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  • Mr Philippe Huberdeau
    Secretary General
    Scale-Up Europe


Secretary General of Scale-Up Europe, an initiative launched by President Emmanuel Macron to accelerate the growth of innovation and to consolidate the technological sovereignty of Europe : « The objective is to build 10 European tech champions worth more than euro 100bn by 2030 ». Passionate about international business development, with an extensive track record in European affairs. Strong believer in the huge untapped potential in private-public co-operation to boost transnational trade, investment and innovation. Previously, I organized the G7 Summit in Biarritz in 2019, and also worked at the French foreign ministry as well as the European Commission.