The Innovaud team includes 17 people based in our offices in Lausanne. Our expertise and network of specialists are at the service of foreign and Vaud-based innovative companies.

Patrick Barbey


Lara Schneiter

Executive assistant

Yuliya Blaser

Head of Investment

Kai Snellink

Head of Business Intelligence

Frédéric Dubois

Senior Investment Officer
Engineering & Cleantech

Frédéric Reymond

Senior Investment Officer
Life Sciences & FoodTech

Jean-Michel Stauffer

Innovation advisor
Industry, Microtechnology & cleantech

Charlotte Ducrot

Key account manager
Scaleups & Growth

Caroline Schwarz

Key account manager
Scaleups & Growth

Yohann Perron

Innovation advisor
ICT & digital

François Capel

Innovation Advisor
Life Sciences and Nutrition

Herminie Carmona de Arcos

Real estate manager

Tamara Megert

Project assistant

Alexis Bittar

Project Assistant

Arnaud Croisier

Project manager
SyNNergy program

Daniela Valiani

Head of finance

Samuel Calani

Head of communications

Leah Szkielko

Head of Events