Who is Stéphane Distinguin?


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Stéphane Distinguin is chairman of Cap Digital, a competitiveness cluster dedicated to digital contents and services that includes 800 members.

French entrepreneur and innovation activist, he created the innovation agency FABERNOVEL in 2003. It is based on the conviction that for the digital revolution, associating the two seamingly opposite forces of big industry's impact power and startups' creative agility is an unlimited source of value. 

FABERNOVEL is established in Paris, San Francisco - with its open incubator PARISOMA, New York, Moscow and Lisbon. Beside its consultancy business, FABERNOVEL's mission includes creating startups such as Digitick, af83 or more recently ShareYourOffice and Quantstreams. 

Stéphane Distinguin is also member of the French Digital Council (CNNum) and of the French Industry Council (CNI) and honorary chairman of NUMA. As honorary chairman of NUMA is behind new innovation models like the Cantine network and the accelerator program for star-up named Le Camping.