Welcome Marie Role, Head of Legal, Compliance and Sustainability

Paris, March 6th – Franco-German early-stage venture capital firm specializing in B2B tech startups, Hi Inov Dentressangle, announces the appointment of Marie Role as Head of Legal, Compliance, and Sustainability.

Marie Role, a lawyer by training with a degree in International Business Management from Inseec Paris and a degree in International Business Law from the University of Paris-1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, has over 10 years of experience as a lawyer, specializing in Corporate Law, Private Equity, Compliance, and ESG. She began her career as a lawyer at La Française, then spent two years as a collaborator in the Private Equity department of Jones Day law firm. For over seven years, she worked as a lawyer in the legal department of OFI AM, where she was an expert on ESG topics and a member of the Responsible Finance and CSR Committees.

Marie Role will report directly to Valérie Gombart, co-founder and CEO of Hi Inov. Valérie Gombart is pleased with this new hire, stating, « Hi Inov is expanding its team in 2023 to meet growth opportunities. Marie will particularly reinforce our legal and ESG expertise in response to increasing regulatory requirements. Her arrival fully supports our continuous efforts to promote sustainable investment, particularly by supporting our companies in developing energy-efficient digital applications by design. »