Xavier
Niel

Xavier Niel is an established venture capitalist and founder and vice president of Iliad/Free, which sells unlimited calls, texts and Internet for half the price of France's other three telecom networks. He recently launched Station F, the largest startup incubator worldwide.
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ABOUT Xavier

  • Owner, Monaco Telecom and Orange Switzlerland

  • Founder, Kima Ventures

  • Controlling interest in Le Monde

PRAISE FOR Xavier

  • “Niel is France’s most influential technology entrepreneur, an opportunistic, controversial visionary whose low-cost Internet service provider and mobile network have made the Internet affordable for millions of French consumers.”

    Kevin O'Brien

    The New York Times