Florent is the Co-Founder and COO of Placemeter, a TechStars NY startup that raised close to $8MM to turn any live video feed into data and make cities smarter. Florent's experience includes founding Casahop, another venture-backed social travel company, and leading Business Development and National Sales for Gilt City as it grew from 0 to over 150 employees. Before that, Florent lead Corporate & Business Development as well at Mobile for Hachette Filipacchi Media, a leading magazine publisher.

Florent was educated in France, graduate from Sorbonne University in Law and Sciences Po Paris.