TechSpin: What's French for "Entrepreneur"?

Dreyfuss, Joel
January 2008
Red Herring;1/28/2008, p1
Trade Publication
The article discusses the highlights of the Red Herring France conference held in Lyon, France. Particular focus is given on an email message purported to be an explanation of how trader Jérème Kerviel managed to fool his employers at Société Générale. According to Jean-Bernard Guerrée, of Avise Partners, entrepreneurs are not heroes in France. Eddie Misrahi of the Association Française des Investisseurs en Capital said changes in French law could increase the flow of private funds into ventures.


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