Software Club team

A diverse and experienced team that shares a passion for software & technology

Research Team

Benjamin Forlani

Head of Research

9+ years of experience in Strategy Consulting, including 6 as Project Leader at the Boston Consulting Group in Paris & Tokyo, with a strong focus on strategic due diligence and innovation. Sciences Po Paris graduate (cum laude) in Finance & Strategy.

Lindsay MacDonald

VP - Chief of Staff

5+ years experience in Strategy Consulting at McKinsey & Company, with a strong focus on efficiency and innovation projects. HEC graduate in Strategic Management, and BA (summa cum laude) from the College of William & Mary.

Christine Mikolajuk

Senior Consultant Advisor

6+ years management consulting experience, including at the Boston Consulting Group in the UK and the US. Harvard and Oxford graduate.

Jana Kovacovska

Senior Consultant Advisor

6+ years management consulting experience, including at McKinsey & Company. Columbia graduate and Fulbright Scholar.

Aymeric Grange

Senior Consultant Advisor

6+ years management consulting experience at the Boston Consulting Group in France and the US. HEC graduate in Strategic Management.

Lilas Duvernois

Senior Consultant Advisor

6+ years experience in business research and trend forecasting, including at Uzbeck & Rica. Sciences Po Paris and Oxford graduate.

Aâdil Salhi

Research Analyst

2+ years experience in investment banking, asset management and wealth management, including at multinational banks such as Société Générale, BNP Paribas and ING. Graduated with distinction in Financial Markets & Investments from Skema Business School.

Bryan Krief

Research Analyst

2+ years experience in financial markets, including at BNP Paribas and Oddo BHF. Graduated in Financial Markets & Investments from Skema Business School.

Mickaël Vuong

Junior Research Analyst

L3 student a SKEMA Business School

Benoit Ficheur

Member & Advisor

10+ years experience in Private Equity, with a specific focus on Software & Technology companies. Ex-management consultant at Bain & Co in Paris & San Francisco. HEC graduate.

Joël Lacourte

Member & Advisor

25+ years experience in Private Equity, including multiple investments in Software & Technology. 14 years management consulting experience at the Boston Consulting Group, Mars & Co and Mercer Management Consulting. Ecole Polytechnique and Stanford University MBA graduate.

Product & Research Operations Team

Melanie Ma 🇭🇰

Research Planning Manager

3+ years experience in planning and network operations management.

Ina Durante

Product & Members Satisfaction Manager

3+ years experience in online marketing, product, and content development.

Cess Balbuena

Expert Sourcing Manager

6+ years experience in talent recruitment.

Ami Song

Head of Expert Relations

10+ years experience in research and planning.