Pierre Villeneuve has founded and scaled three companies. He has raised over $30M in VC funding and sold two companies. Pierre has mentored over 40 tech startups, including one unicorn, through MIT and the Consulate General of Canada. Pierre brings his deep knowledge of technology and entrepreneurial leadership to his investing and advisory roles. As a Board Director, CEOs appreciate his ability to advise on both strategy and execution. Pierre has a PhD in Physics from Laval University and was a Research Scientist at MIT where he co-authored 25 patents and 62 articles in refereed scientific journals.
Industry Expertise (2)
VC and Private Equity
Areas of Expertise (6)
Industrial Process Analysis
Universite Laval: Ph.D., Physics 1993
Selected Media Appearances (2)
GelSight Secures $10M in Series B Funding Round
In connection with this financing, GelSight added aviation executive David Hurley, US Navy Vice Admiral David Buss (Ret.), and US Air Force Lieutenant General Judith Fedder (Ret.) to its Board of Directors. Advisor Pierre Villeneuve, PhD, the cofounder of Equity Management Partners, has also joined the company’s Board...
3D Imaging System Innovator GelSight Raises $10M in Series B Funding Round
Cision PR Newswire online
Longtime company advisor Pierre Villeneuve, PhD has also joined the company's Board. Dr. Villeneuve is the cofounder of Equity Management Partners and has over 25 years of experience as a senior business executive and scientist...