After almost 10 years in the industry and 13 years working as Technology Transfer Officer and Technology Transfer Manager, Marc legal is now establishing a start-up based on an academic technology.
His working life started with the French gas industry in 1994, before entering the academic – industry technology transfer world at the Technology Transfer Officer for Institut National des Sciences Appliqués (INSA).
He established the Société d’Accélération du Transfert de Technologie (SATT), which is regional TTO for the urban regions of Lyon and Saint-Etienne, comprising 140,000 students. In charge of invention disclosure, IP rights, Proof of Concept Fund, licensing and start-up set-up, Marc was SATT CEO from end 2013 till September 2016.
He is currently developing a project of start-up creation based on academic research.