Crédit Agricole


Crédit Agricole Group is the leading financial partner to the French economy and one of the largest banking groups in Europe. It is the leading retail bank in Europe as well as the first European asset manager, the first bancassurer in Europe and the third European player in project finance. Built on its strong cooperative and mutual roots, its 142 000 employees and the 31 000 directors of its Local and Regional Banks, Crédit Agricole Group is a responsible and responsive bank serving 51 million customers, 10.5 million mutual shareholders and 1.1 million individual shareholders. In the area of agtech and foodtech, Credit Agricole Group works to accelerate innovation through the Villages by CA network, through investment via its own programs or partner funds, and as a promoter. Crédit Agricole also stands out for its dynamic, innovative corporate social responsibility policy, for the benefit of the economy. This policy is based on a pragmatic approach which permeates across the Group and engages each employee.

Our Sessions

Jun 13, 2023
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Salle : Pas Perdus

Financing and accompanying the emergence: how to prepare your meeting with investors?

Geoffroy Dubus (Demeter, Partner)Thomas Espiard (CapAgro, PDG)Arnaud Rey (Groupe Crédit Agricole, Expert innovation agri & agro)Romain Sautrau (Supernova Invest, Investment Director)
The Credit Agricole Group and a panel of agtech and foodtech investors will present their views on the success factors for each stage of financing a start-up: the different types of investors depending on the maturity of the start-up, the essential elements in the memo, the macroeconomic context, etc. These are all elements that need to be understood in order to succeed in the development of one's company and to support innovation in the service of agriculture and food.