Arnaud sees people and their creativity as the principal source of transformation. After years of experience at big corporations like Accenture, Unilever, and Coca-Cola, his curiosity pushed him to go his own way and to become an entrepreneur. After founding his own company, he created a new catering concept involving Michelin star chefs and launched a new type of outsourcing model, leveraging the expertise of retired industry experts. Now he has joined Innate Motion, bringing his multidimensional experience in marketing, innovation, and entrepreneurship to the table, adding a deeper human sense to those fields. At Innate Motion, Arnaud has served various companies from high tech to food companies, from global business players to local players in the development world. He has been our main force behind our investment and the launch of Baobab Express, a company that improves mobility in rural Africa through new transportation system. Arnaud is pragmatic and, as such, enjoys pushing strategies towards actionable principles that make them happen.
Aurelia believes every person is a source of inspiration, she is interested in discovering their uniqueness and in creating bridges between people and places. Born in Moldova, she has engaged in social projects since an early age, serving the youth sector for more than eight years. After graduating with a Bachelor’s degree in Finance and working for the Central Bank of Moldova, she moved to Belgium for a Master’s in Economics and Business at the leading university College of Europe. Attracted by the international spirit of Brussels, she stayed working at the European Commission as a consultant for the Research and Innovation grants program. Aurelia speaks seven languages; she is fond of creativity in all forms and counts painting and playing piano as some of her passions.
What she cares most about is contributing to the global struggle for a better world. Constantly enthusiastic and curious by nature, Aurelia is inspired by the appreciation of human values, and by the opportunity to help brands bring out their best and be closer to the people and their needs.