Yann de Vries
Yann is a Partner at Atomico, based in London, where he focuses on the sourcing, evaluation, negotiation and due diligence of new investment opportunities globally. Yann joined Atomico from Redpoint e.ventures (RPeV), one of the leading venture capital funds in Brazil, where he was a Managing Director and co-founder. Prior to starting RPeV, he spent 5 years as the head of corporate development for Cisco in EMEA and Latin America. Before that, he spent 5 years in Silicon Valley working in venture capital with e.ventures, as a GM for Sonim one of its portfolio companies and as consultant with Bain & Company. Yann began his career in engineering and operations roles with large tech companies across Europe and emerging markets. Yann holds a MSEE from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETH) and an MBA from Harvard Business School.