As a computer engineer and graduate of HEC, Clément has held multiple management and business development positions in major companies such as Ubisoft, Kalisto, Wanadoo Edition and Oberon Media. Since 2010, Clément has anticipated new uses of videogames, particularly in the field of training and identifies games as a powerful learning vector: Manzalab was created!
Clément was able to develop an organization that is now a recognized powerhouse in its market, based on its signature values: vision, authenticity, passion for innovation and the pleasure of working with talented people in a pleasant and fun environment.
As the two times French Champion of Diplomacy, a strategy board game, Clément, together with Vincent Berlioz, brainstorms the optimal strategies to promote Manzalab in France and abroad.
A graduate in Decorative Arts in Paris (ENSAD) with 20 years of interactive experience, Vincent specializes in business management and production of large-scale digital projects. He is the founder of multiple companies and held the position of Managing Director of Wanadoo Edition, the videogame subsidiary of the France Telecom group, where he led large teams.
Along with Clément Merville, in 2010 he foresaw the emergence of the serious games market and brought to Manzalab his expertise in the production and people management. Together they form a complementary duo driven by a shared passion for games and digital innovation.
Samy graduated from the Institute of Political Studies of Aix en Provence in 1997 and is a "serial entrepreneur" in the world of videogames and new technologies in the broad sense. After 3 years at Electronic Arts in Ireland, he joined Manzalab in 2016 as Business Development Manager. With his entrepreneurial experience and undisputed talents as a versatile and philanthropical manager, Samy became Director of Operations in 2018 to support Manzalab and its talents in their meteoric growth.
The story goes that he met Clément Merville in the early 1990s at the final of the French Diplomacy Championships!
A graduate of ISART Digital, Jérôme graduated with a masters degree in computer engineering. After gaining early experience at Compagnie des Alpes, he joined Manzalab in 2014. He first served as a gameplay developer before giving full rein to his natural sales abilities. Jérôme joined the Business Development team in 2016.
A geek at heart, this hedonist who's passionate about travel and gastronomy is also a hard worker with innate leadership skills. This is why today he assumed the task of BD manager to apply his technical skills to assist in understanding the needs of our customers.
As the holder of a master's degree in marketing from the La Rochelle business school and an MBA in videogame management, Sylvian is passionate about designing intelligent games and innovative experiences. After gaining experience in sectors as varied as banking or aeronautics, he joined Manzalab in 2015 as a project manager. This avid gamer is always calm and focused - two essential qualities considering he's now in charge of production management for the Paris teams at Manzalab.
After an intensive foundation degree in art school, he holds a digital production license and a master's degree in project management and marketing from IIM. Robin is a hard worker and a lover of fine food, travel and discoveries. He does everything to the maximum: after being a commis chef in a London restaurant, he became a manager less than one year later.
After entering Manzalab as an intern in February 2017, he became a project manager in October the same year. This accomplished sportsman is now in charge of the Customer Satisfaction Managers team, ensuring an always harmonious relationship with Teemew Mobile customers.
A graduate of SKEMA business school (1995), Gildas first worked in Gabon in the CFAO group. On his return from Africa, he joined the Canon France group and then Canon Europe, in Paris, Amsterdam and finally London, where he spent 7 years from 2009 to 2016. First as Marketing Director and then Sales Director, he notably manages partnerships with the company's biggest European customers.
In 2016, he left Canon and Europe to settle in Singapore where he began an Executive MBA at INSEAD from which he graduated in December 2017.
Gildas joined Manzalab in 2018 to head up the group's development in Asia. He manages the Singapore branch office of Manzalab.
After arriving in France from her native Algeria in 2011 to continue her studies, Hadjila obtained a Management degree, a Master's 1 in Marketing and finally a Master's 2 specializing in Management Control and Organizational Audit, Management Control and Finance in 2016.
In the same year, she joined Manzalab, where she is now Head of Financial Management. Passionate about figures and pâtisserie, she applies her proverbial thoroughness in the service of essential tasks: supervision of accounting, production of financial "reports" and participation in administrative management.
Holder of a DESS in Communication, Network, Imaging from the University of Paris-Est and a master's degree in computer science, Aurélien specializes in the creation of 3D engines. His vast experience in game production acquired at Visual Impact makes him a specialist in virtual reality and real-time multiplatform 3D displays.
He joined Manzalab from its inception and was even our first employee! He then directed IT development and is now head of the Aix studio at Manzalab that designs virtual & augmented reality productions.
After obtaining a Bachelor of Art in Graphic Design, where she devoted herself fully to her passion for graphic design and illustration, Élisabeth continued her training with a Master's degree in Design Management from the School of Design Nantes Atlantique. She specializes in supporting companies in designing and deploying their brand identity. After gaining varied experience at a communication agency, she joined Manzalab in 2015. Élisabeth manages and supervises all communication, graphic design and innovative digital experience projects.
As the holder of an IUT in information technology from the University of Pau and the Adour Region, followed by a professional degree in multimedia development, Etienne is passionate about software development and engineering.
After 15 years of experience in the world of software publishing, he decided to join Manzalab in 2018 to devote himself fully to operational management of development teams. Passionate about modern techniques and new technologies, he supports developers in software developments, implementation of tools and compliance with best practices.
A graduate in Psychopathology and Social Psychology, Stéphane first worked in the videogame industry. In 2005, he joined Orange as a business developer specializing in exploring emerging technologies and new uses. Then, in 2010, at Orange Content's innovation hub, he conducted many experiments in immersive technologies, conversational interfaces and new content formats. Excited by his ambition to make Teemew VR a multimodal platform covering both mobile and immersive uses, this gourmet food lover who's also passionate about role-playing games and series joined Manzalab in 2018 as Product Director.
A graduate in Modern Languages, Nicolas has worked for 25 years in the audiovisual sector as a writer, director and editor. As a director of institutional films and a screenwriter for films and series, he has participated in multiple collective works in cinema. As the co-author with Arnaud Balvay of the book John Ford et les Indiens, he lectures on the great classics of the silver screen at ESG, where he also teaches the history of cinema in the MBA in Audiovisual Production. He joined Manzalab in 2016 to take care of the scriptwriting and editorial design of all experiences.
Julien has been passionately dedicated to new organizational and learning practices for 22 years. With a master's degree in computer science, hypermedia and digital cartography, this visionary is completely dedicated to the Web and in 1995 founded Atcom multimedia, one of the first “web agencies” in France. In 2001 at Unilog, he co-founded H2H, a creator of collaborative solutions for the banking sector and pharmaceutical industry. In 2006, he led the design, production and deployment of customized training systems with the construction of Unilog's offerings in e-learning, blended learning and serious games (CGI).
David started his professional career at a very young age. Self-taught with an eclectic and atypical path, he learned on the ground, developed his managerial and technical skills and quickly climbed the career ladder. In a career of 25 years, he has assumed the roles of trainer, manager, technical engineer, production manager, CIO, CCO, COO and CEO.
To develop his expertise, both in the field of customer relations and information systems, in 2016 he decided to pursue the Executive program at EM Normandie from which he graduated two years later.
This theater enthusiast, author and stage director in his spare time has for a long time directed the amateur theater company that he created when he was 17 years old in which he has trained many actors.
In 2018, he joined Manzalab as Director of Information Systems.
An engineer educated at ENSIIE, Grégory Fabre is a serial entrepreneur in new technologies and media. Alternately director of SSII, CIO of Transfert.net magazine, and director of software projects at Matignon for two years, he's a specialist in information systems security.
This rock fan is also the co-founder of Terra eco magazine, a general public pioneer in sustainable development, and teaches a Master 2 in "Law and new technologies" at the University of Nanterre.
In 2017, he founded Cyberzen, an IT security audit and consultancy firm, which in the same year joined Manzalab as a subsidiary specialized in cybersecurity training and communication.
An engineer educated at CNAM, Jean-Philippe got started in training and system and network administration until becoming the ISSM of large international groups. Passionately concerned about security, he is regularly published in technical journals such as MISC or Linux Magazine, was director of the French-speaking open school for six years and regularly attends conferences on security and free software. Winner of the 2017 ISSM Grand Prize as Information System Security Manager at DSI Orange Group, this serial web entrepreneur cofounded Cyberzen in 2019.
As a designer for 30 years, Jean-Yves embraces creation in all its forms, from product design to visual and sound design. As a graduate in Applied Arts in Paris (ENSAAMA), he has headed up numerous projects in design management, notably for Maserati, Bentley Motors, Focal, Habitat and Château Cheval Blanc. He is also the creator of Cotoons and creative director of Elipson. He now leads teams of designers and graphic designers, in product collection strategy, brand positioning, and design benchmarks.
Stéphanie holds a doctorate in biotechnology therapeutics and worked for a time in the academic world. Subsequently, in multiple start-ups and a consulting firm, she satisfied her appetite for collaboration on a European scale, coordination of international public or private partners, searching for complementary know-how and financing.
This curious and dynamic science enthusiast joined Manzalab in October 2016. She manages R&D and innovation projects in which Manzalab is involved as a coordinator or partner.
As the holder of a master's degree from ESC Rennes and an MBA from Wake Forest University - Babcock Graduate School of Management (USA), Valérie Radelet worked for 15 years at Ubisoft Entertainment, first as a videogame project manager, then as a manager of the “Development of training contents” department of the publisher. She has originated many projects in all kinds of media.
In 2011, she joined Manzalab as a project manager, then a production manager. As such, she was one of the very first Manzalab employees! She is now Director of Customer Relations.
As a 2003 graduate of ISART Digital, the School of Videogames and 3D Animation, Martin managed the graphic production of numerous videogames in all types of media at Visual Impact for 10 years.
He joined Manzalab in 2011 and since then has used his vast experience in digital image technologies to great effect for our company. This hockey fan also loves the sun: Martin now brings all of his creative talents and technical expertise to the Aix studio in Manzalab that he co-directs with his friend Aurélien Lévêque.
A graduate of the Olivier de Serres school, Antoine Vivet started his career in communication and branding. He directed two award-winning short films and then moved naturally into web design, motion design and UX design. In 2000, he became creative director at Babel@Stal and supervised a team of 20 designers. In 2004, he created the LONGUE-VUE agency with solid client references such as RATP, Orange R&D, the Palace of Versailles, etc.
Since then, Antoine has cultivated his constantly renewed vision of usage issues in designing interfaces with innovative technologies. In 2019, he joined Manzalab to put all his know-how and his perfect mastery of audiovisual technologies to work in the development of innovative and immersive projects.
As a 1997 graduate of a DESS (Master 2) in Computer Science and Information Technology, Emmanuel has dedicated his career to innovation. As the co-founder and co-director of 3 start-ups in the mobility and videogame sector, as an expert at Cap Digital for several years, he decided to join Manzalab in 2017 to devote himself to this new form of communication and training that gave birth to virtual reality and by extension, mixed reality. Emmanuel is today a VR specialist, taking care of both the technical follow-up of customers, upgrades and mechanical and technology watch.
At Manzalab, digital creation professions of all types are represented.
Our creative and technical teams produce projects in their entirety from design to delivery.
Pedagogy, scripts, game rules, graphic design and programming are performed hand in hand, ensuring the success of each project.