Hugo has experience advising emerging companies on fundraising events. He has particular expertise in venture capital equity financings.

Before moving to Dubai, he advised start-ups in France in all their legal matters ranging from company creation and pre-litigation intellectual property disputes to fundraising events.

Hugo was also involved in mentoring and advised entrepreneurs in various French incubators and accelerators. He studied finance in addition to law and is passionate about helping the entrepreneurial ecosystem develop.

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Recent Experience

  • Worked on Series B of an e-commerce specialised platform in France.
  • Advised a start-up acting as a platform for the entertainment industry to raise a Series Seed from a number of Business Angels and industry experts.
  • Counselled a digital native vertical brand in all its legal matters from its formation to its current standing as one of the leaders in its market.
  • Helped founders and employees of various French start-ups with stock-options plans.


  • English
  • French


2018 – Master of Laws (LL.M.), UC Berkeley – School of Law

2017 – Master 2 en Droit, Université Paris 2 Panthéon-Assas

2015 – Licence en Droit, Université Paris Nanterre


2019 – Lawyer, California