Data constitució empresa: 19/04/2016

Web: under construction (www.draagu.com was bought)

Sector: Internet / Apps

Descripció: I belong to the accelerator program Founder's Institute which help moving forward on this start-up program and present me to investors

DRAAGU provide a direct access to unpublished images existing in people’s smartphones.

1.000.000 Million images shot every year
Only 0,07% accessible in image stock
Less In/on developing countries

Images are perfect for Brands and Medias
That need to engage with their community

Difficult to identify & acquire manage privacy retrieve copyright of images from Social Network

DRAAGU proposition:
USERS MAKE MONEY selling with no effort images they forgot in their smartphones

- access UNDISCLOSED & TRUE images not available elsewhere
- ENGAGE DIRECTLY with a crowd, segmented in communities, through images
- create ON DEMAND image STOCK with no serveurs

Empresa constituïda per:


Key skills
 Important knowledge of the urban, modern, fast moving Africa through long term in depth investigations the last 8 years

 Fundraising, structuring a project and managing a team of diverse expertise to tackle an issue
 - Creating contents as well as their diffusion channels to match each audience with impact  Leadership, capacity to make connection between different environments (media, industry, art…) to propose new understanding or approach of issues
 - Capable of adjusting fast to cultural change: has lived long in 4 countries (France, US, Spain, Italy), and done assignment in over 25 countries.
 - 4 languages speaker: English, French Italian fluent; Spanish good.

 World Press Photo; daily life single (2010)
 Getty Grant award / editorial photography (2011)
 Innovation in Development Reporting Grant from the European Journalism Center (2014) / Nikon Bourse du Talent Reportage (2012)
 EF Magnum Fondation Nomination (2011)
 Centre National du Cinema, Grant for Creation (2010)

2010-2014 COLLATERAL CREATIONS (co-Founder & CEO)
a production agency of documentary and artistic content merging expertise and visual creativity. We help create meaning and better understanding of nuances on complex issues. We work with international organisations, public institutions, NGOs…

Since 2011 STUDIOFLY (co-Founder)
One of the french top five photo and video making company using aerial drones. 5 drones from Octo to quadcopter or Zepelin producing 4K videos with best cameras.

Since 2005 PHOTOJOURNALIST (freelance)
among the best ones in Europe. Working with El Pais Semanal, LeMonde, The Guardian, l'Espresso, Newsweek...

2001-2004 Bank executive (France / Italy / Netherlands)
Worked as an executive in a finance specialized consulting company. Was an expert in Credit risk intelectually very exciting had no passion for it and resigned when my boss proposed me to follow him after a spin off. Was following photography in parallel, and porducing my first reportage from 6 to 9 am…

Master degree in Environmental science in one of the best Italian engineering school

1996-2000 ECOLE CENTRALE LYON (France)
Engineering college Master degree in one of the top five French engineering school

1995 Germantown High School (USA)
High School degree after having spent 1 year in Germantown, small town of Wisconsin