Florian's personal brand is built around entrepreneurship, pluriculturalism & environmental protection. These keywords led him to China's startup ecosystem for the first time in 2010, and most recently to Mobike, where he oversees Global Partnerships and Government Affairs. As the first foreigner in Mobike (employee #37), he internationalized the company by personally launching the service in Singapore, creating partnerships with international brands and opening up markets outside of China, recruiting brilliant talents to fuel Mobike's growth & laying out the entire foundation for international growth. Florian strives in the international start-up ecosystem; In addition to Mobike, he is Co-Director of Shanghai's Startup Grind Chapter & Mentor at Asia's No1 accelerator program Chinaccelerator. Prior to Mobike, he founded and exited WeSmart, an energy management SaaS platform, servicing MNCs in greater China (Coca-Cola, BP Castrol, Michelin, Carrefour, Sephora, etc.), raising 7 million RMB in the company's first round of funding. He graduated with a Post-Master in International Energy Management from Beijing's Tsinghua University & Ecole des Mines de Paris, as well as a Master of Thermodynamics, and a Master of Eco-design & Sustainable Transports from ESTACA. He is fluent in Chinese thanks to ANKI; he's also an INSEAD EMBA candidate.