Our Team


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Thomas d'halluin

Thomas is the CEO of the fund’s U.S. management company, where he leads U.S. venture investments for Airbus Ventures activities. The fund is based in Silicon Valley, with interest in astro-aero startups globally. With an Airbus tenure of fifteen years...read more

François Auque 

François is the Chairman of the Board of the fund’s General Partner entity, based in Paris, France. He leads European venture investments. Prior to Airbus Ventures, François was a member of the Executive Committee of Airbus Group, as Executive Vice President of Space Systems...read more


Anabelle Oliveira 

Anabelle is an Investment Partner based in Paris, France. A longtime employee at Airbus Defense and Space, she structured large projects on the finance and legal side and led corresponding negotiations. This includes projects like Paradigm and OneWeb...read more


Matthieu repellin

Matthieu is an Investment Partner, based in Paris, France. He joined Airbus in 2013 as Senior Manager with Corporate Strategy, advising on future trends and emerging technologies. In 2016, Matthieu was based in the Silicon Valley, building relationships with the American startup ecosystem for the Airbus innovation outpost...read more


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Lewis Pinault

Dr. Lewis Pinault is a Venture Partner based in Tokyo and Silicon Valley, building a strong portfolio of pioneering technology startup companies that span across Asia and the globe, with a special interest in science-driven opportunities...read more

Luka Tomljenovic

Luka is an Investment Partner at Airbus Ventures. Prior to joining the fund, Luka was manager of corporate development at Delphi, where he gained experience in financial planning, analysis, and business development...read more


Julien Etaix

Julien is an Investment Partner and Portfolio Manager based in Silicon Valley. Prior to joining Airbus, Julien was an Investor at J.P. Morgan Asset Management, where he oversaw multi asset-class investments within advisory and... read more