Fleur Pellerin founded Korelya Capital in 2016 to invest €100 million in the high tech industry throughout Europe. Korelya Capital has made 12 startup investments incl. Bolt (ex-Taxify), Devialet, Memrise, Bitfury and 12 fund of funds investments.
Before founding Korelya, Pellerin was a civil servant in the French government for four years, most recently as Minister of Culture and Communication. In this role, she focused her cultural work on entrepreneurship and digital including global and European copyright and intellectual property safeguards. Previously, she was Secretary of State for foreign trade and before that, she was Minister of SMEs, Innovation and the Digital Economy.
Fleur is also the president of the International Cannes Series Festival whose first edition will take place from April 4-11 2018 at the Palais des Festivals.The event aims to highlight series from all over the world and to give an international voice to this creative new art form.