The executive team

At the root of Kardinal, three mathematics, technology and logistics enthusiasts whose ambition is to revolutionize tomorrow’s Supply Chain.

Jonathan Bouaziz, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and co-founder

As a logistics expert with a passion for technology, Jonathan has acquired substantial experience in transport issues. He founded Kardinal in 2015 with the ambition of creating the first continuous route optimization solution for the supply chain to meet the new needs of the market.

Hugo Farizon, Chief Technical Officer (CTO) and co-founder

With a strong technical background from the Ecole des Mines de Nantes, Hugo started his career as a LeadDev at BENSE and Augusta Reeves. As an entrepreneur, he co-founded several startups in the video game industry before co-founding Kardinal with Jonathan and Cédric.

Cédric Hervet, Chief Product Officer (CPO) and co-founder

With a PhD in Mathematics, Cédric began his career as Head of Data Science at NP6, where he oversaw product strategy and managed a team of 20 Data Scientists. At Kardinal, he relies on his skills in Operations Research to design the intelligent systems that will optimize the Supply Chain of tomorrow.

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Denis Collin, Chief Operating Officer (COO)

With over 20 years of experience in management positions, Denis has worked in both established organizations and successful startups: Alcatel, Nokia, Kiwee, IBM Software and Criteo. After 3 years at Criteo, he decided to join Kardinal to support its internationalization and accelerate its development.

Perrine Texier, Chief Marketing Officer (CMO)

Starting her career as a Data Scientist, Perrine then switched to marketing at Argus de la Presse/Cision France. After 4 and a half years at this software publisher dedicated to public relations, she chose to join the Kardinal adventure in 2019 to drive the entire marketing strategy of the startup.

Louis Alexandre

Louis-Alexandre Vissian, Head of Solution Engineering

With over 15 years of experience in managing Data Transformation projects for various industries, Louis-Alexandre is passionate about unlocking the value of data. After 4 years as Chief Data Officer at AXA Italy, he moved towards start-up adventures and join Kardinal to develop the Solution Engineering services to support its growth.

Meet the whole team

Our team is our greatest pride. Today, Kardinal is a team of more than 30 experts, united around a project and common values.

Guillaume, Lead R&D Engineer

Frédéric, R&D Engineer

Matthieu, Lead Back-End Developer

Alexandre, Back-End Developer

Hyoseok, R&D Engineer

Camille, Front-End Developer

Hélène de Taillac Kardinal

Hélène, Content Manager

Clémentine, R&D Engineer

Alexandre, Back-End Developer

Michael, Lead Front-End Developer

Cyrille, Lead Quality Analyst

Mehdi, Customer Success Manager

Olivier, Back-End Developer


Louis, Front-End Developer


Rémi, DevOps


John, Solution Engineer


Fabrice, Product Designer

Adrien Charaix Kardinal

Adrien, Product Manager

Simon, Event Marketing Manager

Maxime, Front-End Developer

Rémi, R&D Engineer

Séverine Tezier Kardinal

Séverine, Customer Success Manager

Patricia Correa Kardinal

Patricia, Account Executive

Jérémy, Growth Marketing Manager

Damien Birtel

Damien, Back-End Developer

Théo Michallet

Théo, Solution Engineer

Hortense Le Fèvre

Hortense, Talent Manager

Nhan Nguyen

Nhan, Front-End Developer

Sirine Siala

Sirine, Quality Analyst

Théo Michallet

Théo, Solution Engineer

Théo Michallet

Théo, Solution Engineer

Hortense Le Fèvre

Hortense, Talent Manager

Our experts in the spotlight

Meet our talented employees and discover their unique backgrounds and exciting jobs!

Our Advisors

David Binks

With over 35 years of experience, David Binks is a recognized leader in the Logistics industry. Former President of FedEx in Europe and CEO of TNT following the acquisition by FedEx.

Pascal Boris

With 40 years of experience in investment banking, notably as CEO of BNP Paribas UK & Switzerland, Pascal Boris is now a Business Angel and supports startups in their development.

Christophe Chausson

As a pioneer in capital raising in France, Christophe Chausson has over 30 years of experience in venture capital. Founder and CEO of Chausson Finance, he is the Business of over 140 companies.

Bertrand Diard

As a serial entrepreneur, Bertrand Diard was co-founder and CEO of Talend. He is Partner at Serena Capital and help to launch Data Venture, the 1st European fund dedicated to data and AI.

Philippe Hemard

After 17 years at Amazon, notably as Vice President Logistics Europe, Philippe Hemard founded his own consulting company and teaches Supply Chain Management at university.

David Taieb

After founding a holding familiale company, David Taieb created BT Immo Group, specialized in real estate investment and promoter of the e-Valley project, the largest e-logistics park in Europe.