Alex Ouimet-Storrs is the Managing Director for Europe at Solvay Ventures.
He began his career at Air Liquide in Paris where he spent 5 years working notably as an Industrial Risk Specialist and Energy Manager for Europe, where he was responsible for optimizing over 800 MW of cogeneration assets.
Following Air Liquide, Alex joined Truffle Capital in 2011 as an Investment Director for the Energy branch of investing which consisted of investing in renewable power generation, energy services companies, materials, internet of things, agriculture and notably next generation chemistry. He was promoted Partner in 2014 and managed a portfolio of 11 companies, has piloted several exits including Actility, Dymeo, ACERDE and Dietswell.
Alex holds a Master’s degree in Chemical Engineering from McGill University (Canada). He co-founded two startups in Canada, one of which won the Quebecois Entrepreneurship Prize in 2005.