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ODDO BHF Young entrepreneurs Awards

Recognising, supporting and celebrating YOUNG ENTREPRENEURS



Shining a spotlight on the most promising incubated startups across France and Switzerland

The ODDO BHF Young Entrepreneurs Awards programme (OYEA) aims to guide and support the winning startups through financial assistance and coaching from ODDO BHF Group experts and other specialists: experienced entrepreneurs, business angels, media partners...
In 2023, four startups were rewarded for their vision, audacity and culture of innovation at Station F in front of a panel of 350 guests. Congratulations to Circul’Egg, ClearSpace, Fullsoon and Nelson!

Key figures 2023

150 applying startups

4 winners

10 support programmes
for finalists

110 jury members

26 partner incubators


ODDO BHF Young Entrepreneurs Awards. Talent, revealed.



Rewards the most disruptive startup for its ability to stay ahead of the game thanks to its advanced problem-solving capabilities.


Social Impact

Rewards a project for its social and/or environmental commitment and whose business model is designed to address current issues with measurable impact.



Rewards a young startup demonstrating a high potential for future success.


Public Award

Rewards the startup selected by the audience present at the Awards ceremony, out of the ten final pitching entrepreneurs.


Jury’s Award

Rewards the favorite startup of our final jury. The prize will be awarded to the most appealing project to this demanding panel.



A check worth between €5,000 and €20,000 depending on the award.


A personalised coaching in wealth structuring and investment by ODDO BHF Private Banking experts.


A one-year dedicated mentoring programme and privileged access to the ODDO BHF network, which includes major organisations such as BPI and France Fintech.

Media exposure

An increased visibility thanks to multiple media relays around the Awards, including a podcast or an interview with one of our media partners.


Privileged access to the entire ODDO BHF network, including certain clients and potential investors.

Jury final

Catherine Barba Chiaramonti

Entrepreneur & business angel

Co-founder & CEO of Envi

Michael Benabou

Business Angel

President of Financière Saint James

Co-founder of Vente Privée

Thierry Dassault

Investor & Entrepreneur

Deputy General Manager of Dassault Group

Valentine de Lasteyrie

CEO of Albingia

Partner and managing director of Fiblac

Co-founder of SISTA

Partner incubators

They talk about us


Article of 06/02/2023

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B Smart

TV program Smart Bourse of 03/03/2023

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BFM Business

TV program Good Morning Business of 03/03/2023 (starting from 12’26)

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J’aime les startups

Article of 01/31/2023

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Les Echos Entrepreneurs

Article of the 02/28/2023

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