CEO & Co-Founder
Laetitia is the CEO and product designer of myBlee Math. Laetitia has been working in the education industry for the past 20 years. She taught mathematics and stats in secondary schools and MBA, in France and in the UK, before launching her first education-based business. She founded Les Cours Marcel in 2007, an after-school academic support program for children and young adults which built a strong reputation in Paris for its pedagogy. Laetitia is passionate about education but also technologically savvy. When she discovered the iPad, she immediately saw the potential of this device to teach math in primary school, and she founded myBlee Math in 2011. Laetitia is a recognized expert on education and EdTech, having authored and edited school textbooks and co-wrote the Digital National Council report on digital education (France). She is also a mentor at SchooLab (start-ups accelerator in French Grandes Ecoles), a founding member of AFINEF (french equivalent of UK BESA), a member of IADAS (International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences), a board member @ed21 (French EdTech accelerator in Paris). Laetitia Grail is also currently part of the jury at start-up/digital events such as the Lovie Awards 2014 and the Zee Entrepreneur 2015. She is member of the counseling board for Lagardère Group, in charge of sustainable and digital education.
CTO & Co-Founder
Samuel is myBlee’s technical director. Passionate about technology and the creation of innovative products, Samuel started developing at the young age of seven. At age 27, he became the CTO of Allociné, where he developed the site by introducing new digital media (mobile, web, and television), until it reached 220 million page views per month. Samuel and Laetitia’s meeting was vital for the foundation of myBlee, which they established in July 2011. Together, they combined Samuel’s technical realization with Laetitia’s educational ambitions, to create a cutting-edge application for tablets. Samuel, enthusiastic about the development of new technology, works everyday towards the integration of the latest technologies that allow for the advancement of interactive pedagogy in a mobile format.
COO & Co-Founder
Jean-Sébastien is the Chief Officer of Operations, Finance, and North American Business Development. With degrees in engineering and math, Jean-Sébastien previously worked for 13 years at Booz, Allen, Hamilton – a leading strategy consultant – in 30+ countries on four continents. As Principal of the global Telecom, Media and Technology department, Jean-Sébastien built strong expertise in crafting and implementing growth strategies as well as in mergers & acquisitions, with a focus on the digital economy. Jean-Sébastien is also a marathon runner and mountain climber, and the happy father of three children.
Anne-Sophie is in charge of communication strategy and digital and field marketing. She has a strong expertise in acquisition, retention, customer experience and visibility techniques both in Europe and North America. She worked in global companies such as EMC and Adobe but also at Neolane, strong startup specialized in Digital Marketing software. For her, as a mum of 2 children aged 4 and 8 years old, it’s a plus for better understand parents needs for educational applications.