Sébastien VIDEMENT, PDG Meritis

Profil linkedin de Sébasatien Videment

Founder & CEO

Sébastien is a graduate of ENSAM (Arts et Métiers ParisTech).

He started his career in 2003 as a Business Engineer and progressively moved up to the position of Agency Manager and then Agency Director.

In 2007, driven by a strong conviction and a clear vision of the consulting market, Sébastien decided to create Meritis.

Adrien Becker

Director of Operations

Adrien started his career with Ernst & Young in audit and consulting for asset managers. He then worked for asset managers in the front office on the fund management side and in the trading room on the sale of financial products.

He joined Meritis in 2011 and successively held the positions of Business Engineer, Branch Manager, then Director of Meritis Finance in 2018. In 2022, Adrien becomes Director of Operations, in charge of the development of all Meritis entities.

Adrien graduated from IESEG Lille (Master’s in Finance).

Eric Varache

HR director

Eric started his career at BHV (Galeries Lafayette Group) as a Human Resources Manager before being put in charge of Recruitment and Training at Hachette Livre. He then managed Human Resources and Communications at Cushman & Wakefield (architecture and engineering construction projects) before taking charge of Human Resources at the ABILWAYS Group.

Eric is a graduate of CIFFOP, Paris Assas (Law & Economics)

Marie Jacquot

Regional Sales Manager – Assistant to the Director of Operations

Marie began her career at Meritis in 2013 as a recruitment officer. In 2016, she was appointed Human Resources Manager of Meritis Finance and then the Group’s HR Director. In 2023, Marie becomes Regional Sales Director to take charge of the development and management of Meritis agencies in the regions.

Marie is a graduate of the School of Practical Psychologists and from the University of Saint Andrews (Master’s in HR Management).

Cyrille Deliry

Administrative and Financial Director

Cyrille began his career as a Financial Controller at Thales before becoming a restructuring consultant at Akeance Consulting and then Manager in “Evaluation/Transaction services” at Sorgem Evaluation. In 2015, he was the Financial Director of YellowKorner before joining Meritis in 2019.

Cyrille graduated from the Université Paris-Dauphine (Business Finance & Financial Engineering)

Renaud Deconde

Director of Information Systems and Consulting Services

Renaud has 30 years of varied experience in the IT world where he has worked in many different fields: Developer, Integrator, DBA, Technical Architect, Consultant, Manager, Department Director, etc. Renaud worked at Sopra Steria, Capgemini, Accenture, Wavestone and then for a long time at Orange where he ended up as director of a hosting department. Renaud joined Meritis in 2022 as CIO and then Director of IS and Consulting Offers.

Renaud is a graduate of UNSA (MIAGE)

The Technical Board

The Technical Board is composed of a core group of five experts whose role is to:

  • advise the Management on the strategic orientations based on their expertise
  • create and coordinate the activity of the Competence Centres

Gaëtan Eleouet

Senior Developer / Tech Lead and Software Engineering Community Manager

Gaëtan started his career working on graphical interfaces in Java in the industry and then in trading rooms where he consolidated the professional aspects of development for large financial groups. He now teaches at an engineering school and likes to call himself a ‘Senior Software Engineer – and Craftsman’.

Gaëtan is a graduate of ENSEEIHT (Computer Science and Applied Mathematics).


Gaël Dupire

Senior Developer and Cloud Community Manager

Gaël started his career as a Software Consultant before becoming a Senior Software Development Engineer at Société Générale (SGCIB). He joined Meritis ten years ago.

Gaël is a graduate of the UTC (University of Technology -Doctorate in Applied Mathematics).

Cyril Dupouey

MOA and Project Manager & Finance Community Manager

A former hedge fund trader, Cyril trained on the “Research & Strategies” desk within the Equity Derivaties trading room of BNP Paribas (Paris and London). For more than 10 years, Cyril has been assisting major Corporate and Investment Banks in their IT projects related to financial markets: SGCIB New York, Dexia Brussels, Natixis and CACIB.

Cyril graduted from the University of Clermont-Ferrand (Management of Financial Products and Markets).

Abdelwahab Touil

Senior Data & Cloud Engineer and Big Data Community Manager

Abdelwahab started his career at an insurance software company where he worked on health insurance projects as a data miner and then as an architect. Passionate about the world of data and artificial intelligence algorithms, he completed a specialised Master’s degree on Big Data (NoSQL, machine learning, data viz, Spark, Hadoop, etc.).

Abdelwahab graduated from the University of Poitier and the University of Troyes (Master’s in Business Intelligence and Master’s in Big Data).