Olivier Vuillod



Paris Tech Studio

Olivier Vuillod is a partner in the Technology Companies Group in Orrick’s Paris office.

Olivier advises startups and high growth technology companies throughout their lifecycle, from formation to financings, mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures, as well as venture and growth capital investors. He has significant cross-border and U.S. transaction experience in venture capital markets. Olivier also advises on complex cross-border M&A transactions in the tech sector. Outside his practice, he lectures on venture capital at the EDHEC Business School. Olivier has worked in Orrick’s Paris, San Francisco and Menlo Park offices.

Olivier’s company-side representations include Aledia, Alice & Bob, Another Brain, Bellman, Dataiku, Finary, Ganymed Robotics, Gatewatcher, Highlife, Murfy, Myr.ai, Payfit, SESAMm, SiPearl, Tehtris, Upowa, Volta Medical, Xelan, XXII, Yescapa.

In addition to his company-side representations, Olivier has represented leading venture capital firms and other strategic investors, including Airbus Ventures, Alven, Astanor, Bpifrance, ETF Partners, Felix Capital, NGP Capital, One Peak, Princeville Capital, Raise Capital, Seedcamp.

Before joining Orrick, Olivier worked in the Corporate department of Gibson Dunn & Crutcher Paris.

  • Companies:

    • 8 Orbit: Seed
    • Aledia: Series C, D
    • Alice & Bob: Series A
    • Another Brain: Seed, Series A
    • Bearer: Seed, Acquisition by Cycode
    • DotFile: Seed
    • Finary Wealth: Series A
    • Ganymed Robotics: Series B
    • Gatewatcher: Series A
    • Glose: Series A, Acquisition by Medium
    • Init ML: Acquisition by Stability AI
    • I-Virtual: Seed
    • Kaliz: Seed, Series A
    • Kraaft: Seed
    • Lovys: Seed, Series A
    • M-iTrust: Seed
    • Metron: Series B
    • Myroffice: Seed
    • Ocus: Series A
    • Orthopus: Seed
    • Plentific Ltd: Series C
    • Plum Energy (Xelan): Acquisition by Octopus Energy
    • Popsink: Seed
    • Prevision.io: Series A, Merger with Density Inc.
    • Proximis: Acquisition by Planet Payment
    • Ringover: Series B
    • Sellsy: Series B
    • SESAMm: Seed, Series A, B, B2
    • SiPearl: Series A
    • Skeat
    • Socium: Seed
    • Splitted-Desktop Systems: Acquisition by ITReniew
    • Tehtris: Series B
    • Vizcab.io: Series A
    • UpOwa: Series A
    • Volta Medical: Seed, Series A, B
    • XXII Group: Series A
    • Yescapa: Merger with Goboony
    • Youmatter: Acquisition by KissKissBankBank


    • Airbus Ventures: C12 Quantum Electronics (Seed), Rubix Senses & Instrumentation (Series A)
    • A/O PropTech: Saqara - ex AOS (Series A)
    • EDF Pulse Holding: ITK (Series A), Permettez Moi De Construire (Series A), Masteos (Series A Extension)
    • Eurazeo: Swapp (Series A)
    • FundersClub: Spendesk (Series C)
    • Garena Ventures Private Limited: PopScreen Game (Series A)
    • Goodwater Capital: Sherwood (Series A)
    • Griffin Gaming Partners: Million Victories (Seed, Series A)
    • Janngo Capital Partners: Fleeti (Seed), Sabi (Series B), Maka (Pre-seed), Twende (Pre-seed), Susu (Series A)
    • Kärcher New Venture GmbH: Mysoda Oy
    • Maersk Growth: Spacefill (Series A), Nabu (Seed)
    • Nokia Growth Partners Capital: Spacefill (Series A), Shippeo (Series B)
    • One Peak Partners: Deepki (Series C), Lucca (Series A)
    • Pale Blue Dot: Agroleague (Seed), Green Got (Seed), Waste X (Seed), Pelikan Mobility (Seed)
    • Princeville Capital: EcoVadis (Series C)
    • Raise Capital: Courbet (Series A), Stonal (Series B), Helios.do (Seed), Lixo (Seed)
    • Salesforce Ventures: OpenClassrooms (Series C)
    • Seedcamp Limited: Rayon (Seed), Flagcat (Pre-Seed), Futures Factory (Seed)
    • VNV Global: BlaBlaCar (Bridge)