Alice Besomi

Senior Associate

When I was 27 my husband and I decided to leave our home-country, friends, family and professional networks to write the new chapter of our life in Asia. A big leap of faith that resonates when I hear founders’ story and venturing out of your comfort zone.

If you were to start a company, what values would you build it on?

Transparency and communication – Empowering your people – Dedication and team work

What do you like the most about what you do?

Every single meeting with founders is a learning opportunity.

About Alice

Prior to joining Jungle Ventures Alice spent 4 years as an Associate at Paris-based Venture Firm A Plus Finance where she helped digital French startups grow and expend in Europe. In this role she executed about 15 deals in e-commerce and software such as Weezevent (online ticketing, acquired by Vente Privée), Cheerz (photo app, acquired by CEWE), AlephD (acquired by AOL). Prior to this, she has been involved in several fundraising projects for startups, in France and HK and worked as a strategic marketing analyst at Altran France. She holds a Master in BA from Paris Dauphine University and Sciences Po Lille and spent a year at the University of Quebec in Montreal.