Charles Henri Hirsch


Chairman of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in defence of shareholders’ rights




In 2017, Charles Henri Hirsch co-founded the company and was elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Since 1989, Charles Henri has served as chairman of Eurostep Holdings, which has operations in asset management, private equity investment, and natural gas production.

Prior to Eurostep Holdings, Mr Hirsch worked as a research assistant for NASA and served in the French Special Forces (1er RPIMa).

Mr Hirsch was born in 1964 and holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France and a Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from M.I.T., USA.


Patrick Haouat


Member of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in market research and start-ups




In 2017, Patrick Haouat co-founded the company and was elected a member of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Since 2003, Patrick has served as CEO of Erdyn, France’s leading provider of research and innovation consulting services to companies, governments, and innovation ecosystems.

Prior to Erdyn, Patrick spent 10 years in DGA, the French defence procurement agency, as a program manager and COO of a test centre.

Mr Haouat was born in 1965 and holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France and the National Higher French Institute of Aeronautics and Space Engineering (Sup’Aero), France.


Serge Marquié


Member of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in data science and financial instrument structuring




In 2017, Serge Marquié co-founded the company and was elected a member of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Serge has 25 years senior management experience in financial services including Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Two Sigma in New York, London and Paris.

Mr Marquié has additionally served as a managing partner in two private equity funds and as a board member in technology start-ups.

Mr Marquié holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France, a Master in Econometrics and Statistics from ENSAE, France, and a PhD in Game Theory from Harvard University, USA.


Mariliis Kiisma-Männiste


Chief Executive Officer




In 2017, Mariliis Kiisma-Männiste joined as a co-founder of the company and was appointed Chief Executive Officer, responsible for resourcing and overall performance of the company.

Mariliis has 17 years international business and financial management experience and, prior to joining Eurostep Digital, served as chief financial officer of HansaWorld Group, a leading ERP solution provider.

Ms Kiisma-Männiste holds a Master of Natural Sciences and Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management from TalTech University, Estonia.


Ervin Lumberg


Chief Technology Officer




In 2018, Ervin Lumberg was appointed Chief Technology Officer, responsible for development and management of Eurostep Digital’s technology platform.

Ervin has 19 years global IT experience including product management, architecture design and, most recently, as team leader of hosting at Vaimo, a global leading e-commerce technology provider.

Mr Lumberg is a graduate in information technology from TalTech University, Estonia.

Charles Henri Hirsch


Chairman of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in defence of shareholders’ rights

 

In 2017, Charles Henri Hirsch co-founded the company and was elected Chairman of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Since 1989, Charles Henri has served as chairman of Eurostep Holdings, which has operations in asset management, private equity investment, and natural gas production.

Prior to Eurostep Holdings, Mr Hirsch worked as a research assistant for NASA and served in the French Special Forces (1er RPIMa).

Mr Hirsch was born in 1964 and holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France and a Master of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from M.I.T., USA.

Patrick Haouat


Member of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in market research and start-ups



In 2017, Patrick Haouat co-founded the company and was elected a member of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Since 2003, Patrick has served as CEO of Erdyn, France’s leading provider of research and innovation consulting services to companies, governments, and innovation ecosystems.

Prior to Erdyn, Patrick spent 10 years in DGA, the French defence procurement agency, as a program manager and COO of a test centre.

Mr Haouat was born in 1965 and holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France and the National Higher French Institute of Aeronautics and Space Engineering (Sup’Aero), France.

Serge Marquié


Member of the Supervisory Board and subject matter expert in data science and financial instrument structuring



In 2017, Serge Marquié co-founded the company and was elected a member of the Supervisory Board, being re-elected in December 2018.

Serge has 25 years senior management experience in financial services including Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and Two Sigma in New York, London and Paris.

Mr Marquié has additionally served as a managing partner in two private equity funds and as a board member in technology start-ups.

Mr Marquié holds a degree in engineering from Ecole Polytechnique, France, a Master in Econometrics and Statistics from ENSAE, France, and a PhD in Game Theory from Harvard University, USA.

Mariliis Kiisma-Männiste


Chief Executive Officer



In 2017, Mariliis Kiisma-Männiste joined as a co-founder of the company and was appointed Chief Executive Officer, responsible for resourcing and overall performance of the company.

Mariliis has 17 years international business and financial management experience and, prior to joining Eurostep Digital, served as chief financial officer of HansaWorld Group, a leading ERP solution provider.

Ms Kiisma-Männiste holds a Master of Natural Sciences and Master of Business Administration in Strategic Management from TalTech University, Estonia.

Ervin Lumberg


Chief Technology Officer



In 2018, Ervin Lumberg was appointed Chief Technology Officer, responsible for development and management of Eurostep Digital’s technology platform.

Ervin has 19 years global IT experience including product management, architecture design and, most recently, as team leader of hosting at Vaimo, a global leading e-commerce technology provider.

Mr Lumberg is a graduate in information technology from TalTech University, Estonia.