Coppelia is Investment Manager North America at Solvay Ventures, the venture capital fund of Solvay. She invests in start-ups in the advanced materials space, with application in energy transition, health & wellbeing, industry 4.0 and sustainable resources. Her prior experience in VC was at Sofinnova Partners, where she specialized in cleantech and industrial biology. Before joining Solvay Ventures, Coppelia was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company. Prior to her MBA, she worked for Thinkstep, a start-up which became a leader in sustainability consulting and software.
Coppelia holds a MBA from INSEAD, MSc. in Environmental Sciences from Harvard University and MSc. in Chemistry from Chimie ParisTech.