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French Tech Houston

French Tech Houston is bringing together startups, investors, policymakers and community builders in Houston to facilitate the development of French Startups in Houston & Texas. French Tech Houston is the bridge between the French & Texan Tech Ecosystems. 

French Tech Label

French Tech is an accreditation awarded by France to cities recognized worldwide for the dynamism of their startups ecosystem. Houston is one of only seven cities that have been awarded that label in the USA along with Austin, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami and North Carolina. 

FRENCH TECH HOUSTON

Expand your business in the USA

French Tech Houston is a business community committed to support high potential French Startups to accelerate their growth. FTH selects the best startups to meet the needs of the local industries, support their exponential growth in the US, and foster the Houstonian tech ecosystem.

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Meet the community

Board Members & Community Leads

A strong team of entrepreneurs and experts leading the initiative.

Marc Garbey

Marc Garbey

French Tech Houston President

Scientific Director at Methodist
Founder Orintel

Constance Bost

Constance Bost

Executive Director

FACC Houston

Georges Hostache

Georges Hostache

Founder

Osta Consulting

Celine Tranquillin

Celine Tranquillin

IIOT - Digital Transformation Project Manager

Alizent

Marie-Helene Ben Samoun

Marie-Helene Ben Samoun

Partner and managing director leader in Digital Oil & Gas

Boston Consulting Group

Charles Rosmorduc

Charles Rosmorduc

CEO

Corys

Jean Maynier

Jean Maynier

Co-founder

Kpler

Michel Izygon

Michel Izygon

CEO

Tietronix

Houston “Pépites”

Startups supported by French Tech Houston

Partners

TEXAS & HOUSTON ECOSYSTEM

Major Texan Industries

Digital Tech

Houston, home of 500+ Tech Companies

Energy & Smart Cities

Texas, 1st in the U.S. with wind and solar energy

Med Tech & Healthcare

+100 startups / TMC Venture funds / Innovation Lab

Aerospace

The world’s largest manufacturing industries

Logistic & Transportation

1st foreign trading port in the U.S. by tonnage

TEXAS
#2
Largest economy in the U.S – And #10 in the world

Largest State in the U.S – Larger than France

French Network: France 2nd foreign Employer – 60,000 employees in Texas

HOUSTON
#2 
America’s Most Diverse City – New Capital Of Southern Cool
Biggest U.S Incubator  The Ion project 2021

#3 U.S. Fortune
1000 headquarters

#4 Largest City in the U.S.  Trailing only New York, Los Angeles and Chicago

 

A GLOBAL & INTERNATIONAL CITY IN A STRATEGIC LOCATION 

  • Ideally located: 3 hours flight to the main U.S. cities
  • Key talent & skilled workers
  • Two international airports
  • International population: 90+ nations represented
  • Four ports
  • 730+ foreign companies

     

    TAX ADVANTAGES & LOW INSTALLATION COSTS
    No state or city corporate or personal taxes

    QUALITY OF LIVING

    • Big city with low cost of living
    • 28+ craft breweries
    • 350+ miles of trails
    • 578 developed parks
    • 4 major league sports stadiums
    • Important resident performing art groups: Opera, Ballet, etc.

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    1301 Fannin Street, Suite 2440

    Houston, TX 77006

    contact@facchouston.org