Head of Swisscom Ventures

BA EPBS, MBA INSEAD

Dominique Mégret

Dominique Mégret is head of Swisscom Ventures, which he started in 2007. He joined Swisscom in 2002 as head of the Group Strategy unit. Previously, Dominique Mégret was an entrepreneur in the United Kingdom, a strategy consultant in the European telecom industry and country manager for an IT company in Germany. He currently serves on the boards of SOPHiA GENETICS SA, Scailyte AG and Bloom SA.

Exited companies:
Quantenna – IPO (QTNA)
Sequans – IPO (SQNS)
Beqom – acquired by Goldman Sachs
Liberovision – acquired by VizRT
Poken – acquired by GES
Kyte – acquired by KIT Digital

Deals of Dominique Mégret

Newsroom

Press Release
01.10.2020

SOPHiA GENETICS Raises $110 Million in Oversubscribed New Funding Round

Supporting the Company’s Global Expansion to Meet Growing Clinical and Biopharma Demand for Data-Driven Medicine

News
07.11.2019

Building a Business in Outer Space

Low-Earth Orbit satellites are the new space race. Find out more about it in the podcast with Swissto12.

Press Release
29.08.2019

SWISSTO12 RAISES CHF 18.1M

SWISSto12, a provider of telecommunications components for the satellite and aerospace industries, announced the closing of a CHF 18.1M Series B financing round

News
29.03.2019

SOPHiA GENETICS wins Tech Tour Growth Award 2019

Tech Tour announced its 2019 Growth Award winner on March 28 at the Tech Tour Growth Summit & Awards held in Lausanne.

News
31.01.2019

Fund of the Year 2018

Swisscom Ventures has received the Fund of the Year 2018 Award at the Global Corporate Venturing Summit in Monterey

Press Release
17.12.2018

Scailyte raises CHF 2.75M

Scailyte AG, a Swiss startup in the emerging and rapidly growing field of single-cell technologies, raised CHF 2.75M in seed funding and gains Swisscom Ventures

Press Release
30.05.2018

Ava Closes $30M Series B Funding Round

Funding will fuel R&D to expand product offering beyond fertility into pregnancy and contraception

Insight
21.01.2018

Interview with Dominique Mégret

Running a mature corporate venturing unit and how to deliver strategic and financial value

News
17.03.2017

Poken acquired by GES

GES strengthening its capabilities and offering leading-edge digital services to its exhibition and corporate clients.