Born and raised in Switzerland, Bérénice studied International Relations at the London School of Economics and lived for three years in San Francisco, where she was the VC reporter at VentureBeat. She is now based in London and has been angel investing in Femtech and consumer startups. Her investments include HANX, a sexual wellness brand; August, a period brand for Gen Z; Leda Health, which wants to re-invent care for sexual assault survivors; and Elektra Health, a modern solution for menopause.
She is part of January Ventures’ operator network, where she helps source deals and support portfolio companies and recently joined the Alma Angels community, which was founded to fund more female founders. Bérénice has also been working with Michelle Kennedy, the founder and CEO of Peanut, to help her set up a microfund to back female-founded businesses at the pre-seed stage.