Olivier fell very young in the automotive sector. The only F1 fan of the family, he squats television on Grand Prix Sundays. Growing up, all topics related to the automobile attract him.
The visits of the Schlumpf Brothers Museum (today “City of the Automobile”) in Mulhouse (France) and the BMW Museum in Munich (Germany) reflect its interest as much for the technology (and its evolution over the centuries) as for the automotive design.
As a student, he chose Engineering Arts and Crafts (ENSAM) specializing in business management.
Why this specialty ? By following the car all his youth, he is attentive to the life of the car companies, buyouts, sales, mergers, bankruptcies…There are many movements, and most importantly he is involved in the creation of one of the first Used Cars sites and adds project management and IT development.
When Jean-Louis, his father, studies the acquisition of FLUXEA (formerly Publitest), it’s Byzance! Study of accounts, technical analysis of automobiles, identification of links between different manufacturers, and centralization of data in a computer database. Everything is there !
Graduate, he joins the family business to build the database and then the responsibility of the technical department (writing, computer and translations).
In 2011, after 7 years in the company, he takes the lead.