Sven Franck is managing R&D projects at Nexedi and in charge of the administration of Euclidia and the Free Endowment Fund FDL. Sven has a double degree in business from Germany and the United States and majored in marketing, finance and innovation management. He is co-president of Volt France, the French chapter of the pan-european political movement Volt Europa.
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About the Libre Endowment Fund: fdl-lef.org
In supporting long term maintenance of essential and mature Free Software as well as short term development of any generic Free Software, FDL sponsorship fits in the gap between public R&D funding and private system integration funding.
About Nexedi: nexedi.com/fr
Nexedi was founded in 2001 with the creation of the ERP5 project whose first implementation was awarded "Best ERP project" in 2004. Developing strictly open-source, Nexedi is one of the largest OSS publishers in Europe with all solutions based on prior research projects. Headquarters are located in Lille, France with Nexedi offices serving clients around the world in Germany, Japan and China.