Alternative Ventures

Digital Experiences & Technology


What we do

Alternative Ventures is an independent Advisory & Ventures firm focusing on Digital Experiences & Technology. We are based in the heart of Bordeaux, France with a global reach and hands-on experience.

We are passionate about leveraging emerging digital experience and technology to help businesses transform.

Our clients include blue-chip company top executives and board directors, ambitious entrepreneurs and private funds – all seeking value creation.

We are governed by ethics, a mandate to make a positive impact to the world.

Founded by Sebastien Vassort in 2020.


Who we are

Sebastien Vassort

Sebastien Vassort

Founding Partner

Sebastien Vassort is a seasoned executive and entrepreneur with over 15+ years of professional experience in strategy, innovation, digital and customer experience in Travel, Hospitality & Digital Services in Europe. Solid experience working at Starwood Capital Group, Concorde Hotels & Resorts,, Accor Hotels and Webhelp. Particularly interested and involved in digital disruption and technology shift in the service industry. Sebastien is the Founder of Alternative Ventures and a co-Founder of the fintech FideClub. He holds a MBA from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration (USA) and ESSEC Business School (France). He is fluent in English and French.

Service is digitally transforming. Airlines, Accommodation, and Real Estate companies are under pressure to improve guest experience, grow revenue, protect margins, and are looking for new ways to grow – from developing new concepts, M&As, to looking to the cloud, and other applications to modernize operations and improve resilience. Alternative Ventures founder has been at the leading edge of this transformation journey and are passionate about developing with partners actionable plans on business issues and strategic challenges.


Digital Experiences & Technology

Innovation | Digital | Transformation

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We work with those who make innovation happen, not those who just talk about it. Leverage our vast network of global experts in corporate innovation, digital transformation, new business models, innovation culture and disruptive technology trends. All experts are hand-picked for you, vetted and pre-screened. Use practical packaged solutions to help you turn your inefficient R&D CAPEX into a lean and result-driven Innovation OPEX, with transparent budgets, tangible milestones and impactful outcomes.  Our customers include the leading companies that achieved successful transformation results.

Yours projects and challenges

Digital Transformation

Create a custom proposition blueprint to lead your company into the future

Customer Experience

Reimagine the customer journey and build unique experience for a digital world

Product Design

Immerse yourself in design thinking, meet experts and test the latest technology

Innovation Culture

Build a strong culture to keep your company ahead of the digital disruption


Digital Experiences & Technology

Investment | Co-creation| Fundraising
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Leverage Alternative Ventures to find resources for the exponential growth of your business. Embedded in the innovation ecosystem for a decade, Alternative Ventures has helped hundreds of the world’s biggest corporations in travel, hospitality and short-term rental deliver on their innovation agendas through partnerships with startups. Early-stage companies have the opportunity to leverage this extensive network of our past and current clients whilst also working with us to identify other established enterprises ready to innovate through collaboration with, and investment in, the entrepreneur community.

Emerging Digital Experiences

We are developing unique digital experiences and services in travel, hospitality and & flexible rental.

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