Courtin Investment was founded in October 2015 by entrepreneur and Business Angel Christophe COURTIN.
We aim to help entrepreneurs develop their business by proving financing, consulting and peer support.
We invest in companies headquartered in Europe and North America.
Courtin Investment selects startup that have already started and whose turnover is existing and growing strongly.
We are not in a hurry ! Our time horizon will essentially depend on the entrepreneur's objectives.
We invest alongside entrepreneurs who remain operational managers and majority stakeholders in their business. We act like a financial partner and key advisor.
We invests between €25.000 and €250.000 in each company.
Christophe COURTIN has founded several companies including the one that made him known nationally and internationally: Santiane Group, which has become the leading health insurance broker in France for which he received in 2012 the "Entrepreneur's Award from year "in the Innovation Category.
Christophe Courtin holds a Master's degree in IT Management and Project Management, and began his entrepreneurial journey early.
In 1999, as a 20 year old student, Christophe started his first venture : an e-learning company targeting college students.
In 2001, Christophe founded Best-Price, which he sold successfully in 2002.
In 2006, as he was working in the Insurance industry and knew the disruptive potential of the Internet, Christophe founded Santiane.fr, an innovative health insurance aggregator and wholesaler that became in a matter of five years the #1 distributor of health insurance online. The Santiane Group was sold to BlackFin Capital Partners in 2015. Christophe Courtin retains a minority stake and is, to this day, a member of the board. As of September 2015, the Santiane Group had 300 employees based on 3 locations (Paris, Nice, Casablanca) and posted a €50m annual revenue for 2015.
In order to support his ambitions in his entrepreneurial journey with the Santiane Group, Christophe has found the support of investors such as :