Since the age of 8, Paul has been animated by two singular passions: cinema and computers. After spending most of his childhood unmounting the latter he created his first startup in the Connected TV space. In 2013, he meets Vincent, his business partner, with who he decides to cast the foundations of ForePaaS.

Transitioning from applied mathematics, to material science, to the construction technology industry to Big Data, Thomas joined ForePaaS as the first Product Manager. Constantly juggling projects collaborating with engineering, design or more business operations teams, he brings his enthusiasm, environmental consciousness & love for composting to the team. Don’t get him started on healthy eating.

World traveler against his will, at 25 years old, Manuel has already lived in over 10 countries, visited more than 35 and speaks 4 languages. Following that theme, Manuel joined ForePaaS as a Data Application Software Engineer through Skype interviews while tanning under the sun of Australia.

Looking for a diverse background? You won’t be disappointed with Antoine! He started his career as a professional cello player turned professor based on the idyllic islands of French Polynesia for over a decade. Embracing fully his mid-life crisis, he returned to school to get a Masters in Applied Mathematics and became a data scientist… Antoine is now our Lead Developer for the Data Science team.


ForePaaS is a modern data platform to create, deploy and scale AI projects easily on the cloud. While there are now many machine learning and data technologies, the challenge of implementing analytics and AI systems at a large scale is still very real. However, the enterprise AI journey does not have to be that painful, nor lock the users to one provider forever! ForePaaS aims to bring open all the tools, from the sourcing of data to the visualization of AI-insights, with guaranteed security and infinite scalability, in one end-to-end platform. Users can effortlessly build their own dream data project on the cloud of their choice, so the society of the future can leverage an information flow circulating everywhere, and start making AI-based decisions.

Headquartered in the Paris area, ForePaaS was founded in 2014 and was acquired in 2022 by OVHcloud, the European leader in cloud computing, to drive its Big Data and analytics software initiatives worldwide. Companies using the ForePaaS platform have accelerated by x10 their time-to-delivery of the MVP of AI or analytics projects and saved 75% on average on licensing costs compared to traditional BI tools or do-it-yourself approaches. ForePaaS' users include large Fortune 500 companies worldwide such as Mitsubishi or Total.

What they are looking for

ForePaaS is looking for passionate & curious team members who want to help them challenge the status-quo around analytics, data applications development & deployment. On a daily basis, be ready to live the hectic rhythm of a young, innovative and ambitious start-up. We are especially excited about hiring a diverse, multi-cultural team. Be ready to become autonomous, eager and collaborative: team spirit is a value carried high.

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