Thibault Viort

Thibault Viort

CEO New Businesses & Chief Disruption and Growth Officer

Thibault Viort, 45 years old, a 1996 graduate of the EPITA engineering school of computer science, is a serial entrepreneur who created his first business at the age of 22. He has always been able to spot new trends early on, anticipating the importance of Big Data with the creation of Ysance in 2005, developing the first online games for Facebook (Is cool Entertainment) in 2008 and then specializing in tourism from 2009 with the creation of Wipolo followed by the transformation of Cityvox.

He has been sharing his experience for more than 20 years, in particular by lecturing at the École Polytechnique and by acting as a mentor to several start-ups (Openclassrooms, Des bras en plus, etc.).

Alongside his various business activities, Thibault became a member of the Board of Directors of Studapart in January 2016, of Lunchr in January 2017 and of Guerbet in May 2017.

In April 2016, Thibault Viort became Accor Chief Disruption and Growth Officer and in January 2018 he was appointed CEO New Businesses, taking the helm of onefinestay, John Paul, Fastbooking, Availpro, Verychic and Gekko.

He joined the Executive Committee in March 2018.