Founded in October, AFDEL is the French Association for Software Vendors. With 80 members, AFDEL is representing the industry where market leaders are split as followed: 80% start ups and innovative SMB. 8 commissions and think tanks positively contribute to strategical approach for the AFDEL association.
The Comité Richelieu is an organization exclusively focused on innovative SMB companies. Created in 1989 by 5 SMB executives and current General Deleguate, the Comité Richelieu brings togethe rmore 285 members, 3437 associated members totalling 100,000 people. CLIMPACT President Harilaos Loukos is the Administrator of the Comité Richelieu.
The Pacte PME has been pushed by the Comité Richelieu, French assosiation for innovative SMB, with a network of 40 active partners and 21 competitiveness clusters, and operational and financial support from OSEO.
Durapole is a think tank Système Productif Local (SPL) for young and innovative companies acting along sustainability with the objective to optimize their economical growth, sales and technological development. Members of Durapole implement collective actions and group their competences to offer complete solutions in th esustainability environment.