Philippe Bresson, graduated from Sup de Co, then HEC (Cycle CPA). He started his career as a salesman at Bongrain, then at Dock de France. In 1997, he joined Bricostore: DIY store or DIY store. With his father, who wanted to develop the company’s international retail branch, they opened the first Hungarian Bricostore in 1998, followed by a store in Bucharest in 2002 and in Croatia in 2004. In 2008, this group generated €400 million in turnover in these 3 countries with 2,500 employees, before the crisis forced the holding company to make a strategic shift and sell its Romanian subsidiary to Kingfisher. Today, Philippe Bresson is therefore, with his team, at the head of a family holding company, Bee Family Office, which has two activities: (i) a real estate activity with the management of a portfolio of 11 stores and (ii) the redeployment of cash to new activities (as such, and to date, the group has invested in Nextstage-type funds, but also in a technology start-up, Oledcomm.