Serge Lemonde leads the Inception program for AI startups in EMEA and India at NVIDIA. Serge first joined the company in 2000, and has held roles in marketing and was the sales director for cloud services providers in the Southern Europe and Middle East region. Previously, Serge was marketing director at one of the most important system integrators in France. He also worked as product manager of PCs and servers at NEC Computers. Serge began his career as a journalist in the IT sector after earning a bachelor’s degree in electronics and industrial solutions.