Coordinator, La French Tech Australia
Marion Vigot is a French serial entrepreneur and co-founder of Close The Loop Solutions that provides innovative home compostable solutions to single-use packaging and takeaway. Her developed brand Mister RYE is the first Australian rye drinking straw that contributes to the circular economy. After a successful business exit launching Vietnam's first beauty box concept, Marion moved to Australia in 2018 to focus on sustainability.
As the first international women entrepreneur granted with a SISA Entrepreneur visa, Marion has always supported other startups and entrepreneurs looking to launch innovative ideas. She is a Board Member at Startup Adelaide - a vibrant South Australian startup ecosystem supporting local businesses. More recently, she took over the coordination of La French Tech Australia with Nathalie Taquet - a volunteer powered organisation and unique movement that brings together startups, investors, policymakers and community builders.