Originally from Silicon Valley, Roxanne is the former Editor of TechCrunch France. Prior to TechCrunch, she worked for the Invest in France Agency in San Francisco, helping Silicon Valley startups develop activities in Europe/France. During her time at TechCrunch she also co-founded Girls in Tech Paris and co-organized the French edition of the Failcon Conference. After leaving TechCrunch she became the Content Director for an e-commerce startup called Carmine and co-founded Rudebaguette, France’s first English-language publication about French startups. She continues to contribute to a number of publications around the world, including TechCrunch, Business Insider, the Kernel, Betakit and more. She has Masters degrees from the London School of Economics and Sciences Po Paris and completed her undergraduate degree at UCLA. You can follow her on Twitter @roxannevarza and read her personal blog at Techbaguette.com.