Paris Fintech Forum Communities


Jennifer Schenker

The Innovator





Jennifer L. Schenker, an award-winning journalist, has been covering the global tech industry from Europe since 1985, working full-time, at various points in her career for the Wall Street Journal Europe, Time Magazine, International Herald Tribune, Red Herring and BusinessWeek. She is currently the editor-in-chief of The Innovator, a new English-language global publication about the digital transformation of business ( owned by Groupe Les Echos, the publisher of the largest financial newspaper in France. The Innovator puts technology shifts into a business context for senior executives at large corporates and connects them to the startups from around the world that should be on their radar. In addition to a website The Innovator publishes a weekly digital newsletter and six print magazines a year. The magazines are distributed to Les Echos subscribers and get bonus distribution at international conferences. Jennifer was voted one of the 50 most inspiring women in technology in Europe in 2015 and 2016 and was named in Forbes 2018 list of 30 women leaders disrupting tech in France . She has been a World Economic Forum Tech Pioneers judge for 18 years. She lives in Paris and has dual U.S. and French citizenship.