Alain Sylvain

Alain Sylvain | Speaker at the C2 Montréal 2020 business conference
Founder and CEO, Sylvain Labs

Alain Sylvain is the Founder and CEO of Sylvain Labs, a strategy and design consultancy that provokes progress for companies, people and society at large. Clients include Google, American Express, Airbnb, Spotify, BlackRock, Samsung, Pepsico, Diageo, Hilton, AB InBev, IKEA, GM, Sonos, the NBA and others. Founded in 2010, the company is headquartered in New York City, with offices in Amsterdam and Richmond, VA, and is a certified B Corporation.

Alain is a partner and investor in several ventures, including Master & Dynamic (a design-driven, premium audio brand), So Choice Softworks (a mobile gaming company), Lilo (an açai bowl company) and PetMio (a smart pet food startup). He is on the board of +POOL — an ambitious project to build the world’s first floating, filtering swimming pool in New York Harbor — and a member of the New York City Mayor’s Creative Council. Alain is also an active contributor to various nonprofit initiatives around the world including the Lower East Side Girls Club, The Bowery Mission and Anseye Pou Ayiti.

Find out more about Sylvain and his insights on his website