The Company

Yseop is an international company specialized in artificial intelligence and one of the pioneers in natural language text generation (NLG) technology. Based in France, the United States, the United Kingdom and Colombia, Yseop operates in Europe, North America and Asia. Yseop’s patented software combines business process automation and human language data translation to generate highly personalized and relevant texts and dialogues. The applications of this solution are focused on customer relations, business intelligence and financial reporting.

As a real personal assistant to increase sales performance and customer support, Yseop optimizes dialogue with customers by unlocking the potential of CRM. Thanks to a better understanding and responsiveness to customer needs, Yseop responds to their requests from the very first interaction, boosting customer satisfaction, sales and more generally the effectiveness of customer relations.

Yseop’s solution also complements business analytics tools, automating data extraction and making it meaningful in a language that is clear and understandable to all.

Yseop bridges the gap between Big Data and human interaction by enabling machine-to-machine and machine-to-human dialogue through the integration of Natural Language Understanding (NLU), Natural Language Generation (NLG) and Ontologies technologies.

Date of creation:
France, Etats-Unis, Royaume-Uni et Colombie
Followed by:
Grégoire Sentilhes
Michaël Strauss-Kahn
Vehicles affected:
  • FIP NextStage Rendement 2021
  • FIP NextStage Rendement 2022
  • FCPI NextStage CAP 2020
  • FCPI NextStage CAP 2021
  • FCPI NextStage CAP 2022 IR
  • FCPI NextStage CAP 2023 ISF
  • FCPI NextStage CAP 2024 IR
  • FIP NextStage Convictions 2024

Alain Kaeser, has more than 25 years of experience in the fields of knowledge engineering, Artificial Intelligence and language sciences. A graduate in mathematics from the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Cachan and holder of a D.E.A. in computer science from the University of Paris VI, he created in 1985, a decision support software combining business rule management and automatic natural language generation. Alain then continued his research in Artificial Intelligence and co-founded Yseop in 2007.

Emmanuel Walckenaer
Emmanuel Walckenaer

Before joining Yseop in September 2017, Emmanuel was Senior VP and General Manager of two successive departments, including Sierra Wireless’ Cloud & Connectivity Business BU (designer and multinational manufacturer of wireless communications equipment) where he developed the services business (recurring revenue increased from $1 million to $30 million in 3 years) and integrated 3 acquisitions (Sweden, France and USA) in 18 months. Before his 9 years at Sierra Wireless, he worked for about ten years at Gemalto – Gemplus (world leader in digital security – $1.7 billion CA) where he was Senior VP of the Software Telecom BU and introduced disruptive innovations in each product line. He graduated from Centrale Paris in Applied Mathematics and Artificial Intelligence.