Orus’ mission is to better protect independents, small and medium-sized enterprises with simpler, fairer, and more efficient professional insurance

Orus’ mission is to better protect independents, small and medium-sized enterprises with simpler, fairer, and more efficient professional insurance. Co-founded in 2021 by Côme Dartiguenave (CEO), Tom Le Bras (COO), and Samuel Rossille (CTO), Orus offers a comprehensive range of tailored online insurance products (general liability, business owners’ policy, decennial liability insurance, workers’ compensation and health insurance). The company currently counts a team of 25 talents, a portfolio of over 5,000 clients, and is already the highest-rated professional insurtech in France by its policyholders. After announcing a €5 million seed funding in 2022, Orus raised a €11 million Series A funding round in August 2023 with Notion Capital and VR Ventures/Redstone, with the participation of existing investors Frst, Partech, and Portage.

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Tom Le Bras

Tom Le Bras is the current Chief Operating Officer and co-founder of Orus. Prior to his role at Orus, he gained extensive experience working for 6 years at Partech as a senior associate for growth equity, working side by side with Côme Dartiguenave, Orus’ CEO. There, he actively participated in investments in companies such as Sendinblue, NA-KD, Evaneos, and Amboss. Additionally, he worked as a performance marketing analyst at LaFourchette from July 2016 to December 2016.

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Côme Dartiguenave

Côme Dartiguenave is the CEO and Co-Founder of Orus. Before starting Orus, he gained valuable experience working for 5 years at Partech, the renowned global VC firm, where he specialized in Series A and B investments within the fintech and insurtech sectors. Côme actively contributed to the success of various scale-ups, including Shippeo, Privitar, Papernest, Agicap, and Fresha, as a board observer. His expertise lies in guiding early-stage startups towards achieving international recognition and prominence.Côme Dartiguenave is a graduate of Sciences Po Paris, holding a Master's degree in Finance and Strategy from Sciences Po, along with a Certificate of Entrepreneurship from Northwestern University.

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Samuel Rossille

Samuel Rossille is the current CTO and co-founder of Orus. Samuel has also previously served as the CTO of JobTeaser and Frichti, and as the lead developer and deputy CTO of Oscaro.Under Samuel Rossille's leadership, the team at JobTeaser has grown from 40 to 120 people, and they have helped them endure through the difficulties of the Covid crisis. At Frichti, they introduced product management into the organization and reorganized teams to work in feature teams with better coordination with business teams. At Oscaro, they served as lead developer and deputy CTO.Samuel Rossille is a star French engineer who graduated from École Polytechnique and Sainte Geneviève.

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