Laurent Thevenet


Singapore, Singapore
Coder, Doer, Speaker, Daddy

Work Experience


Technology Director

April 2015 - Present Singapore

BBDO/Proximity Singapore

Technical Director

December 2012 - April 2015 Singapore, Singapore

BENCH By RightBrain Pte Ltd

Creative Technologist / Partner /

Web & Entertainment Industry – MDA iJAM Company (part of Thymos Capital Portfolio).

RightBrain Pte Ltd is my second startup. In May 2009, we have launched, an Online Television Channel with exclusive broadcast quality programs targeting the Malay Community in Singapore.

Outsourcing web development in China (team of 4).

RightBrain is now an interactive agency (BENCH by RightBrain) since was stopped end of 2009.

We have served numerous clients since delivering high quality online applications, websites, video production (clients include Singapore Ministry of Communications Youth and Sports, Pascal Morabito, Fatimah Mohsin, DUA M for Suria Channel, WIngard, ...)
April 2008 - December 2012 Singapore


Backend coder / Partner

Development of, a shopping engine with more than 500,000 products listed. Website is down since June 2009.

Sold the startup in January 2009 (minor amount).

Java, SQL, PL/pgSQL, PostgreSQL, Hibernate, XML, Ruby on Rails using FreeBSD, Ubuntu, Mac OS X
April 2006 - January 2009 France


IT Engineer / Lecturer

Trained hundred of university students in Java & Databases.
July 2002 - January 2006 France

NextObjects (open Source)

Lead developer / Founder

Building the first Merise modeling software released as an open-source project.
July 2001 - July 2003 France

Parametric Technology

Co-op / Trainee

May 2000 - June 2002 France



Computer Science

September 2000 - July 2002 France

Université De La Méditerrannée

DUT Informatique / Computer Science, Mathematics

September 1997 - June 2000 France


French (Native),
English (Advanced),


Backbone.js, Broadcast, Business Management, CSS3, Ecommerce, HTML5, Jquery, Mac OS X, MySQL, Node.js, Online Marketing, Oracle, PostgreSQL, Print, Project Management, Responsive Design, Scalability, Social Media, Sound Engineering, Sysadmin, Typography, Unix/Linux, Wordpress Expert,