Julian Ovidiu Oancea Founder and Senior Advisor
Having spent 15 years in the banking industry in Montreal, Julian has held several key positions in the area of capital market and business financing. Complementary to his vast expertise, he has an extensive insider’s knowledge of the needs of the founders of SMEs and of the strategic issues regarding their interactions with lending institutions. His studies in political sciences combined with his knowledge of the local and international financial markets make for a remarkable profile by the industry’s standards.
In 2018, Julian founded the Hustlebloom group with the aim of providing entrepreneurs with a positive experience, both in seeking financing and in planning their growth, so that their businesses can thrive and reach their full potential.
Chapter of the greater south-eastern region of France
Hustlebloom does business in France and in the heart of the greater south-eastern region, more precisely in Avignon in the Provence region, near major cities, the main ones being Lyon, Aix-en-Provence, Marseille, Nice.
Because of its ideal geographic location, this territory has always been a pole of activity. Situated between Northern Europe and Southern Europe, it benefits from its proximity to strategic main roads and railroad lines, an important factor in fostering the region’s dynamism.
Economically speaking, this region is clearly focused on innovation and services within a business ecosystem unparalleled in France and Europe.
In 2011, the region had a population of 13.8 million; it is estimated that it will reach 16.3 million by 2040. This represents 23% of the country’s population. The greater south-eastern region contributes 25% of the country’s GDP, as well as leading to the emergence of start ups and small and medium-sized enterprises as a result of significant investment in R&D.