Romain Bouttier is project advisor at the European Innovation Council. In 2015, he joined the team implementing the SME Instrument. Since 2018, these activities became part of the European Innovation Council pilot (EIC). He is a team leader for the project management of digital companies funded by the EIC SME Instrument Phase 2 and EIC Accelerator. Moreover, he is involved in the implementation of networking activities between investors and EIC funded companies.