Roxanne Varza

Startup/Tech Journalist

Originally from Silicon Valley, Roxanne is the former Editor of TechCrunch France. Prior to TechCrunch, she worked for the French government's foreign direct investment agency, helping fast-growing Silicon Valley startups establish offices in France. During her time at TechCrunch she also co-founded Girls in Tech Paris and co-organized the Paris edition of the Failcon conference. She continues to cover the French startup ecosystem and entrepreneurship for numerous publications and has also done content and communications for various Europe-based startups and conferences. She holds degrees from UCLA, Sciences Po Paris and the London School of Economics. Personal blogs:, RudeBaguette.comTwitter: @roxannevarza