PhDs and entrepreneurship: Why not make a move?

A blog series by Adoc Talent Management on business creation as a PhD


Since its creation 11 years ago, Adoc Talent Management has been working with various organizations to help them recruit PhDs and high-level technical and scientific candidates. The company also trains researchers in finding satisfying careers outside of academia, and supports those who choose to leave their mark by setting up their own companies. This is why we decided to present a series of interviews on PhD entrepreneurship with Amandine Bugnicourt, co-founder and CEO of Adoc Talent Management



« I never thought of becoming an entrepreneur before founding Adoc Talent Management! »








As a PhD holder yourself, how did you decide to found your own company?


Let me start by saying I was not a "born" an entrepreneur. Honestly, I never thought of becoming one before I founded Adoc Talent Management! I think this is the case for most PhDs who ultimately decide to set up their own companies, especially when it valorizes thei