Founder of YOGIST
Anne-Charlotte Vuccino is the founder of YOGIST – Well at Work, the first corporate yoga start-up. Anne-Charlotte holds business and international management masters degrees from HEC Paris and the Copenhagen Business School. As a freshman student in HEC, she led a NGO in Benin, Africa, and was hit by a motorcycle on the field when she was 20. Seriously injured, she discovered yoga during her rehabilitation and progressively regained use of her leg. After seven years as Head of consulting for a strategic firm, Anne-Charlotte left her career in 2015 and flew to India and become a yoga therapist. Back in France, she launched her start-up with a unique chair-yoga, corporate-oriented method to bring yoga to the workplace as a health prevention and management tool for employees and business leaders. She is the author of Like a Yogist – the yoga method to be healthy and efficient at work, (published in september 2016 with more than 5000 units sold) and gave her first TED talk in may 2017. She is a member of the Station F accelerator in Paris and is expanding internationally with subsidiaries in Brazil and the UK.