Bertrand worked at Yahoo! and Microsoft in business and product management leadership roles for Yahoo! Search and Bing. He was a co-founder at Uzik.com. Bertrand holds engineering degrees from Ecole Polytechnique and Supelec, France. He has lived in Sunnyvale, California, since 2010, and eversince missed the lifestyle boutiques he would stumble upon while living in the hip districts of San Francisco, Paris or Buenos Aires. His favorite brands are John Varvatos, Kenneth Cole and James Perse.