Laetitia Gazel Anthoine is the founder and CEO of Connecthings, a U.S.-European-based technology and IoT enabling company. When Laetitia Gazel Anthoine raised $11M for Connecthings, it ranked as the #2 fund raising amount among the French companies founded by women. Laetitia founded Connecthings in 2007 with the vision and intuition that smartphones will connect the physical world with the digital world. Connecthings is headquartered in Paris and has offices in New York, Rio de Janeiro, Barcelona, and Milan. Laetitia is an opinion columnist for the CEOWORLD magazine.