Hugo Mercier

Co-founder and CEO Rythm

Hugo MercierCo-founder / CEO of Rythm, a neurotechnology company that launched Dreem, the first active wearable to enhance the quality of sleep.

Hugo Mercier is the Co-founder and CEO of Rythm, a neurotechnology company that builds products that sit at the intersection of neuroscience and advanced technology to enhance everyday human experiences. As CEO, Hugo
spearheads product, marketing, high-level research / development, and provides direction to other teams within the company.

Passionate about unlocking the brain’s full potential, Hugo has assembled some of the most respected specialists in neuroscience and hardware to launch Dreem, the first active wearable to improve the quality of sleep. In just 2 years, along with his Co-Founder, Quentin Soulet de Brugiere, he has grown Rythm to a multidisciplinary team of more than 60 employees. Together they’ve won more than 10 international scientific and entrepreneurial awards like Innovation 2030 and Grand Prix de l’Innovation.

Hugo will introduce his company Rythm, a neurotechnology company based in San Francisco and Paris which developed a first product, Dreem, the first active wearable device to improve the quality of sleep.