Ever wondered who was bringing you Home61?

Olivier Grinda

Founder & CEO

The Fall Back Guy

Relevant Information about Olivier

Prior to Home61, Olivier was in Brazil where he successfully transposed and adapted business models in Latin America:

Shoes4you, an online fashion brand selling exclusive collections in monthly subscriptions; Clickon, a group buying site and Brandsclub a private sales club. Olivier holds a BA from University of Miami.

Fun Fact

Born in New York and raised in US and France We all call him Junior (dad’s name is Olivier) Don’t ever play sport with him if you don’t want to become his worse enemy TV Shows: Game of thrones, Big Bang theory team..olivier_grinda.books Food: If it walks, flies or swims he can eat it


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Olivier Brion

Founder & COO

Web Entrepreneur & Janitor

Relevant Information about Olivier

Prior to Home61, Olivier worked at Roomorama as COO where managed all aspect of operations.

In 2000 he founded Previsite, now with operations in over 27 countries. During the Internet Bubble years, he was heading the CIC Bank venture arm where he he’s got is interest in Venture funding. Olivier holds an Executive MBA from the prestigious HEC school and is a licensed Real Estate Agent in Florida.

Fun Fact

Born and raised in Paris, France His surname: OB1 Golf (hcp 4) because too old now to play tennis team.olivier_brion.tv_shows Books: My dad’s Food: Time for a diet


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Brian Bernard Paran

Head of Sales

Top Producer

Relevant Information about Brian

Prior to Home61, Brian was co-founder of the real estate company Collins International Properties.

Brian also worked in finance as a senior portfolio manager, overseeing equities and fixed income accounts, and managing client relationships. Brian is a licensed Real Estate Agent in Florida.


Born in Miami. Dual citizenship: American and French. His surname: Nanard Wakeboarding (mostly underwater swimming) TV shows: Fast N’ Loud, Shark Tank Books: Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë Food: do not bother, a good burger will do it. Allergic to oranges. Fluent in english, french y un poco español


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Gerard Pirot

Home61's Broker

Relevant Information about Gerard

Prior to Home61, Gerard was an International Realtor specialized in sales and a Broker for 15 years in Florida.

In fact Gerard is knowledgeable in commercial and residential real estate practices all over Florida. Before Moving to Florida, he was the owner and CEO of several companies in France and the Mauritius Island.

Fun Fact

Born and raised in the Alps with a Law Degree Black Belt 2nd degree in Martial Arts Nick name Gege Sport Very Good ...a long time ago TV Shows only when I am in the show Books. BDs. Food. Yes, obviously 3 times a day Fluent French, English. Learning Spanish


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Mathieu Rochette


The replacement

Relevant Information about Mathieu

Mathieu Rochette is a native from France and a graduate of a Bachelor of Science & Business in the US.

He has called Miami home for the last 25 years. Currently he owns Barclay’s Real Estate Group/Business Center for + 10 years and has earned an outstanding reputation in Miami among local & international clients. In addition Mathieu has participated in numerous personal real estate investments including a condo conversion in Surfside. He lives in Miami Beach with his wife Shelbey & his daughter Julia.


Born in Paris His surname: Pattator Golf and Stretching TV shows: Mad Men Books: Real estate classifieds Food: better be good! Fluent: French, English and real estate

Fabrice Grinda

Angel Investor

Marketplace Guru

Relevant Information about Fabrice

Founder and CEO of OLX, Zingy and Aucland. Over 150 portfolio companies.

Key note speaker at major internet event worldwide. Princeton Alumni.

Fun Fact

Born and raise in Nice and NYC His Surname: Fab (needs to be 3 letters like GOD) Tennis, Kite surf, paddle…. When he is not hurt TV Shows: Sheldon was based on Fabrice Books: Anything that relates to the economy Food: Just fruits Fluent: Klingon

Jose Marin

Angel Investor

The Flying Mexican

Relevant Information about Jose

IG Expansion and co-founded DeRemate, Boston consulting Group, MBA Stanford.


Born: can’t tell you and raise: travelling His surname: Avatar Running TV Shows: Batman Books: Shareholder agreement for dummies Food: Plane food mostly Fluent: in investment terms