Frédérique Dame

Independent Director


At Ubisoft, Frédérique Dame can draw upon her 15 years of experience at some of the world’s most innovative and cutting-edge companies, such as Uber, which she joined in its very beginnings. Today, Frédérique Dame is an angel investor in Silicon Valley.

Throughout her career at different US-based digital companies, Frédérique Dame has developed a unique expertise for launching consumer products and services. Between 2012 and 2016, she helped scale Uber from 80 people to over 7,000 and expand the company from 14 cities in four countries to over 400 in 68 countries. At Uber, she also spearheaded two strategic programs: the “Driver Experience”, allowing private drivers to become part of Uber’s network on a global scale, as well as the “Employee Experience”, aimed at automatizing the internal systems in order to improve productivity and the collaboration of Uber’s international teams.

Previously, Frédérique Dame contributed to the development of Yahoo!, being in charge of their products’ social strategy between 2004 and 2008. She joined Photobucket in 2009, then Smugmug, two online photo-sharing products for which she implemented monetisation and audience growth strategies.

Frédérique Dame holds a Master in Spacecraft Technology and Satellite Communications from University College London and a Bachelor and Master in Telecommunications Engineering from Télécom SudParis.

She is based in San Francisco and has dual US and French citizenship.