About McLloyd

Founded in France in 2013, McLloyd exists to bring solutions to coaches and visual producers through tracking data.

After seeing a growing demand for performance optimization tools in sport and the limitations of existing products, McLloyd set out to develop groundbreaking technology to revolutionize sports performance.

After three years of Research & Development, McLloyd launched its first World Rugby compliant system in 2016. McLloyd became the leading supplier of GPS products for French professional rugby (TOP14 / ProD2). In 2017, competing against 42 companies all tracking horses in the race, McLloyd won the International PMU bidding competition. Our first centimeter GPS tracker system, compatible within the constraints of the sport due to its favorable size and weight. McLloyd leads the industry in horse racing technology and continues to be the most trusted device in the world’s top horse races.

In 2018, McLloyd saw an opportunity to grow and opened a subsidiary in Miami. McLloyd quickly became the most trusted GPS technology for top speed and strength and conditioning coaches in the US.

Regularly recognized as a prestigious, innovative technology company, McLloyd holds four major patents on its technology. McLloyd’s accolades include: winner of the Global Innovation Competition (2017), ilab Digital Innovation Contest (2018) and H2020 European Contest (2019).

McLloyd is committed to remaining the leader in sports performance enhancing and data relevant technology. Delivering more than 100TO of data to its customers in 2019, McLloyd stands as a global leader in GPS tracking.



Pierre-Arnaud Coquelin

PhD Applied Mathematics
Ecole Polytechnique

Founding and leading of VEKIA from 2007 to 2012, revolutionizing logistic through AI.
By founding McLloyd in 2013, Pierre-Arnaud intends to make sport tracking radically evolve with technological gaps.

Timothée TRONET

MSc Engineering et Business
Wharton University

CEO and Founder of FreshBurritos, leader of Mexican food in France
Timothée takes part of McLloyd’s global strategy with his experience and vision.

Deputy Director

MSc Data Science

Lisa started with McLloyd in 2016 as data scientist, and was raised as CTO in 2018.
She is now McLloyd’s Deputy General Director, leading the company’s growth and development.

William DIEN

MS Intelligence Marketing
HEC Paris

After 7 years at the core of CANAL+ Group digital developments, William leads McLloyds’ brand awareness through all communications and marketing tools since October 2019.

Benoit Thomas

MSc Electronic&Telecom
University of Montpellier

With 14 years of experience in the world of IoT and M2M,
Benoît has led since July 2020 for the electronic development and production of McLloyd products.

McLloyd’s 4 major patents

Crystal 8
Real-time data guaranteed in saturated radio frequency space (stadium …).
UWB Mesh
Decimetric accuracy guaranteed by the creation of a sensor network in UWB.
Fusion of data from the three sensor sources: IMU, GPS and Ultra Wide Band.
Unique process for the production of high resistance cases.

Awards and distinctions

2017 – Laureate from the Global Innovation Contest (Phase 2)

The World Innovation Competition aims to finance innovative projects carried out by companies and to create the French “champions” of tomorrow, creators of value, exports and jobs.

2018 – Laureate from the digital innovation contest

The call for projects “Innovation competition – i-Nov” is a support system funded by the Investments for the Future Program (PIA) which aims to select innovation projects with particularly strong potential for the French economy.

2019 – Seal of excellence grade from the European Commission and French laureate Horizon2020

The European Union’s research and innovation funding program for the period 2014-2020.