Jean joined Qualium Investissement in 2009. Previously, he was Managing Director of European Capital from 2005, where he established the Paris and Madrid offices and participated in investment activities in Germany. From 2000 to 2005, he was Deputy Managing Director of Fonds Partenaires Gestion (Banque Lazard) where he led investments in mid-sized companies in the healthcare, retail and industrial sectors. From 1996 to 2000, Jean was Director in the Structured Finance Department of Commerzbank in Paris, focusing on leveraged finance, securitization and distressed debt. Jean started his career as a site engineer in the construction industry, based in London and Barcelona.
Jean was a member of the Executive Committee of the Caisse des Dépôts group from 2010 to 2017 as well as Chairman of the Buyout Committee of former AFIC (the French private equity association, now France Invest) from 2013 to 2018.
MST, MBA Ecole Nationale des Ponts & Chaussées, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) graduate
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