Experience

    • Rexel in its €600 million offering of 2.750% notes due 2026.
    • Ingeus Investments Limited (a subsidiary of Providence Service Corporation) in its sale of its French subsidiary Ingeus SAS to German group LIVIA Corporate Development SE.
    • Rexel in the amendment and extension of its €1.1 billion revolving credit facility, with Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank as facility agent and swingline agent.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and Ardian in the €177 million sale of shares in SPIE, representing their last remaining investment in the company.
    • Rexel in its €500 million offering of 2.125% notes due 2025.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice and its co-investors in the €380 million sale of shares in SPIE.
    • Rexel in its €300 million offering of 2.625% senior notes due 2024.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice in the financing and certain other aspects of its acquisition of BUT, the largest furniture retailer network in France, in a 50:50 partnership with WM Holding, a company related to the XXXLutz Group.
    • Pernod Ricard in its $600 million bond issue due 2026.
    • Rexel in its €650 million offering of 3.5% senior notes due 2023.
    • AltaOne Capital in its acquisition, with Silver Lake, of a 37.6% interest in Cegid Group, valuing the company at ‎€580 million.
    • Pernod Ricard in its €500 million offering of 1.875% notes due 2023.
    • Dover Corporation in its €425 million acquisition of Tokheim Group’s dispensers and systems businesses.
    • Pernod Ricard in the issuance of €850 million 2.000% Notes due 2020.
    • Oaktree Capital Management in the finance aspects of its restructuring of its investment in Viken, a distressed Norwegian shipping group.
    • Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Natixis and Société Générale as joint bookrunners in the €200 million offering of 1.75% equity related bonds due 2020 by Orpéa.
    • Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Natixis, Société Générale, BNP Paribas and CM-CIC Securities as joint bookrunners in the €380 million offering of 4.012% bonds due 2020 by Terisam, a subsidiary of Artémis Group.
    • Pernod Ricard in its $2.5 billion offering of U.S. dollar denominated Fixed-Rate Notes, comprised of $850 million 2.95% Fixed-Rate Notes due 2017, $800 million 4.25% Fixed-Rate Notes due 2022 and $850 million 5.50% Fixed-Rate Notes due 2042.
    • Fonds Stratégique d’Investissement in its sale of 6.8% of the shares of Edenred.
    • Calyon and BNP Paribas in the €610 million offering by Eurazeo of bonds exchangeable into shares of Danone.
    • Dentsu in its €181 million sale of shares in Publicis Groupe to Publicis Groupe.
    • Dover Corporation in its acquisition of Caldera, a wide-format imaging software company headquartered in France.
    • SPIE in the financing aspects of its initial public offering.
    • Rexel in its €500 million offering of 3.250% senior notes due 2022.
    • Ingenico in its strategic partnership with Fosun International and acquisition by Fosun of a 20% minority stake in Ingenico’s Chinese activities.
    • Ray Investment, whose shareholders are funds controlled by Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, Eurazeo, BAML Capital Partners and Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec, in accelerated book-building offerings of Rexel shares for €470 million in 2012; €640 million, €520 million, €500 and €360 million in 2013; and €500 million in 2014.
    • Poweo in the sale of Verbund’s stake to Direct Energie and subsequent merger.
    • SPIE in its offering of €375 million of 11% senior notes due 2019.
    • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice, in its shareholders’ agreement with AXA Private Equity and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in relation to the €2.1 billion acquisition of SPIE from PAI Partners.
    • Najafi Companies in its acquisition of DirectGroup France, Belgium, Switzerland and Quebec from Bertelsmann AG.
    • Wendel in its recent joint-disposals with KKR of Legrand shares and in its shareholder agreement with KKR relating to their ownership in Legrand.
    • Pernod Ricard in the financing aspects of its €5.6 billion acquisition of the Vin & Sprit Group, makers of Absolut vodka, from the Kingdom of Sweden in one of the largest cross-border privatizations of 2008.
    • Ingenico in the club deal bank facility for its €270 million acquisition of German payment services provider easycash. The financing consisted of a €210 million term facility and a €60 million revolving facility.
    • Artémis in its €690 million issue of bonds exchangeable for PPR shares.
    • Pernod Ricard in its €1 billion, €1.2 billion and €800 million bond issues and in its €1 billion share capital increase.
    • Pardus Capital Management in its investments in Valeo and Atos Origin.

Education

  • EMLYON Business School, 2002, M.B.A.
  • WHU Koblenz Business School, 2002, M.B.A.
  • Université de Strasbourg Robert Schuman, 1999, D.E.S.S.
  • Université de Strasbourg, 1998, Maîtrise en droit
  • Université Jean Moulin Lyon 3, 1996, DEUG de Droit

Languages

  • French
  • German