Edouard has more than 15 years of mid-market private equity investing experience notably in France and Belgium.
Before joining Aldebaran in 2021, Edouard worked as a Principal at H.I.G. Capital (2007-2021), a fund specialized in providing equity capital to small and mid-sized companies, through a flexible and operationally focused/value-added approach. Based in Paris, he has been deeply involved in the acquisition, monitoring, and exit of Groupe Looping, Aviapartner and Groupe Ecore – GDE. He notably represented H.I.G. on the Board of these companies.
Prior to joining H.I.G. in 2007, Edouard worked as Senior Manager in the leveraged finance department of the Royal Bank of Scotland in France. He notably participated in the structuring and financing of numerous LBO transactions in France and in Europe.
He started his career at CACIB (acquisition finance department) in Paris and London before joining BNP Paribas’ loan market department in New York.
Edouard holds an MSc in Finance from ESCP Europe Business School (Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Paris).
Where to see Edouard?
In the Arcachon bay, where he enjoys doing sport, fishing and spending good times with his family and friends.