A team of seven professional investors with a passion for entrepreneurial adventure, SMEs and their development projects.
He started his career with the Permira investment fund from 1996 to 2000 then, in 2000, embarked on an entrepreneurial adventure as the Finance Director of the e-commerce company chapitre.com. In 2000 Eric then joined the mid-cap LBO team at AXA Private Equity (now Ardian) where he worked as a Managing Director until 2010. Over these years he helped complete some fifteen investment transactions.
As SMEs and entrepreneurship are a part of his family heritage, he decided to found Capital Growth in 2010 to finance and support high growth potential SMEs, with the support of a huge ecosystem of private investors.
Eric has almost 20 years’ capital investment experience (over 20 transactions carried out).
He is a graduate of the Audencia Business School and holds a Master’s 225 degree in “Corporate Finance and Financial Engineering” from the University of Paris IX Dauphine as well as a DECF (Diploma in Accounting and Financial Studies).
Eric loves Provence and now divides his time between Paris, train stations, airports and Aix-en-Provence, where his family is based. Eric is married with three sons and devotes his spare time to photography, music (he used to be a DJ!), travelling around the world, walking, cooking and evenings with family and friends.
Régis began his career in 1989 as an auditor with the Arthur Andersen accounting firm. He moved into the world of Capital Investment in 1993 and joined the team at Chequers (formerly Charterhouse France). He then joined 21 Centrale Partners from its inception in 1998 and was involved in its development for 12 years, until 2010. Over these years Régis was actively involved in nine acquisitions and some fifteen external growth transactions.
In 2011 Régis helped to create a management company called Women Equity Partners before joining Capital Croissance in 2013.
Régis has more than 20 years’ experience in capital investment.
He is a graduate of the Bordeaux Sup de Co Business School
Régis is keen on human adventure in wide-open spaces and likes to escape as part of a crew on the seas, roped-up on the mountain tops or with his family to faraway places.
Fabrice began his career at LCL where he spent seven years, first in a Large Companies business centre and then in the Corporate Finance Division in acquisition finance He joined the Perfectis Private Equity small-cap investment fund in 2005, where he was involved, as Head of Investments, in six acquisitions and five external growth transactions. He then joined Capital Croissance in 2012.
Fabrice has more than 10 years’ experience in private equity and seven years’ experience in bank financing for SMEs.
He holds a Master’s degree in Finance from the University of Cergy-Pontoise, a postgraduate diploma in “Banking-Finance Insurance” from the University of Paris X Nanterre and a Master’s degree in “Financial Techniques” from the ESSEC Business School.
In order to keep his Apollo-like physique in shape, Fabrice loves to run, swim and especially play basketball, where his size, sense of teamwork and ability to laugh at himself serve him well.
Julie began her career at Capzanine when it was created in 2004. She contributed to the company’s development for eight years and completed some fifteen transactions. Then, in 2011, Julie helped create the Women Equity Partners asset management company before joining Capital Croissance in 2013.
Julie has more than 10 years’ experience in capital investment.
She holds a Master’s degree in Management Science and also has a Master’s 225 degree in “Corporate Finance and Financial Engineering” from the University of Paris IX Dauphine
Julie is curious, always on the lookout for now things to do and is happy to share her many good ideas, such as her weekend destinations and eclectic recent discoveries, from foreign novels to unusual places in Paris, and even little-known neighbourhood restaurants, with her family and friends.
Cédric began his consulting career by restructuring troubled SMEs within the Deloitte Group, where he worked from 2004 to 2008. He joined the private equity world in 2008 and spent four years at OFI Private Equity (now Eurazeo PME). He then joined Capital Croissance in 2012.
Cédric has eight years’ experience in capital investment and four years’ experience in financial consulting and restructuring.
He is a graduate of the ESCP-Europe Business School
Cédric loves the great outdoors and surrounding himself completely in the natural world. To satisfy this passion he regularly travels to still unspoiled wildernesses in Scotland, Africa or Central Asia.
Edouard began his consulting career in mergers and acquisitions, first at HSBC and then at Leonardo & Co (now Natixis Partners). He then joined Capital Croissance in 2013.
Edouard has four years’ experience in private equity and three years’ experience in commercial banking.
He is a graduate of the ESCP-Europe Business School
Edouard is a kitesurf enthusiast and spends his free time surfing in France and abroad. He is a fan of sporting challenges and has recently started doing triathlons.
Maxime and Capital Croissance have remained faithful since his internship in 2013, after early experiences with Lagardère Active and AstraZeneca.
He is a graduate of the Audencia Business School and holds an MSc in Finance from the ESADE Business School
Maxime is passionate about Spain, Marama Vahirua, the Enlightenment, distance running and Vietnamese food.
Rachel has almost 10 years’ experience as an office manager for asset management companies. After spending six years at Time Equity Partners, Rachel joined Capital Croissance in 2015.
Rachel is a creative influence in the team and is a DIY champion.
Les interlocuteurs privilégiés des chefs d’entreprise qu’ils aident dans leurs réflexions stratégiques, notamment à l’international.
Fondateur et PDG pendant 20 ans de SgT Group en Chine :
• Ouverture de 24 bureaux et de 15 filiales dans le monde ;
• Depuis 2010 : business-angel, administrateur, entrepreneuriat social (Ashoka) ;
• Membre de la Chambre de Commerce de Hong-Kong (VP des commissions Europe et Asie-Afrique).
• 8 ans de conseil en stratégie (Mercer)
• 7 ans de management de PME (reprise d’entreprises en difficultés)
• 13 ans d’expérience en capital-investissement (Paluel Marmont Capital, fondateur de MBO Invest)
• 14 ans de management de PME (groupe Dynaction, Meyer-Sansboeuf…)
• Fondateur d’APIA en 2002
• 4 ans d’expérience en capital-investissement (fondateur d’Althera Capital)
Eric Le Floch
• 9 ans de direction commerciale (Rank Xerox, Chep)
• 17 ans de direction de PME avec des fonds de capital-investissement (Barclays PE, IPO et Paluel Marmont Capital)
• PDG du groupe Deutsh (connectique, 680 M$ de CA dont 50% en Amérique du Nord)
• Expérience de plus de 15 ans aux Etats-Unis, où Jean-Marie vit désormais
• Création en 2012 de JMC Family Investment Office (gestion d’actifs aux Etats-Unis)