“CAPZA has transformed itself from a niche boutique to an established small and mid-cap private investment house. As we grow and more people join us, it is key for us to maintain the entrepreneurial mindset and innovative spirit that were there at the beginning.”
– Benoit Choppin, Co-Head Flex Equity France
We empower our teams. We want them to be bold and take new initiatives.
We promote team spirit. We believe that together we are stronger.
Our teams grow with us. We like to promote people through the ranks.
CAPZA promotes a strong independent investment culture based on team spirit and humility. Our teams are inquisitive, pragmatic and entrepreneurial.
Many members of our investment team started as interns and many of our partners launched their careers at CAPZA. New joiners benefit from a mentor to help them integrate.
Meet Guillaume de Jongh
Named Private Debt Rising Star by Private Debt Investor
Aged 35, Guillaume de Jongh joined CAPZA in 2007. He closed his first private debt deal in 2008 and has worked on 29 private debt deals since then. Guillaume was appointed Partner at CAPZA in 2015 and has a leading role in origination, analysis, execution and monitoring of investments. Guillaume has built a strong franchise in the mid-market and deep expertise in Tech (particularly critical software) and Healthcare.
Guillaume Holds a Master’s Degree in Corporate Finance from ESSEC Business School and was admitted to the Private Equity Chair.
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4Jun’ 2020CAPZA carries out its first acquisition to expand in Growth TechCAPZA announced its first external growth operation through the acquisition of Time For Growth, a pioneering investment company in the Growth Tech segment and a recognised investor in the tech ecosystem.Read more
26May’ 2020AXA entrusts CAPZA with €500m to support French SMEsAXA will entrust CAPZA with €500m in order to enable SMEs to strengthen their balance sheets and recover from the COVID-19 shock after the implementation of emergency measures.Read more
1Apr’ 2020Covid-19 UpdateWe hope you and your families are well in the current environment. We would like to share with you some of the actions that CAPZA has taken in the context of Covid-19.Read more
5Mar’ 2020CAPZA on how lenders have key role in driving ESGOur partner Jean-Marc Fiamma explains how Private Debt managers can play a role in driving ESG commitments across portfolio companies.Read more