Team Flex Equity Mid-Market
Guillaume BasquinParisPartnerCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Thibault ChatagnonParisPrincipalCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Frédéric ChicheParisPartnerCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Frédéric worked for 4 years at 3i in Paris as Partner. Before that, he spent 8 years in investment banking (Morgan Stanley, Rothschild and ING), and more than 10 years in private equity at 3i, Providence Equity and Silverfleet Capital in Paris and London. He has also been a co-owner and partner of an independent niche investment bank in France and China.
Frédéric graduated from Telecom Paris and HEC.
Marion de BonnevilleParisDirectorCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Antoine ForgeardParisSenior AssociateCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Antoine was an Associate at Argos Wityu since 2017. He started his private equity career at Astorg, and also has M&A experience at Linkers.
Antoine holds a master’s degree from Paris Dauphine in Corporate finance and Financial Engineering (Master 225).
Stéphanie FrachetParisPartnerCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA, Stéphanie worked for 13 years at Bpifrance in Paris as a Managing Director. Prior to that, Stéphanie spent 3 years in investment banking (SGCIB), and 7 years in audit and transaction services at EY and PwC in Paris.
She has led more than 20 transactions over the last 10 years, most of them in the industry and business services sector, including Paprec, the French leader in recycling and waste recovery, Sabena Technics, the French independent leader in aeronautical maintenance, Sulo, a European supplier of sorting and recycling equipment, Verallia, the world leader in glass packaging for beverages and food products, Diot-Siaci, the European leader in insurance brokerage, and Valeo, a global automotive equipment supplier.
Stéphanie is a graduate of ESSEC.
Mary LarocheParisAssociateCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA in 2023, Mary worked for almost 3 years at Natixis Partners as an M&A Analyst, taking part in the execution of various mandates for Private Equity firms. Prior to this experience, Mary developed strong knowledge in M&A working as an Intern at Natixis Partners and Kepler Cheuvreux in Paris.
Mary holds a master’s degree in management from ESCP Business School.
Roxane PauquetParisAssociateCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Nils PoinotParisSenior AssociateCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA in 2022, he worked as an Investment Manager at H.I.G. Capital in Paris. He had previously completed internships at Deutsche Bank, HIG Capital and Canaccord Genuity.
Nils is graduated from ESCP Europe and holds a Magister of Finance from Paris 1 Pantheon – Sorbonne University.
Jess WizmanParisDirectorCAPZA Flex Equity Mid-Market
Prior to joining CAPZA in 2022, Jess worked as an Investment Director at Omnes Capital in Paris. His experience includes investments in the healthcare, business services and consulting sectors.
From 2011 to 2015, he worked in M&A at Morgan Stanley in Paris and London.
Jess is graduated from the Ecole Polytechnique and holds a Master degree from HEC Paris.