Private Debt Team

  • Axel Augustin
    Axel Augustin
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    Axel Augustin
    Axel Augustin
    Paris
    Senior Associate
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2018, Axel worked at Ardian in Private Debt. Prior to that, he had a first experience at CACIB in Structured Financing. Axel graduated from HEI Lille and holds a Master in Financial Technics from ESSEC.

  • Geert Brulot
    Amsterdam
    Director Benelux
    Geert Brulot
    Amsterdam
    Director Benelux
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2022, Geert held various roles at ING Bank. From 2015 to 2021, he was an Associate Director in the leveraged finance team focusing on the Dutch mid-market and was responsible for deal origination, execution and portfolio management. Before that, he was Manager of the Transaction Services team.

    Geert Brulot holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Erasmus University Rotterdam.

  • Arnaud Carbonne
    Arnaud Carbonne
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    Arnaud Carbonne
    Arnaud Carbonne
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2018, Arnaud worked at Ardian in Private Debt. Arnaud Carbonne holds a Master’s Degree from ESSEC Business School.

  • Jérémy Chetrit
    Paris
    Analyst
    Jérémy Chetrit
    Paris
    Analyst
    @write

    Jérémy joined CAPZA in 2021.
    Prior to joining CAPZA, Jérémy worked at Crédit Agricole CIB as an investment banking analyst intern and at Société Générale CIB as an equity research analyst intern.
    Jérémy graduated from EDHEC Business School.

  • Guillaume de Jongh
    Paris
    Managing Partner, Co-Head
    CAPZA Private Debt
    Guillaume de Jongh
    Paris
    Managing Partner, Co-Head
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2008, Guillaume de Jongh had an experience in mezzanine and debt financing at European Capital and WestLB in London. He was quickly promoted through the ranks to Principal in 2013, Partner in 2016 and Managing Partner in 2021. He was instrumental in building the Capza Private Debt franchise, and is also actively involved in the fundraising process of the private debt strategy.
    Guillaume holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Finance from the ESSEC Business School, with admission to the Private Equity Chair.

  • Jean Marc Fiamma
    Jean-Marc Fiamma
    Paris
    Partner & Co-Head Private Debt
    Jean Marc Fiamma
    Jean-Marc Fiamma
    Paris
    Partner & Co-Head Private Debt
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2017, Jean-Marc was a Managing Director at Ardian Private Debt in Paris. He had joined the company in 2000 to work in the Venture team. Jean-Marc began his professional career in 1998 as an Investment Manager at BNP Private Equity.
    Jean-Marc holds a Master’s Degree in Economics and a DESS in Finance (Aix-Marseille University).

  • Gino Graff
    Amsterdam
    Associate
    Gino Graff
    Amsterdam
    Associate
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2022, Gino worked as an associate for ING’s leveraged finance team. After some early experience at ING Bank and Vortex Capital in Amsterdam, Gino joined ING through the corporate finance graduate program.

    Gino has studied at Tilburg University, Bocconi and Maastricht University, from which he graduated with a Master’s degree.

  • Lucas Jacquet
    Paris
    Analyst
    Lucas Jacquet
    Paris
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Lucas had a first experience in Investment Banking at Degroof Petercam and in Private Equity at Ardian Buyout in Paris. Lucas graduated from ESSEC.

  • Thomas Lafougere
    Thomas Lafougère
    Paris
    Principal
    Thomas Lafougere
    Thomas Lafougère
    Paris
    Principal
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2016, Thomas worked at Deloitte in the Transaction Services department.
    Before that, Thomas had a first experience at Morgan Stanley in the M&A team in London and at Bridgepoint in Paris.
    Thomas graduated from Sciences Po Paris and holds a Master in Finance from the London School of Economics.

  • Roman Leynaud
    Munich
    Analyst
    Roman Leynaud
    Munich
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Roman worked at Lyxor International Asset Management as a private debt analyst and completed internships in digital strategy consulting at Fifty-Five and in logistics at Instafreight.
    Roman holds a Master of Science in Management from EM Lyon Business School.

  • Ennis-Mechmetali
    Ennis Mechmetali
    Munich
    Analyst
    Ennis-Mechmetali
    Ennis Mechmetali
    Munich
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2020, Ennis had a first experience in M&A at PwC and Greenhill in Frankfurt as well as in Private Equity at Deutsche Beteiligungs AG (DBAG) in Frankfurt.
    Ennis holds a B.Sc. in Business Administration and a M.Sc. in Finance from WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management.

  • Clemence Megarbane
    Clémence Megarbane
    Paris
    Principal
    Clemence Megarbane
    Clémence Megarbane
    Paris
    Principal
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2017, Clémence worked at Butler Industries in the restructuring teams.
    Clémence graduated from ESSEC.

  • Oriane Mizrahi
    Oriane Mizrahi
    Paris
    Partner
    Private Debt
    Oriane Mizrahi
    Oriane Mizrahi
    Paris
    Partner
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2016, Oriane worked at Rothschild & Cie where she was VP in the Financing Advisory team.
    Before that, she was working within BNP Paribas’ structured finance department.
    Oriane graduated from EDHEC Business School.

  • Jose Tomas Moliner
    José Tomas Moliner
    Madrid
    Partner
    Jose Tomas Moliner
    José Tomas Moliner
    Madrid
    Partner
    @write

    José Tomás Moliner has developed his professional career in Investment Banking and Private Equity. In 1987, he joined BBVA and for 13 years he developed his career in Spain, United States and Latin America in the area of Investment Banking and Investor Relations. The last 9 years in BBVA, he was the Global Head of Mergers and Acquisitions, being appointed head of BBVA Private Equity in 1999. In 2000, he founded and led Diana Capital, a medium size private equity firm. In 2004, he joined and refounded iNova Capital, a Technology Venture Capital firm. He works with CAPZA since 2016.

    José Tomás has a degree in Economics from the UCM and an MBA from IESE.

  • Jorge Anton
    Jorge Anton Aparici
    Madrid
    Principal
    Jorge Anton
    Jorge Anton Aparici
    Madrid
    Principal
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2017, Jorge worked at 3i Group and Optima Corporate (M&A boutique). Jorge holds a degree in Business Administration from ICADE Business School.

  • Marta Merry del Val Morénes
    Madrid
    Senior Associate
    Marta Merry del Val Morénes
    Madrid
    Senior Associate
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, she worked as an Investment Associate at Oquendo Capital. She previously worked at Deloitte, as Associate in M&A Transaction Services.

    Marta holds a degree in Business Administration from ICADE business school.

  • Francisco Pichardo
    Madrid
    Analyst
    Francisco Pichardo
    Madrid
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Francisco had a first experience in Investment Banking at AZ Capital and in Private Equity at Alantra in Madrid.
    Francisco holds a degree in Business Administration from IE University.

  • Marc Fontclara Bargallo
    Madrid
    Analyst
    Marc Fontclara Bargallo
    Madrid
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Marc worked in M&A at UBS Investment Bank, and in Restructuring at PWC.

    Marc holds a Master’s Degree from HEC Paris in MSc International Finance.

  • Maureen Planchard
    Paris
    Principal
    Maureen Planchard
    Paris
    Principal
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2020, Maureen worked at CIC Private Debt as an Investment Associate dedicated to Mezzanine and Unitranche investments. She previously worked at Société Générale CIB in Milan, and she completed an internship at Clearwater International.
    Maureen holds the “Master 225” specializing in Corporate Finance and Financial Engineering from University Paris IX Dauphine.

  • Xavier Rivoal
    Paris
    Portfolio Analyst
    Xavier Rivoal
    Paris
    Portfolio Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Xavier spent three years in the Valuation Advisory team of Duff & Phelps in Paris. Xavier is a graduate of the “Institut Supérieur d’Electronique de Paris” and EM Lyon.

  • Cédric Sabbah
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    Cédric Sabbah
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2018, Cédric had a a first experience in M&A at HSBC Paris and in Leveraged Finance at Credit Suisse in London.
    Cédric is a graduate of HEC Paris.

  • David Schulte
    Munich
    Director
    David Schulte
    Munich
    Director
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2022, David was a Senior Vice President in the Leveraged Finance group at ING based in Frankfurt, where he focused on structuring and underwriting LBOs, refinancings, recapitalization for financial sponsors in the German speaking region. David started his career in 2010 as an Investment Banking Analyst in the Leveraged Finance & Debt Advisory team at Macquarie in London. He holds a first-class MSc degree from Cranfield School of Management and a BSc from Nuertingen-Geislingen University.

  • Bertram Schuetz
    Bertram Schütz
    Munich
    Private Debt Partner
    Bertram Schuetz
    Bertram Schütz
    Munich
    Private Debt Partner
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2017, Bertram was Managing Director at Avenue Capital Group since 2007.
    Bertram started his career in 1995 as a Credit Officer for the French subsidiary of HVB/Vereinsbank Group, and became Managing Director in 1998, in charge of managing the LBO portfolio.

  • Laure Tallon
    Paris
    Associate
    Laure Tallon
    Paris
    Associate
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    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2020, Laure had a first experience in Private Equity at Advent International in Paris.
    Laure graduated from HEC Paris.

  • Stefano Zavattaro
    Milan
    Head of Italian Office
    Stefano Zavattaro
    Milan
    Head of Italian Office
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Stefano advised international investment houses on their Italian and European projects.
    Previously, he was chosen by the French investor Siparex to launch their Italian private equity activities, before becoming Head of the Private Equity division of the Crédit Agricole Group.
    He began his career as a manager for General Electric, where he participated in numerous M&A and private equity transactions within the GE Capital division.
    Stefano graduated in Economics in Rome and specialized in Finance at the London Business School.

  • Tommaso Galletta
    Milan
    Senior Associate
    Tommaso Galletta
    Milan
    Senior Associate
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2019, Tommaso worked at Emisys Capital.
    Tommaso holds a M.Sc. in International Management from Luigi Bocconi University in Milan (Double Degree Program at Fudan University – Shanghai).

  • Filippo Malattia
    Milan
    Analyst
    Filippo Malattia
    Milan
    Analyst
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2021, Filippo worked at BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking as a debt markets analyst intern, in addition to other working experiences in the finance industry.

    Filippo Malattia holds a Master of Science in Finance from Nova School of Business and Economics and a Bachelors in Business Administration and Management from Bocconi University.

  • Audrey Zeitoun
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    Audrey Zeitoun
    Paris
    Senior Associate
    @write

    Prior to joining CAPZA in 2020, Audrey worked as a strategy consultant at Advancy.
    Previously, she gained her first experience at BNP Paribas in acquisition financing in London.
    Audrey graduated from the Ecole des Mines in Paris.