Quadrille Capital’s founding partners have worked together for 25 years.
Our team is led by four partners, three based in Paris and one in the San Francisco Bay Area. Overall, it includes eleven investment professionals who are supported by a back-office team.
Jérôme has executed over 150 private equity transactions in technology and energy since 2001, for the most part in the US and in Europe. From 2001 to 2012, he was the partner in charge of technology and energy investments at Quilvest Group. He also sat on the investment committee for their global fund of funds programs which has deployed $2bn. Between 1986 and 2001, Jérôme was at Lazard Frères, originating and executing transactions in the fields of technology, internet, energy and healthcare. Jérôme serves on the board of Coravin and Château Haut-Bailly and is an observer on several other portfolio companies' boards.
Henri de Perignon
Henri has carried out more than 125 private equity investments, primarily in the United States and Europe. He has also developed private equity programs for corporate groups. From 2001 to 2012, Henri was at Quilvest, most recently as a partner, with a focus on direct and fund investments in technology and energy. Prior to this, he worked for Lazard Frères, from 1997 to 2001, concentrating on technology, media and telecoms.
Ed is based in San Francisco. He has worked for Citibank and Apple, most recently as Director of R&D in Europe. For nine years he was Managing Director, US for a Venture Capital fund established by Vivendi, Cisco, Qualcomm, Nokia, Siemens and BT. Ed has also founded, managed and exited two technology companies. He has worked with the Quadrille team for 14 years. He is a graduate of Princeton and the University of Virginia.
Brice was previously at HSBC, in their M&A department, where he worked on the execution of several private equity transactions. He especially focused on the telecoms, industrial and healthcare sectors. He has a degree from HEC Paris and Université Paris Dauphine.
Fund manager of Disruption Fund
Jean-Edwin is the Fund Manager of Disruption Fund, a multi-cap fund investing in global equities focusing on high growth disruptive businesses in technology, healthcare and consumer sectors.
Prior to joining Quadrille Capital, Jean-Edwin spent 20 years as senior equity sales at Lehman Brothers and Barclays, including a role as a Tech Specialist, dedicated to UK and European based investors.
Jean-Edwin holds a joint MBA from HEC in Paris and Columbia University, and a BA in Anthropology from Princeton University
Dr François Thomas has 30 years of experience in the life sciences sector. He has been the president of Inserm Transfert Initiative. Previously, he held senior management positions at Bioserve, Ipsen, Genset, Bryan Garnier and was a Partner at Atlas Venture. He has been on the board of directors of more than 20 Biotech companies. Dr. Thomas is an oncologist, former physician at Gustave Roussy, and holds an MBA from MIT
Before joining Quadrille Capital as an Operating Partner, Vianney Airaud spent the last 25 years in Tech Industry. Former executive at IBM, he served as Sales, Customer success and Services General Manager in Microsoft for 15 years.
Head Investor Relations
Léa joined Quadrille Capital in April 2021 and leads Investor Relations for the firm.
Prior to joining Quadrille, Léa worked in Investor Relations at Argos Wityu in Paris and, at The Blackstone Group in New York and London. She started her career as Risk Management Associate at Lyxor AM in 2012.
Léa graduated with a Bachelor in Mathematics with Management and Finance from King’s College London and a Master of Mathematics of Finance from Columbia University in New York.
Romain joined Quadrille Capital in April 2021.
Prior to that, Romain spent five years at Drake Star Partners (formerly LD&A Jupiter), a corporate finance firm with a specific focus on the digital sector where he worked on numerous cross-border M&A transactions. He later joined the Technology Team at Rothschild & Co where he was Vice-President working on Venture Capital and M&A deals during three years.
Romain is a graduate of SciencePo Paris, majoring in Finance & Strategy, and studied at the University of New South Wales in Australia.
Alejandra Duran Gil
Alejandra started her career at Messier Maris & Associés, an independent M&A advisory firm in Paris, where she spent 4 years. She was mainly involved in transactions across the Technology, Media & Communications sector. Alejandra is a graduate of ESCP Europe.
Vianney started his career in the Investment Banking Division of Nomura in Paris where he spent nearly 4 years. He participated in transactions in the Private Equity industry and advised clients in the Infrastructure & Energy sector. Vianney is a graduate of ESCP Europe and studied at Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan.
Akissi has worked for ARDIAN as a financial controller in the LBO division and for KPMG as an auditor. Akissi is a graduate of ESSEC (Chartered Accountant track) and holds a BA in Applied Economics and Business from Kingston University.
Augustin has worked as a strategy consultant at Estin & Co where he mainly focused on the industrial, technology and consumer goods sectors. He previously had an experience in Private Equity at Amundi. Augustin is a graduate of ESCP Europe with a major in corporate finance.
Solenn is a graduate of Paris Dauphine, MSc 225 Corporate Finance & Financial Engineering.
Guillaume started working as an M&A analyst at Natixis CIB before joining Far Ventures, a leading South-African Start-up Incubator. Guillaume is a graduate of ESSEC Business School majoring in Finance.
Amine joined Quadrille in 2021. Prior to that, he worked in investment banking at HSBC and Rothschild & Co in Paris, where he was mainly involved in transactions across the technology, energy and media sectors.
Amine is a graduate of HEC Paris, majoring in Strategy and Finance, and studied at the University of Edinburgh.
Adrien joined Quadrille Capital in 2021. Prior to that, he worked as a M&A analyst at In Extenso Finance and at Clipperton where he focused on technology deals. He was an investment analyst intern at Quadrille in 2019.
Adrien graduated with a Master’s Degree from Emlyon Business School majoring in Corporate Finance.
Timothée joined Quadrille Capital in January 2021. Prior to that he worked in Operations at HireSweet, a California-based early stage company. He also served as second lieutenant in the French Army.
Timothée is a graduate of ESSEC Business School, Special Military Academy of Saint-Cyr and Science Po Paris.
Julien joined Quadrille Capital in January 2021. He has several operational experiences in early stage companies based in France including Shipup and Joko.
Julien is a graduate of HEC Paris and also studied Economics at Tokyo University and Philosophy at Sorbonne University.
Analyst of Disruption Fund
Mathias has been a former intern at Quadrille Capital in charge of the investments of the listed fund, Disruption Fund. Before joining the Quadrille team, Mathias has had several experiences in Asset Management at Crédit Agricole, Syquant Capital and Cholet Dupont AM. He holds a Bachelor's degree from Paris Descartes and a Master's degree from Paris Dauphine.
Chief Financial Officer
Véronique is the CFO of Quadrille Capital. She has more than ten years experience working as CFO for French private equity funds (Latour Capital and Perceva), after some time at Groupama Private Equity’s funds of Funds team and starting her career at HSBC France in the CIB Team.
Veronique is a graduate of Université Paris Dauphine and ESCP Business School.
Chief Compliance Officer
David is the CCO of Quadrille Capital. He previously worked for eight years for PricewaterhouseCoopers and Ernst & Young where he was a Manager specialized in audit for private equity and hedge fund structures and securitization. David is a graduate of ESC Lille, majoring in Audit and Finance & Controlling.
Rodrigue worked at EY in audit, where he spent almost three years. He was mainly involved in auditing SMEs companies in different sectors such as Biotech, Retail, Media, Infrastructure and Healthcare. Rodrigue is graduated of ESME Sudria, an engineering school, and holds an Msc in Corporate Finance at EM Lyon Business School.
Adrien worked as an auditor at PWC for three years focusing on Private Equity (Direct, Private debt, Funds of funds, Distressed), Securitization and Asset Management. He was previously Statutory Controller at Microsoft. Adrien is a graduate of Skema BS majoring in International Finance.
Arthur A. Seeligson III
Arthur A. Seeligson III is based in Houston and sits on the board of directors of Goodrich Petroleum, (NYSE). He was the head of the Houston offices of Harris, Webb & Garrison, of Wasserstein, Perella & Co., and, prior to that, of Schroder Wertheim & Company, Inc. Arthur was awarded an MBA from Columbia and earned his BA from Yale.
Pascal Daloz joined Dassault Systemes in 2001 where he served as Executive Vice President Brands and Corporate Development since 2014. He was Senior Analyst at Crédit Suisse for the Technology Industry.
Bernard Saint-André was until 2012 Executive Vice President for Strategy & Marketing at Dalkia, the European leader in energy services, where he also supervised energy market operations and Research and Development. Bernard is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique and was nominated in the Corps des Ponts et Chaussées.
Edmond Alphandéry was Minister of Economy and was nominated thereafter President of EDF from 1995 to 1998. He was also Chairman of the Board of Directors at CNP Assurances and Director of Engie and Icade. Edmond is a graduate of SciencePo Paris and Univesity of Chicago.
Colette Lewiner is a member of the Board of Nexans, Bouygues, EDF and Ingenico. Until 2008, she served as Corporate Vice President and Global Leader of the Sector Energy, Utilities and Chemicals of Capgemini and was President of the European Nuclear Society. Colette graduated with a doctorate in Physics at Ecole Normale Supérieure.