François is a Partner responsible for origination and execution. He focuses on the French and Southern European markets.
François joined Coller Capital in 2007 and has been part of the investment team responsible for investing Coller International Partners V and VI. He has sourced or managed a number of the firm’s investments, both direct and LP transactions.
Prior to joining Coller Capital, François worked in the Investment Banking division of UBS in London. Previously, he worked at Gimar Finance and PAI Partners in Paris, and at Société Générale in New York.
François has an MSc in Engineering from École Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées in France, and an MBA from INSEAD. He is currently on the advisory committees of CAPE FoF, DFJ Esprit II and Encore I.