Corporate & Operational Governance
Christian is a senior partner of “Associés en Gouvernance”, a Paris based consultancy firm specialised in corporate and operational governance of listed and non-listed companies, family-owned businesses, public sector entities, trusts, and foundations.
From 2007 to 2013 Christian was the CEO of “Fondation Action Enfance”, the leading French registered charity for children in need, supervising 650 employees across 14 centers located across France.
Prior to these responsibilities, Christian worked 20 years in financial markets and the investment management industry. He successfully held management responsibilities in Paris and Germany for Fimat, the then fast-expanding global brokerage house owned by French bank Société Génerale. Prior to joining Fimat, Christian created and managed the first ever-authorised listed derivative fund in France.
Christian graduated as an Information Technology engineer from Paris IX Dauphine University.
In his role with Advisors & Partners, Christian will assist in the evaluation of, and provide strategic advice with regard to corporate and operational governance operating assets of companies, funds or investment solutions underpinning financial transactions or investment cases.
He will help review organisation structures and long-term business plans from a governance standpoint and benchmark to best of breed ethical standards as well as assist in the development of governance-related data markers and presentations to various stakeholders, including board of directors, investors, fund investment committees, and any official body.