Before joining Qualium Investissement in 2009, Jean was Managing Director of European Capital from 2005, where he established Paris and Madrid offices and participated in investments in Germany. 2000-2005: Deputy Managing Director of Fonds Partenaires (Banque Lazard PE activity). 1996-2000: Director in the Structured Finance Department of Commerzbank in Paris. Jean started his career as a site engineer in the construction industry, in London and Barcelona. Boards: Foir’Fouille, Kermel, Invicta, Biscuit International, Sogal, Vulcanic. Member of the Executive Committee of the Caisse des Dépôts group. Chairman of the Buyout Committee of AFIC (French private equity association).