Alexandre has over 16 years financial and strategic advisory experience in Western Europe, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle-East.
Before joining deNovo, Alexandre was a Director and founding member at IOTA, a boutique investment bank based in Paris and Dubai focused on Sub-Saharan Africa. While at IOTA, Alexandre successfully advised corporates, financial investors and governments on acquisitions, disposals, fundraising, PPPs and strategic negotiations in over 10 different countries.
Prior to founding IOTA in 2010, Alexandre had worked as a management consultant for The Boston Consulting Group in Paris where he focused on the financial sector, and as an investment banker for J.P.Morgan in London where he covered the healthcare, consumer goods and retail sectors in Continental Europe.
Alexandre's areas of expertise include regulated assets (concessions, PPPs), utilities, banks, TMT, industrials and consumer goods.
Alexandre started his career at Messier Maris & Associés, a leading independent French corporate advisor. He graduated from Ecole Polytechnique, Paris, where he majored in Economics and Statistics; he then received a Masters in Finance from HEC, Paris.
Alexandre speaks fluent French and English and basic German.