Team

Renaud Delaage
Renaud Delaage
Partner / Founder

More than 15 years of experience in finance, investment and private equity as a principal investor with a family office and Reed Capital.

A seasoned executive with a strong track record of buy-out investing, as well as conceiving and executing successful performance improvement programs across a wide range of industries. Undertook several interim management positions in portfolio companies.

Unique combination of international M&A and operational expertise which lends itself to creating optimum value within EIM’s portfolio of acquired companies.

Experience

Board Member of several companies Member of the French Restructuring Association (ARE)

M&A experience with Deloitte in France and Africa Well-connected in top networks in France, Germany and Benelux.

Holds a Masters in Finance from University Paris IX-Dauphine and an EMBA from INSEAD.

Speaks English and French fluently.

Luigi M Chiaraviglio
Luigi M Chiaraviglio
Partner / Founder

More than 15 years of private equity deal experience as principal investor with Compass Partners, a $1 billion American pan-European fund based in London and with Investindustrial, a leading European Fund investing in Europe and overseas. Designed, co-led and executed transactions ranging in size from €5m to €1 billion in US and Europe. Cradle-to-grave experience in growing, internationalizing and selling companies. Among these, responsible for the roll-up of Polynt, a north Italian chemical business transformed into global. Strong expertise in all commercial, technical financial and legal aspects of private equity, as well as direct experiences as part of a management team of a large multinational company and, more recently as an entrepreneur.

Experience

Board Member of several companies

M&A experience with PwC Corporate Finance

Holds an MSc in Finance from London Business School and an MSc in Law and Business Administration magna cum laude from Bocconi University. Also studied at HEC in Montreal.

Speaks English, French and Italian fluently.

Philippe Magnani
Philippe Magnani
Partner

With over 15 years of experience in M&A and investment, Philippe started his career in investment banking in Paris and London covering a wide spectrum of industries and geographies before joining, at its inception, an investment fund led by a French entrepreneur. The fund was backed by renowned family offices such as De Agostini, Fimalac and Groupe Arnault.

Strong buy-and-build experience: worked alongside talented entrepreneurs and managers to implement and oversee growth strategies, improve portfolio’s performance and value creation.

Important practice in financing through corporate bank debt, debt funds and debt capital markets.

Experience

M&A experience with Deutsche Bank (Paris), UBS (London) and was in charge of the M&A, finance, portfolio monitoring and the relationship with co-investors’ team in an entrepreneur led investment fund.

Speaks fluently French, English, Italian and Portuguese, and has an intermediate level in Spanish.

Romain Peugeot
Romain Peugeot
Managing Director

More than 6 years of experience in finance and investment in London as a senior associate in a Hedge Fund where he oversaw the monitoring of the approved list and created a clustering tool for risk premia basket. Co led the investment research and execution on a €150m transaction as an Associate Director at Aberdeen Standard Investments - 21ASI.

Strong experience in Venture Capital with the execution of 21 deals mainly in the TMT sector, and Private Equity with 3 deals including 2 buyouts and a minority transaction.

Experience

Board Member of several companies

Co-Founded an early-stage VC fund "Pace”; 18 investments executed to date, 2 Exits since 2016. Global portfolio MOIC >5x

Holds an MSc in Finance from the European Business School.

Science Po Executive Program – Training for professional company directors under French code AFEP/MEDEF

Speaks French (Native), English (Bilingual), Italian (Fluent), Spanish (Conversational).

Marie Peugeot
Marie Peugeot
Analyst

Previous experience with Newlion Capital as an Analyst on minority PE growth deal. Responsibilities included creating the Financial Model & IM, helping in drafting the SHA and engaging with the target for operational planning.

Experience

Strong interest in ESG investing.

CFA Level 1

Nicolas de La Bruslerie
Nicolas de La Bruslerie
Associate

3 years of experience in finance, investment and private equity, recently joined EIM Capital to support the team in its growth.

Experience

Holds a Masters in Finance from University Paris IX-Dauphine and a MSc in Corporate Finance from EM Lyon Business School.

Previous two years experience with Banque Palatine in their LBO Financing team.

Experiences in investment at Calcium Capital and Access Capital Partners in Paris.

Speaks English and French fluently.

Galia Jacobs
Galia Jacobs
Office Manager

More than 15 years of experience in event coordination, client development, trade fair production, project and office management in the arts/ luxury / design industries.

Experience

Studied International Relations : Widener University, PA USA American University of Paris

Speaks English and French fluently