- Prunet has over 20 years of experience including at Rothschild & Co, Eurazeo and Fondations Capital
- Prunet has been a manager within the family-owned groups Myfox and Somfy
- The appointment is part of Cathay Capital’s preparation for the next stages of its private equity business
Cathay Capital announced the appointment of Jean-Marc Prunet as partner in its Paris headquarters. The appointment is part of Cathay’s preparation for the next stages of its private equity business.
Prunet has over 20 years of professional experience having worked for Rothschild & Co, Eurazeo and Fondations Capital. He has been a manager within the family-owned groups Myfox and Somfy.
Prunet will contribute to investment operations in France and will assist in the transformation and value creation of Cathay’s portfolio companies.
“Jean-Marc’s background and experience, both financial and entrepreneurial, will strengthen our value proposition and prepare us for the next stages of our private equity strategy,” said Bruno Bézard, managing partner at Cathay Capital. “His strategic vision along with his operational and sector-focused skills will be highly useful to our ecosystem and in supporting leaders in the transformations ahead.”
Cathay Capital is a global investment firm that works with companies at every stage of their lifecycle. It has approximately €3.8 billion in assets under management across 19 funds.