Eurazeo pme is collectively managed by the Executive Board. The Executive Board is particularly involved in the partnership linking Eurazeo pme to its companies, providing daily assistance to their management.
The Executive Board has 4 members : Olivier Millet, its Chairman; Erwann Le Ligné; Pierre Meignen and Benjamin Hara.
Chairman of the Eurazeo PME Executive Board since 2005, Olivier is also member of the Executive Board of Eurazeo since march 2018,
Olivier Millet was Chairman of France Invest (ex AFIC – the French Private Equity Association) (2016-2018), also Vice-Chairman of AFIC (2014-2016) and Chairman of AFIC’s ESG Commission from 2009 to 2015. Olivier Millet began his career as an entrepreneur in 1986 by creating Capital Finance. He then joined 3i (from 1990 to 1994), before moving to Barclays Private Equity France, where he contributed to the development and success of this pan- European fund for 11 years.
In 2005, Olivier Millet became Chairman of the Executive Board of OFI Private Equity, an investment company floated on the stock market in 2007. In 2011, OFI Private Equity became Eurazeo PME and it is now a Eurazeo group subsidiary.
Olivier Millet is also member of the Executive Board of MEDEF since septembre 2018.
Ecole Supérieure de Commerce et de Marketing
Erwann joined Eurazeo PME in 2006 after four years in acquisition finance. He has participated in numerous investments and external growth transactions at the international level and specifically in the USA, Canada, Belgium, the United Kingdom and India. Erwann participated in the acquisitions of Flexitallic, Gault & Frémont, BFR Groupe, Idéal Résidences, Colisée, Péters Surgical, Redspher, Orolia and In’Tech Medical. A contributor to the work of the AFIC’s ESG commission, Erwann is also member of the Professional Standard Comitee and Vice-Chairman of Invest Europe’s Responsible Investment Roundtable.
Erwann, currently Associate Directors and Executive Committee members of Eurazeo PME, have been appointed to the Eurazeo PME Executive Board on January 22, 2018.
Post-graduate degree in international management
DESS post-graduate degree in Finance
Pierre joined Eurazeo PME in 2005 and currently has 15 years’ private equity experience. He has participated in more than a dozen investments, including the acquisitions of Mors Smitt, IMV Technologies, Léon de Bruxelles, DESSANGE International, Cap Vert Finance, Vignal Lighting Group, Odealim, SMILE and Vitaprotech. He has significant experience in assisting companies with external growth transactions, notably in the Netherlands, Italy, the United Kingdom, the USA and China. Pierre is also in charge of the supervision of the Operating Partner function within Eurazeo PME.
Pierre, currently Associate Directors and Executive Committee members of Eurazeo PME, have been appointed to the Eurazeo PME Executive Board on January 22, 2018.
MSG and Master’s degree in Management (Rennes)
DESS post-graduate degree in Finance (Montpellier)
Benjamin joined Eurazeo as Managing Director and is a member of the Executive Board of Eurazeo PME. Benjamin started his career as an investment banking analyst at Goldman Sachs before joining private equity firm BC Partners, where during 13 years he was involved in a series of investments across a broad range of business sectors and geographies.
MSc in business law University Paris XI
CEMS – MSc in management (LSE)