A reflection of our professions

France Invest’s governance bodies are the guarantors of the growing diversity of our professions. They are governed by the Association’s bylaws.

France Invest has a modern, transparent and efficient governance system composed of a Board of Directors, an Executive Committee, a Selection Committee, an Ethics Committee, a Managing Director and a team of around twenty permanent staff.

Board of Directors

As the driving force behind the Association’s strategy, the Board of Directors determines its orientations and ensures their implementation. Subject to the powers of the General Meeting and within the limits of the Association’s purpose, it may deal with any issue concerning the proper running of the Association and settle any matters that concern it. Its President is elected for a two-year term.

Composition as of 20 June 2023

President :

Bertrand Rambaud


Vice-Presidents :

Isabelle Combarel

Swen Capital Partners


Christophe Deldycke

Turenne Capital

Christine Demode

Mérieux Equity Partners

Fabrice Dumonteil

Eiffel Investment Group

The other directors:

Guillaume Cousseran

Apax Partners SAS

Guillaume Jacqueau

Equistone Partners Europe

Vincent Lévita

Infravia Capital

Emilie Lhopitallier

Truffle Capital

Cécile Mayer-Lévi

Tikehau Investment Management

Eric Neuplanche

Capital Croissance

Jean-Marc Patouillaud

Partech Partners

Sophie Pourquery

Naxicap Partners

Pauline Roux

Elaïa Partners

Magdalena Svensson

IK Partners

The Executive Committee

The Executive Committee ensures the implementation of the Board’s decisions, monitors and controls the Association’s actions, prepares position papers and acts as an audit committee for monitoring and controlling the budget.

It is composed of the President, the Vice-Presidents, the Treasurer and the Managing Director. It meets twice a month.

Composition as of 20 June 2023


Bertrand Rambaud, Siparex


  • Isabelle Combarel, Swen Capital Partners
  • Christophe Deldycke, Turenne Capital
  • Christine Demode, Mérieux Equity Partners
  • Fabrice Dumonteil, Eiffel Investment Group
  • Trésorier : Christine Demode, Mérieux Equity Partners
Alexis Dupont, Managing Director

Selection Committee

The Selection Committee, chaired by Dominique Gaillard, Armen, and former President of France Invest, identifies, examines and selects candidates for the positions of President and Director of the Association and members of certain committees or commissions. It defines the qualifications required for these positions and ensures the long-term cohesion and renewal of the Association’s various bodies.

Ethics Committee

The Ethics Committee, chaired by Caroline Rémus, who is also President of Apax Partners Development at Apax Partners sas, is concerned with developing and promoting compliance with ethical principles and good practices. France Invest is thus pursuing a dual mission in this regard.

Managing Director

Chosen by the Board of Directors on the proposal of the Executive Committee, the Managing Director ensures the effective management of the Association. In this capacity, s/he implements the decisions of the Board of Directors and directs interest representation and communication actions. S/he prepares and executes budgets. S/he monitors relations between the Association and its members as well as with partner organisations. S/he reports on his/her mission to the Board of Directors and to the members of the Association at General Meetings.