Florence is a Partner at Skillcapital, based in Paris. She joined the firm in 2009. She works on French and pan-European projects, both pre- and post-acquisition, with a focus on the Consumer & Retail and Business Services sectors and an additional CFO functional expertise.
Before joining Skillcapital, Florence worked for 11 years as an Investment Director for 3i in France and Italy. She was involved in a number of transactions at 3i, including the successful buyout of Datamat. Florence led the investment and IPO of Datamat and subsequently became CFO of the company. As an ex-investor, she has a holistic sense of the needs of funds and what they look for in winning deals.
Florence holds a degree in Business Administration and Finance from ESC Reims and a BA(Hons) in European Business Administration from Middlesex University. She is fluent in French, Italian and English.