INITIATIVE & FINANCE GESTION
President & Partner
Jean-Bernard Meurisse joined Initiative & Finance as a Partner in 2003, before being appointed Managing Director and then President. In 2010, he led the spin-off from Natixis Group and repositioned the Company as an independent third-party money manager. He started his career in 1988 with Natixis. He then spent 4 years at Schroder Ventures (now Permira) as Investment Manager on smallcap buyouts. In 1996, he joined Barclays Private Equity France where, as a Director, he invested in several buyout transactions on the smidcap segment until 2003. At Initiative & Finance, Jean-Bernard has led around twenty investments. Jean-Bernard is a graduate of HEC Business School.