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Our Team

Our people is your value

Kartesia’s investment team includes professionals across a broad range of disciplines: investment management, banking and financial services industries, control and non-control investing, transaction services and strategy consulting.

From our offices in Luxembourg, London, Brussels, Paris, Frankfurt and Madrid, our team provides our investors with a comprehensive set of expertise in the credit markets (origination, underwriting, structuring, portfolio and risk management). We have a proven track-record in successfully building, monitoring and operating large portfolio of leverage loans.

Kartesia’s four core values apply to its strategy as well as its team:

  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Performance driven
  • Collaborative
Managing Partner

Laurent Bouvier

When founding Kartesia in 2013, Laurent had over 13 years of experience in private equity finance.
Managing Partner

Matthieu Delamaire

When founding Kartesia in 2013, Matthieu had over 7 years in private equity finance and a further 7 in audit and transaction services
Managing Partner

Jaime Prieto

When founding Kartesia in 2013, Jaime had over 10 years of experience in private equity finance and strategy
Managing Partner

Damien Scaillierez

When founding Kartesia in 2013, Damien had over 21 years of experience in private equity finance
Head of DACH

Markus Geiger

When joining Kartesia in 2015, Markus had 9 years of experience in private equity and 9 years in consulting
Associate Director

Thomas Pöhler

When joining Kartesia in 2013, Thomas had over 7 years of experience in leveraged finance
Associate Director

Julien Rigon

When joining Kartesia in 2013, Julien had over 5 years of experience in finance
Investment Manager

Jean Diercxsens

When joining Kartesia in 2015, Jean had over 6 years of experience in Finance
Investment Manager

Tomas Neuhaus

When joining Kartesia in 2013, Tomas had over 3 years of experience in M&A, advising corporates and private equity clients
Associate

Guillermo Ferre

When joining Kartesia in 2017, Guillermo had over 5 years of experience in finance
Associate

Iltay Sensagir

Iltay had over three years of experience in finance when joining the Kartesia team in 2017
Analyst

Gaëtan Valcke

Before joining Kartesia as Analyst in 2017, Gaëtan worked as an intern at Bencis Capital Partners and Fortino Capital where he was part of the deal team
Head of portfolio & ESG

Coralie De Maesschalck

Coralie had over 5 years of experience in Private equity and a further 5 in audit services when she joined Kartesia in 2015
Operating Director

Laura Martinez

When joining Kartesia in 2017, Laura had over 10 years of experience in private equity and over 3 years in audit services
Head of Investor Relations

Frantz Paulus

When joining Kartesia in 2016, Frantz had over 9 years’ experience in private equity and 7 in audit and transaction services
Financial Controller

Thomas Dewé

When joining Kartesia in 2015, Thomas had over 13 years of experience in Private Equity and alternative investment funds management
Portfolio Manager

Basile Gerber

After five years in Private Debt and Real Estate, Basile joined Kartesia as Portfolio Manager in 2017
Legal Officer

Berengère Hausmann

After more than five years in the legal administration of alternative investment funds and private equity structures in Luxembourg, Berengere joined Kartesia as Legal Officer in 2017
Trade Closer

Bernd Lellig

When joining Kartesia in 2015, Bernd Lellig had over 15 years of experience in the syndicated loan business
Financial Controller

Benjamin Lunaud

When joining Kartesia in 2018, Benjamin had 3 years’ experience in private equity in audit
General Counsel

Hana Witzke

When joining Kartesia in 2013, Hana had more than 6 years of experience in structuring and setting-up alternative investment funds and private equity structure in Luxembourg
Office Manager

Malika Azzouz

When joining Kartesia in 2015 Malika had over 15 years of experience as an Office Manager, mainly in Luxembourg
Office Manager

Tina Milanovic

Tina had more than 4 years of experience as an assistant before joining Kartesia
Office Manager

Francisca Thompson

When joining Kartesia in 2017 Francisca had over 17 years of experience as an Office Manager in multi-cultural environments, both in the UK and mainland Europe