Nicolas Manardo

Managing Director, LBO Small Cap
LBO Small Cap
Nicolas joined LBO France in 2018. Since 2009, Nicolas has been working at Bpifrance where he was in charge of the MidCap Private Equity activities, both on equity investments and direct lending. Previously, he spent 3 years in Société Générale CIB as a Vice President in the mergers & acquisitions practice, where he worked on several transactions involving financial sponsors.  In 2003, he joined the Saint Gobain Group where he held several management positions in building materials distribution units in France, Mexico and Italy. He began his career in 2000 at Lazard in New York and then Paris in the mergers & acquisitions practice where he worked on several LBO transactions. Nicolas graduated from ESCP Paris Business School and is green belt certified in Lean & Six Sigma projects.