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David Espitallier

linkedin David is a Principal at Finaventures. David’s focus is on financial analysis, cash and performance improvements and forecast modeling. David has a curious mind and is a problem solver who enjoys working in multicultural environment. To date he has lived in France, United Kingdom, Japan and Hong Kong. He is always open to new ideas and is involved in several entrepreneurial projects.

David joined Finaventures during the launch of Finafund II. He is responsible for analyzing and recommending investments, performing due diligence, and leading transaction teams. He plays an active role in deal sourcing, structuring, execution and monitoring of transactions, but also investor relations and fundraising activities.

While a Manager at KPMG Transaction Services in Paris, he completed numerous buy and sell side mandates, including due diligence, valuation and restructuring advisory assignments for international clients such as France Telecom, BNPP, CNP, Business Objects, NEC, etc. in Italy, the UK, the Netherlands, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Morocco.

David began his career as organization consultant at Société Générale and then as statutory auditor in KPMG Paris and London for clients such as HSBC and Credit Suisse.

He is a graduate of NEOMA Business School (Grandes Ecoles diploma) in France.