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Paris, 12thSeptember 2018– Jolt Capital SAS, an independent Private Equity firm specialised in Growth Capital Technology Investing that is authorised & regulated by the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) has announced the appointment of Guillaume Girard as Partner.

Prior to joining Jolt Capital, Guillaume Girard was Associate Director at A Plus Finance where he was responsible for growth and technology transactions. During his time there, Guillaume was instrumental in a significant number of investments & exits. Earlier in his career, Guillaume founded and led Seenago as Managing Partner, a strategic and financial advisory firm.

Benefiting from 20 years of experience across both finance and new technologies, Guillaume has held diverse positions working with and advising both strategic investors & investment funds in cases including both growth financing and restructuring, and in varying roles as both CFO and Independent Board Member among others.

With strong international experience, Guillaume was also previously a Partner with Sophia Euro Lab, and Vice President at Mercator Management. In addition, he has also been a VP at PwC Securities and Senior Analyst at Orange USA. Guillaume is a graduate of both IUT Paris Descartes and ISG Business School

Jean Schmitt, Managing Partner of Jolt Capital commented, “We are happy to welcome Guillaume into our team. His international experience, both as an operational manager and as a private equity investor, will certainly accelerate the growth of the companies in our portfolio.”

  • About Jolt Capital

Jolt Capital SAS is an independent Private Equity firm investing in fast growing, profitable, globally-oriented technology companies of European origin, with revenues between €10m and €100m. Jolt Capital has invested in and catalysed various champion technology companies, including Heptagon (now part of SIX:AMS), Inside Secure (EUR:INSD), Fogale Nanotech, Alpha Mos (EUR:ALM), Blackwood Seven and Skill&You. Jolt Capital is currently managing an excess of €150m. The firm is authorized and regulated by the AMF.

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