Pierre Leroux and Ronald Gaultier recently joined Acofi Gestion as Head of Client Relations and Energy Transition Investment Director.
Pierre Leroux, 42 years old, was appointed Head of Investor Relations. He started his career on the equity stock market of Euronext in 2002. He spent 3 years as a LBO credit analyst at Foris BNP bank before endorsing a Corporate coverage role at HSBC. In 2007, he joined HSBC Global Asset Management in France as an Institutional Seller where he handled different sales roles including the task to develop the Benelux region. In 2017, he integrated Aviva Investors France to develop the Frabelux region within a European and coordinated team. Pierre joined Acofi to lead the investor relations team in December of 2021. Pierre graduated from ESC Amiens and LSU (US) in business administration. He holds the CFA ESG.
Ronald Gaultier, 41 years old, was appointed Energy Transition Investment Director. He joined Acofi after 7 years as a fund manager at Allianz Global Investors. Over that period, he invested more than €2 billion in privately-placed infrastructure debt on behalf of Allianz entities and third-party investors. Prior to joining Allianz Global Investors, Ronald was a manager in the project-finance advisory team of PwC, advising equity funds, industrial companies, and public parties at all stages of concessions and public-private partnerships. Ronald started his career in the transaction and audit departments of PwC and Deloitte. He holds an engineering degree from INSA Rennes and a specialised master’s degree in Strategic Management from HEC Paris.
Thibault de Saint-Priest, Managing Director of Acofi Gestion declares : « We are glad to welcome Pierre and Ronald in our teams, to which they bring their strong experience. These recruitments strengthen the company’s expertise in both guiding investors seeking for innovative solutions regarding private debt funds and broadening the impact financing offer dedicated to energy transition».