Bruno is currently Head of Private Capital Investment at Nevastar Finance in London, an independent asset manager for institutions and family offices.
Previously, Bruno was a partner and a founding team member of the mid-market private equity firm Balmoral Capital until 2012. His role included majority investment in private companies, board oversight, as well as active operational leadership (Co-CEO) in portfolio companies for transformational situations. Bruno is a Non-Executive Director of Family-majority-owned Delta Plus Group (DPG), listed on the NYSE-Euronext (DLTA) since 2007. DPG is a pioneer of global sourcing, distribution, and manufacturing of Personal Protective Equipment in emerging markets like China, India, Eastern Europe, Latin America and the ME regions. In the 6 years to Dec 2017, DPG has outperformed its competitors generating Total Shareholder Returns of circa 37% pa. Bruno also serves on the Advisory Board of Vertic-Alpic (Grenoble), a new growth platform for Delta Plus and on the Board of CNIguard (UK), a sensoring IOT business to manage critical infrastructures.
Bruno was previously a senior partner at Marakon Associates (now part of CRA), an international strategy consulting firm headquartered in New York and the head of the London office (150 professionals). He has extensive experience at leading and implementing major strategic and organisational changes at the board, corporate and BU levels which have resulted in large increases in shareholder’s value. He also advised extensively on M&A. He worked with some of the world leading corporations and management teams, including, Alcan (now part of Rio Tinto), Alliance-Boots, Halfords, Diageo, Dow Chemicals, IBM, Pillsbury, Prudential, Reuters. He has worked and lived in North America, Europe and Asia. He has an MBA from The Wharton School, a DESS in International law from the Institut du Droit des Affaires (IDA) of University of Aix-en-Provence, and a BA from Kedge Business School (France).