Christian Finan

Managing Partner

Christian has been involved in more than 180 fund-raising and stock market transactions to date, including more than 80 IPOs in France and abroad (Switzerland, Belgium, Germany, Scandinavia, the United Kingdom, the United States of America, etc.).

It is a recognised specialist in the structuring of equity and financial engineering transactions with a track record established on capital, debt or hybrid instrument issues and advises on listed M&A transactions with more than 30 successful public offers (takeover bids).

He advises fast-growing companies at all stages of development with a particular focus on companies in the life sciences (Biotech, Medtech, Diagnostics, Pharma Services), new technologies (Internet, E-Commerce, Software Publishers, SAAS, IT Services, Security, IOT), Renewable Energies and Cleantech in addition to more varied sectors (Agrotech, Proptech, Fintech, Real Estate).

He has worked for the Crédit Agricole Group (Banque CPR), HSBC CCF Investment Bank, the joint venture Lazard-IXIS (now Natixis) and Bryan Garnier & Co. before founding his own advisory structure CF Capital Partners.