Benoit has a diploma from EDHEC Graduate Business School, France.
Benoit is a Partner. He heads Permira’s Paris office and is a member of the Investment Committee and the Board. He is a member of the Financing Group and has worked on numerous transactions including Acromas (The AA & Saga), eDreams ODIGEO, Freescale Semiconductor, Iglo Group, NDS and Vacalians.
Prior to joining Permira, Benoit spent six years at JPMorgan in Frankfurt and London, arranging leveraged finance transactions. He also worked for Paribas in Frankfurt within the Media/Telecom team and in the Leveraged Finance department.