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Wendel (MF.PA)

Paris - Paris Delayed price. Currency in EUR
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89 rue Taitbout
Cedex 09
Paris 75312
33 1 42 85 30 00

Sector(s)Financial Services
IndustryAsset Management
Full-time employees90,266

Key executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear born
Mr. André François-PoncetChairman of the Exec. Board & Group CEO2.66MN/A1959
Mr. David DarmonDeputy CEO & Member of Exec. Board1.68MN/A1973
Ms. Sophie Tomasi PariseEmployee Representative Member of Supervisory Board & Tax Mang.N/AN/A1978
Ms. Harper MatesMD & Employee Representative Member of Supervisory BoardN/AN/A1982
Mr. Jerome MichielsExec. VP, CFO, MD, Head of Wendel Lab & Director of Operational ResourcesN/AN/A1975
Ms. Ouarda Bekhouche-QassidAccounting Mang.N/AN/AN/A
Mr. Olivier AllotDirector of Financial Communication & Data Intelligence and Investor RelationsN/AN/A1973
Ms. Caroline Bertin DelacourGen. Counsel, Ethics Officer & Group Chief Compliance OfficerN/AN/A1964
Ms. Christine Anglade-PirzadehDirector of Communications & Sustainable Devel. and Advisor to the Exec. BoardN/AN/A1971
Ms. Alexina PortalDirector of HRN/AN/A1970
Amounts are as of 31 December 2021, and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay includes salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in EUR.


Wendel is a private equity firm specializing in equity financing in middle markets and later stages through leveraged buy-out and transactions and acquisitions. It invests in both listed and non-listed companies. The firm typically invests in technology services and software, business services, healthcare and industrial technology. The firm seeks to invest in Africa, Europe, European Developed Markets, Western Europe, particularly France, and North America (United States and Canada). It invests between €150 million ($175.46 million) and €500 million ($584.87 million) in companies. It targets majority/control/large minority investments in listed or unlisted companies. The firm seeks to take a seat on the board of directors or supervisory board and key committees of its portfolio companies. It makes balance sheet investments. Wendel was founded in 1704 and is headquartered in Paris, France with additional offices across Asia, North America, United Kingdom and Europe.

Corporate governance

Wendel’s ISS governance QualityScore as of 1 October 2022 is 4. The pillar scores are Audit: 3; Board: 6; Shareholder rights: 7; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while 10 indicates higher governance risk.