Fund Placement Team

  • 25 years + of first rank international M&A lead advisory, corporate finance and fund placement experience, out of Paris, London and Tel-Aviv

  • Co-founder of Cohen Brothers in 2007. He is responsible for fund placement in Israel where he is based

  • Around 50 successful transactions, including the sale of Yves Saint Laurent group to Elf-Sanofi or Guinness Plc‘s (Diageo plc now) circa €2 bn investments in French world luxury consumer goods leader Louis Vuitton Moet Hennessy (LVMH)

  • Advised CEOs, MDs, CFOs and shareholders / business owners clients, on more than 300 assignments, typically multinational blue chips and owners of middle sized corporates, across a large span of sectors such as Consumer Goods, Financial Services, IT/High Tech, Hospitality/Real Estate, Retail and General Industry & Manufacturing

  • Mostly European cross border transactions and clients but also American, Israeli and Asian, with deal sizes ranging from 5 million to 2 billion Euros

  • Previous carreer in Banque Indosuez (now Credit Agricole bank group), Wasserstein& Perella, BZW (ex Barclays Bank), Ernst&Young Corporate Finance and InterContinental Hotels Group (ex Bass Hotels & Resorts)

  • Mostly European cross border transactions and clients but also American, Israeli and Asian, with deal sizes ranging from 5 million to 2 billion Euros

André Cohen, Israel Fund Placement​
  • ​​Previous carreer in Banque Indosuez (now Credit Agricole bank group), US investment bank Wasserstein& Perella, BZW (ex Barclays Bank), Ernst&Young Corporate Finance and InterContinental Hotels Group (ex Bass Hotels & Resorts)

  • ​Co-founder Cohen Brothers Financial Services

  • ​Graduated French top tier Business School ESCP (1986 class), French Attorney at Law (Paris Courts – Avocat à la Cour’), ‘DECS’ (French academical degree required for Chartered Public Accountants) and Legal English Certificate (‘CAJ’ at Paris University XII)

  • ​Speaks fluent French, English and working ability in Hebrew, Spanish, Portuguese and Italian.

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