Arthur D. Little (ADL) today announced the appointment of Guillaume Picq, who joins the Paris office as a Partner. Guillaume will be responsible for the development of ADL’s Private Equity Practice in France.
With over 16 years of experience in strategic and financial consulting, Guillaume has some impressive experience in the sector. Having started his career at PwC Advisory in 2005 as a Senior Associate for the Transaction Services, Guillaume then joined Roland Berger where he worked for eight years as a strategy consultant, focusing on strategic due diligence and portfolio management for Private Equity funds. During this time, he also participated in the development of its Restructuring Practice, where he played a pivotal role in performance plan, turnaround strategy and assistance in debt refinancing for companies.
In 2015, Guillaume transferred to Monitor Deloitte, where he spent five years responsible for the launch and fast development of Monitor’s Private Equity Practice in France, as well as contributing to the expansion of its Financial Services Practice.
Vincent Bamberger, Managing Partner of Arthur D. Little France & Belgium, comments: “As we look to develop our Private Equity Practice in France, we have no doubt Guillaume is the right man for the job with his extensive experience in the sector. He has a proven track record of success and has played a key part in the strategy and launch of Private Equity Practices in his previous roles, as well as the optimization of portfolio companies across sectors. ADL is committed to building our capabilities in this field and we wish Guillaume all the best in his new endeavors.”
Guillaume Picq, Partner of Arthur D. Little, adds: “I am extremely excited to join a company that is committed to growth and development, especially during these challenging times. This new role provides me with a fantastic opportunity to increase business potential and provide clients with ADL’s renowned strategic thinking and capabilities but in different and new areas. I look forward to leading the team as we embark on this new journey.”
Guillaume graduated from EM Lyon Business School and holds a master’s Business Law from the University of Paris-II Assas.