Pierre-Antoine de Selancy

Managing Partner

Pierre-Antoine co-founded 17Capital in 2008. He has more than two decades of private equity experience, including 15 years in the secondary market.  

Prior to founding 17Capital, Pierre-Antoine was the Partner responsible for all secondary transactions as well as leading or co-leading primary fund investments and co-investments at Idinvest (formerly AGF Private Equity, part of Allianz). During his time there he launched and ran the secondary investment practice.

Prior to Idinvest Partners, he worked at Fondinvest Capital in Paris and at Coller Capital in London where he led a number of secondary private equity transactions. Pierre-Antoine started his private equity career at Paribas Affaires Industrielles (now PAI Partners) in Paris and Hong Kong.

Pierre-Antoine has a business school degree from ESLSCA, Paris and a Master’s degree in financial engineering from the EM Lyon Graduate School of Management. He is fluent in English and French and speaks conversational German.