17Capital, the global go-to source of financing for investors in private equity, is pleased to announce the appointment of Pauline Chatin as Investor Relations and Fund Raising Director.
Pauline has 20 years’ experience of financial markets, with a particular focus on hedge funds, structured solutions and private debt. Based in Paris, she will work as part of 17Capital’s investor relations team, managing European investors, with an emphasis on French-speaking countries including France, Belgium, Switzerland, and Luxembourg.
Pauline joins from Lyxor Asset Management (part of Société Générale), where she was responsible for selling financial solutions to French institutional accounts. Pauline raised the first significant assets for several of Lyxor’s new strategies including a private debt dedicated fund for one of the largest French state institutions. She also contributed to the creation of their French, Swiss and Luxembourg sales teams, launched Lyxor’s brand into Switzerland and headed the Swiss market. Prior to Lyxor, Pauline was a member of the sales team at hedge fund Finaltis and started her career as a Broker at Arca Patrimoine.
Pierre-Antoine de Selancy, Managing Partner at 17Capital, said: “We are pleased to welcome Pauline to 17Capital. Her experience and relationships across Europe will be of great value to us and we look forward to working with her. Her arrival further strengthens 17Capital’s investor relations and fundraising function at a time when we continue to see increasing demand for our products.”
Pauline’s appointment follows that of Martin Munte as Investor Relations Director in London in June, and Daniel Lee as Head of Fundraising and Investor Relations (North America) in New York in April.