Benoît Durteste

Benoît joined ICG in Paris in September 2002 from Swiss Re where he was a Managing Director in their London Structured Finance division.

Benoît’s role:

  • To oversee the Group on a day to day basis
  • Accountable to the Board for the overall performance of the Group
  • Also serves as Chief Investment Officer
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Benoît is an experienced investor with a strong understanding of the markets in which the Group operates. During his time on the Board he has been a strong contributor to the Group’s strategic development, including leading our European investment business. He contributes a thorough understanding of financial markets and the Group’s investment portfolio to Board proceedings.

Career history

Prior to Swiss Re, Benoît worked in the Leveraged Finance division of BNP Paribas and in GE Capital’s Telecom and Media Private Equity team in London. He moved to ICG’s London office in 2007 and became ICG’s CEO and Chief Investment Officer in 2017.

ICG Committee memberships

Other directorships

  • ICG Group entities
  • ICG investee entities
  • Chairman of the BVCA Alternative Lending Committee