Jérôme de Metz

Jérôme de Metz

Chairman and CEO / English

Jérôme de Metz is Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Groupe Beneteau, following the change of governance decided on February 8, 2019.

Jérôme de Metz is the founder of MBO Partenaires, a private equity firm accredited by the French Financial Markets Authority (AMF), providing support and finance for entrepreneurs for the transfer of unlisted SMEs. After heading up this firm from 2002 to 2015, he was Chairman of its Supervisory Board until 2018.

Before setting up MBO Partenaires, he was Managing Partner then CEO of Initiative & Finance, a Natixis subsidiary listed on the Second Marché and also covering unlisted small caps, which he joined in 1990 after six years in auditing and two years as Finance Director of Econocom France, an IT distribution and leasing company.

Jérôme de Metz is a Lille business school (SKEMA) graduate and a chartered accountant.

He currently holds and has previously had various corporate offices in unlisted companies, family offices and associations.