Ms. Hala Fadel has been appointed as Managing Partner in charge of Eurazeo's Growth strategy. In this role, she joins Eurazeo's Management Committee.
Hala Fadel, who joined Eurazeo's Growth team in 2022 as a Managing Director, is a prominent figure in this market with 25 years of experience in investment and supporting growth companies. She spent nearly 15 years at Comgest, working on their investment fund for European growth companies. Prior to that, she co-founded Leap Ventures, a venture capital fund that invests in Europe and the Middle East. Currently, she serves on the board of directors of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). She is a graduate of HEC Paris and also holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management.
Hala will lead an international and experienced team of about twenty professionals based in Paris, London, and Berlin.
With 4.5 billion euros in assets under management, Eurazeo is one of the most recognized players in Growth Equity in Continental Europe. Investing in this segment for over a decade, Eurazeo has identified and supported the development of high-growth companies that have become market leaders, such as Doctolib, Contentsquare, Vestiaire Collective, and Backmarket.
With full managerial, operational, and financial support from the Group, the Growth team will provide expertise and commitment to the companies in its portfolio as they enter a new phase of development.
Christophe Bavière and William Kadouch-Chassaing, Co-CEOs, and Benoist Grossmann CEO of Eurazeo Investment Manager state:
« We are thrilled about Hala's appointment. The arrival of such an experienced figure at the helm of the Growth activity reflects Eurazeo's strong ambition as a reference investor in growth equity in Europe. Her deep understanding of the sector, including companies that have undergone IPOs, her highly international profile, her dedication, and her team spirit are assets that she will undoubtedly leverage for the benefit of Eurazeo's clients, teams, and portfolio companies.»