Our People

At Cinven, we operate as a single international team organised by industry sector and region. Our multi-national, multi-lingual investment team is one of the most experienced and stable in the private equity industry.

Xavier Geismar
Xavier Geismar
Partner
Sector involvement
Consumer Industrials

Xavier is a member of the Consumer and Industrials sector teams and the regional team for France. He has worked on a number of transactions, including Amadeus, Camaieu, CHRYSO, Numericable Group and Tractel.

Xavier was previously a consultant at The Boston Consulting Group in Paris where he worked on several assignments, mostly within the telecom and media industry. Prior to this, he worked for Bankers Trust in London.

Xavier graduated from the HEC School of Management in Paris with an MSc in Business Administration.

He joined Cinven in 2001.