Bridgepoint, the international private equity group, has appointed Jean-Marc Huët to its Advisory Board with effect from 1st January 2019.
Mr Huët is a former CFO of Unilever plc/NV, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Royal Numico NV and began his career at Goldman Sachs International. He currently holds non-executive directorships at Heineken, Canada Goose and J2.
A Dutch national, Mr Huët was educated at Dartmouth College, New Hampshire and has an MBA from INSEAD.
Welcoming the appointment, Bridgepoint managing partner William Jackson, said: “Jean-Marc is a seasoned international executive with a strong track record across several industries. He will bring a global view and important insight to Bridgepoint. We look forward to working with him.”
Jean-Marc Huët said: “I am enthusiastic about the opportunity at Bridgepoint and contributing to the team’s assessment of sectors and specific companies as it continues to consolidate its middle market position in the alternative assets space.”
The Advisory Board provides external perspectives and advice to Bridgepoint’ senior leadership team and is also involved on an individual member basis on value creation at portfolio companies.
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