The Team

Eurohold is an international network of Corporate Finance specialists with expertise in leading industries and an impressive track-record (more than 25 years in some cases) in domestic and cross-border corporate transactions.

Managing Partners & Co-founders

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Jean-François Alandry

Managing Partner

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Jean-François Alandry, Eurohold Managing Partner, is the co-founder of the firm created in 1989. Jean-François gets over 25 years’ experience in Corporate Finance. He completed dozens of deals in his career, advising numerous corporate transactions, both with industrials and Private Equity firms, in various sectors including Technologies and Telecommunications, Environment, B2B Services and Healthcare. Jean-François holds a MBA in Finance (EM Lyon Business School) and a PhD in Financial Technique (ESSEC Business School in Paris). He lives in Barcelona - Spain since 1987 and can easily work in French (native), Spanish, English and Catalan.  


Pascal Vieilledent

Managing Partner

+34 93 457 89 80
Pascal Vieilledent, Eurohold Managing Partner, is the co-founder of the firm created in 1989. He gets over  25 years’ experience in Corporate Finance, completing dozens of corporate transactions, both with industrials and Private Equity firms in key sectors including Pharmaceutical Industry, Distribution, Transport/Logistics, and Consumer Goods (including Wine Industry). Pascal holds a MBA from the Montpellier Business School in France and lives in Barcelona – Spain, since 1987. He can easily work in French (native), Spanish, English and Catalan.

Managing Partners


Ignacio Loring

Managing Partner Madrid

+34 91 319 90 88
Ignacio Loring Eurohold Managing Partner in Spain (Madrid)has over 25 years’ experience in Corporate Finance, including mergers & acquisitions restructuring and valuation. Since 1988 he has participated in multiple mergers and acquisitions processes in various industrial sectors including Food & Beverage, Logistics and Sustainable Energy. Ignacio has a Master degree at ICADE (Economy and Law) and can easily work in Spanish (native), English and French.


Christophe Espin

Managing Partner Madrid

+34 91319 90 88

Christophe Espin, Eurohold Managing Partner in Spain, has more than 25 years’ experience in Corporate Finance and also management positions as CEO in Chemical and Plastic Industries.

Christophe has successfully completed over 40 M&A transactions mainly in Industrial sector, Healthcare, Cosmetics, Retail and Media.

He began his career at Deloitte where he specialized in Private Equity. He then became Partner of the Corporate Finance Department at PKF (Pannel Kerr Forster) in order to develop their M&A Department. In 2003, he achieved a LMBI on an industrial Group (IPH Group) which he developed, backed by private equity funds, carrying-out the acquisition of 10 manufacturing plants within 6 years and setting-up a plant in Buenos Aires. After selling his stake and a part of the Group, he carried-out a spin-off operation on behalf of SABIC Group (Saudi Basic Industries Corporation). He then became Senior Partner at Clairfield Paris (M&A boutique).

Christophe holds a Master Degree in Economics from the University Panthéon Sorbonne and a DESCF (Diploma in accounting and finance). He is also graduated from the Institut de Haute Finance in Paris (PhD). Christophe speaks Spanish, French and English fluently.

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Miguel Iraburu

Managing Partner Madrid

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Mr. Miguel Iraburu Elizondo is a member of several Boards of Directors and Advisory Boards in the sectors of energy, telecommunications, retail, strategic consulting, engineering, environment and information systems. He is an industrial engineer from the University of Navarra and holds a master degree from IESE. He belongs to the board of directors of several business and promotional organizations in Navarra. He has been first executive of several multinational companies in sectors such automotive, telecommunications, television, transport, energy and equipment goods and vice-president of an investment bank. Collaborates with several international investment funds.


Oliver Gottstein

Managing Partner Germany

+49 89 89746793
Oliver Gottstein,  Eurohold Managing Partner in Germany, gets over 20 years experience in the media industry (including print media and online) and e-business. During 7 years he held senior management and strategy positions at Bertelsmann Group and managed several projects in Germany, in France and in Spain where he lived during 6 years. In 2000 he set up his own consulting company specialized in mergers & acquisitions, market and company analysis, benchmarking projects, process analysis, strategy development and interim management for the media industry. Since then he advised numerous prestigious media companies, Private Equity firms and other industries in Germany, Switzerland and Eastern Europe. Olivier Gottstein holds a university degree in business administration from the University of Passau and can easily work in German (native), English, and Spanish, having a fair command of French.

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Joaquín Alcalá

Managing Partner Mexico

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Place and date of birth: Mexico City - May 8, 1947 Marital Status: Married Occupation: Chartered Accountant - National Autonomous University of Mexico Professional Experience: Several positions in Mexican banking institutions with a specialization in International Business and National Banking. He has held general management and corporate executive positions. Current Position: Financial Advisor, Business Consultant and Administrator of the Foundation of Social Sector.

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Bernard Demode

Managing Partner France

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Bernard started as an auditor with Arthur Andersen. He then became CFO for GDF Suez subsidiaries and start-ups for 6 years. He moved to Innovation financing for 13 years, first as an independent then as a manager for Acies consulting group. He advised companies, from start-ups to ESTX 50 Groups, and private equity firms for M&A (energy, software, real estate), fund raising (software, Internet), debt financing (renewable energy projects), distressed situations (business services) and research tax credit (energy and transport). Bernard graduated from EDHEC Business School.


Pauline Houl

Managing Partner China

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Pauline Houl, Eurohold Managing Partner in China, gets over 20 years’s experience with multinationals on the Western and the Asian market, especially Chinese. That includes Chinese Regulatory, government relations and business environment,  general management, board of directors, corporate finance, business strategy, private equity, trust and private wealth structuring, growth management, restructuring, due diligence, post-integration, risk management, Sarbanes Oxley Act (SOX) and SAS70 for financial institutions. Along her career, Pauline held Senior Executive Management positions within American & European multinationals and was involved in various M&A operations within Covance, Merck Serono and Fortis. She then joined Fortis Intertrust as the CFO of Fortis Intertrust Switzerland, being elected to the Board of Directors in 2008. Then she transferred to China and was appointed as the CEO and the Managing Director of Intertrust China (Beijing, Shanghai and Guangzhou). Pauline is currently General Secretary of the Swiss Chinese Chamber of Commerce in Beijing, President and Chairman of Synergy Asia Partners in collaboration with European and Chinese leaders, and Member of the Club XXI Siècle in collaboration with French Leaders. She graduated at IMD in Switzerland and also holds the French Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a BA in International Business Negotiation. Pauline can easily work in French, Chinese (Mandarin and Cantonese) (native), and English.


Patrick Camps

Managing Partner South Africa

Patrick Camps, Eurohold Managing Partner in South Africa, has over 16 years Corporate Finance and Strategy Consultancy experience in the African market, in key sectors including Energy, Business Communication and Construction. Patrick holds a European Advanced Diploma in Marketing (DEESMA) from the CEFIRE ESARC Business School in Toulouse (France). He has lived in South Africa since 1997 and is a permanent resident in the country. Patrick can easily work in French (native) and English.

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François Fauran

Managing Partner President Eurohold Suisse

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François Fauran, CEO of Eurohold Switzerland SA and Managing Partner of Eurohold, gets over 30 years experience in Pharmacy and Life Science Industry. Along his career, Francois has successively been appointed as Laboratoires Sarget Scientific Director, Pierre Fabre R&D Director, Pierre Fabre Medicament General Manager, Wyeth France CEO, and Pharmadev CEO in Switzerland. Francois is a pharmacist, graduated in Industrial Pharmacy and Pharmaco-dynamics in Toulouse University. He gets a PhD in Pharmacology and a Master of Science (chemistry –biochemistry). He can easily work in French (native), English and Spanish.


Bruno Tourme

Managing Partner UK Head of Technology

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Bruno Tourme, Eurohold Managing Partner in London, gets over 20 years ‘experience in the Technology sector. He is also Senior Advisor for AGC Partners, a global technology investment bank. He specializes in advising software, digital media and information security businesses in EMEA and BRICS countries. Before joining Eurohold, he was Managing Partner, Head of Europe at AGC Partners. Previously, Bruno was Managing Partner at Bryan Garnier & Co, a leading Pan European Investment Bank focusing on technology, media and healthcare. He is also the co founder of Giga Information, a company created in 1995 with the Industry icon, Gideon Gartner. Together, they built what would become one of the greatest successes in technology research, delivering a new unprecedented model. In 2000, he also founded and chaired Giga Group, a technology research company. Under his leadership in Europe, the company grew from scratch to $40 million in 4 years. The business was sold to Forrester research in 2004. Bruno is also an operating EMEA technology executive: he was EMEA Vice President of BIS Strategic Decisions a Technology Market Research Company and worked for AT&T in various sales and marketing positions in Paris, Brussels and London. He can count with an extensive network of entrepreneurs, investors and strategic buyers in Europe and in the US, and a scope of expertise including Sales & Business development, Deal Sourcing and Negotiation, P&L, Financing, M&A, Technology, and Investment Banking. Bruno is fluent in English and French.


Dilek Ilhan

Managing Partner Turkey

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Dilek Ilhan, Eurohold Managing Partner in Turkey, gets over 25 years ‘experience in Corporate Finance, Credit Assessment, Sales and Marketing, Financial and Operational Restructuring and Business recovery. Along her career, Dilek held various positions as an executive and a member of the board in banks and non banks financial institutions including factoring and leasing. She is in advisory business since 2007 and she founded her own private advisory company in 2012 “Dilek Ilhan Restructuring and Management Advisory”. Dilek holds a BA in Business Administration at the Bosphorus University of Istanbul (Turkey), and can easily work in Turkish (native) and English.

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Vitali Dasinevich

Managing Partner Russia and CIS countries

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Vitali Dasinevich, Eurohold Managing Partner in Russia and CIS countries, gets over 15 years’ experience in the FMCG, logistics, retail and e-commerce, working on managing positions in international companies. Vitali holds a university degree in a business administration (Belarusian State University, Belarus) and a MBA in Financial Management (Coburg University of Applied Sciences, Germany). Vitali is fluent in Russian (native), English and German.


Mehdi Ziady

Managing Partner Morocco

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Mehdi spent the last 10 years in consulting businesses with a focus on strategic and financial advisory.

At Maera Capital and MZ Invest, 2 companies that Mehdi was in charge of as a managing partner, Mehdi worked as an end-to-end partner for international investors keen on investing in Morocco as an attractive market in itself and as a gateway for Africa (deal sourcing, due diligence, structuring and post investment monitoring).

Prior to that Mehdi provided corporate and advisory services to Moroccan and foreign leading Corporates and Institutions in Morocco and Europe in his previous functions within H2dev (Casablanca), Valyans Consulting (Rabat) and KPMG (Paris).

Mehdi is a graduate of Reims Management School and holds a master from Maastricht University. He speaks French, English and Arabic.

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Carlos Duarte

Managing Partner Portugal

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Carlos has nearly 20 years of experience in corporate finance (mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, valuation) as well as in management consulting, having intervened in several European markets such as France, Luxembourg, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Germany and Switzerland. Carlos lead numerous projects in the hotel sector, commercial real estate, food sector, manufacturing industry, renewable energies and new technologies. Carlos has lead key managerial roles with Andersen, Deloitte, Christie + Co and Eurallia Finance. Having graduated from McGill University, Carlos intervenes fluently in French, English, Spanish and Portuguese.

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Carles Cabre

Managing Partner USA


Carles has more than 15 years of experience in the high-tech and investment banking industry with various general management, corporate development and corporate finance roles. He has a successful track record with fund raising (early and late stage) and M&A transactions (sell-side and buy-side) with start-ups and large corporations in Silicon Valley. Carles holds a BS in Law and Master in Business Administration and several executive programs at Stanford, London School of Economics and IESE. He currently lives in the San Francisco Bay Area and speaks English and Spanish.

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Yoshihito Oike

Managing Partner Japan

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Yoshihito Oike is one of most experienced and insightful, cross-border M&A, restructuring and turnaround specialists in Japan. He is a recognized leader in the technology-based sectors, real estate sector, utilities and energy sector and retail and consumer sector.

Prior to his current role, he was a Managing Director in Global Banking at Citigroup Limited  ( former Nikko Citigroup Limited ). Prior to Nikko Citigroup Limited, he achieved investment banking roles included  senior positions with Calyon Securities (Credit Agricole Investment Bank) and also Godman Sachs.  Prior to investment banking, Yoshi was for 18 years, a partner in business assurance and advisory with PriceWaterhouse Coopers, including 8 years with the firm in the U.S.

He is a graduate in economics of Yokohama National University and he holds an MBA from the University of Chicago.  He is a member of JICPA (Japan institute of Certified Public Accountants), and the California Board of Accountants (US CPA). He is fully bi-lingual in both English and Japanese.