Advent International has announced two promotions on its European team. Pascal Stefani in Advent’s Paris advisory office has become a partner and Marion Lippert, in the Frankfurt advisory office, becomes investment adviser.
Stefani, a business administration graduate of HEC, joined Advent in 1998 from Financière Natexis (formerly Financière Saint Dominique). With 12 years’ private equity experience, he has been a key member of the team sourcing and assessing investment opportunities in France and represents Advent on the board of Loxam, France’s leading short term renter of equipment to the construction industry. Marion Lippert, a graduate of the University of St Gallen, joined Advent in 1999 having previously worked at JP Morgan and Bayerische Vereinsbank.