Advent Int’l promotes

Advent International has promoted Eric Adjoubel in Paris to managing director and Bruce Barclay in London to director.

Adjoubel joined Advent in 1997 to lead the expansion of the firm’s investment activity in France. He began his career with Alcatel and then CGCT (ITT), before moving in to private equity in 1983.

Barclay joined Advent in 1997 after eight years in M&A, much of which focused on the European private equity market. He began work in industry, in computers and high technology, moving to the UK in 1985.

Advent has also promoted Tim Franks and Fabio Terlevich, both in the London office, to principal.

Marion Lippert in Frankfurt, Arabella Caporello in Milan and Olivier Thevenet in Paris all become senior associates.