Jerome has 20 years of private equity experience. Prior to the formation of Scala Fund Advisory, Jerome was Senior Partner and a Member of the Management Group at CapMan.
During his 16 years at CapMan, he headed fundraising and business development and was responsible for multiple generations of buyout, venture capital, growth capital, real estate, credit and activist funds. In addition, he has also headed a 30-strong team responsible for various back office functions including reporting, legal, compliance, IR and communications. Jerome has served four years in the board of directors of EVCA. Before joining CapMan Jerome worked at the Finnish Ministry of Trade and Industry, Merrill Lynch, Danske Bank and Nordic Investment Bank.
Jerome is a Finnish and French national, and speaks Finnish, Swedish, English and French. He is passionate about wine, cooking, classical music, and marathon running (around the world!) but also occasionally enjoys tennis and golf. During his youth he competed at national and international level in table tennis and petanque.