|Managing Partner, joined CVC in 2012. Bertrand is based in London, and oversees private equity activities in France, South America and the Consumers sector. Bertrand sits on the board of the CVC Capital Partners advisory business. Bertrand was formerly Chairman of the Partner Committee and Head of the sector teams at PAI Partners. He joined PAI in 1982 formerly part of BNP Paribas and for 11 years led investments in Information Technology and Telecommunications, before turning to the Consumer Goods, Retail and Services sector which he led for eight years. He was involved in a significant number of major transactions for PAI including Amora-Maille, Atos, Bouygues Telecom, Chr. Hansen, Panzani, Saur, SPIE, United Biscuits, Vivarte, and Yoplait. Bertrand is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique and holds a Master's Degree in Mathematics from Paris VI University..