Experience

Mehdi joined Citizen Capital in 2020. Prior to joining Citizen Capital, he worked as an Associate for Rothschild & Co in Paris in the Global Advisory team and advised mid-sized and large corporates, as well as investment funds on M&A, equity- and financing-related transactions, in diverse sectors such as TMT, retail or business services. Prior to Rothschild & Co, Mehdi completed internships for Private Equity firm Ardian, as well as for Morgan Stanley in their Real Estate advisory division.

Mehdi is a graduate of ESCP Business School with a Master’s degree in Management and a specialization in Corporate Finance. He also holds a Master’s in International Business from Queen’s University in Ontario, Canada.

Mehdi is part of the Growth team, with a special interest in Edtech and social mobility topics. He notably was a former mentee and now a mentor in his free time in Article 1 association, dedicated to building a community of examples of success made up of young executives representing the full spectrum of French society.

Trying to solve major social and environmental issues has become the new playground of a broad and talented generation of new entrepreneurs. It is exciting to discover those new business models and solutions thriving and reshaping our societies.

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Olivier Mougenot
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Margot Courcelles
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François-Henri Champagne
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Diane Roujou de Boubée
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Aurore Aspar
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Jonathan Piquet
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Mehdi Belkahla
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