Patrick holds an MBA of the ESSEC Business School and a Master’s degree in economics from Paris University. He has spent many years in managerial positions in international companies such as P&G, Glaxo-Beecham, Electrolux, Precision Corp. As of 1992, President of the Securitas operations in France for 12 years, then as a member of the Securitas Group executive committee, he has developped a thorough understanding of deal making through numerous acquisitions/divestments in France and Canada (up to 250Mo€ deals). Since 2010, Patrick was Managing Partner of CAPI Conseil, an M&A boutique, and has joined ONEtoONE summer 2017. During his years with CAPI Conseil, he has advised around 20 investments in the small/mid cap market including cross border deals, in all types of industrial sectors and both buy side or sell side. Patrick has been President of the French Security services association and member of the board of the French employers national association (MEDEF). He currently still holds various board positions.