MEDEF INTERNATIONAL, INFRALION CAPITAL MANAGEMENT, SCIENCES PO
Conseiller spécial du président pour le financement, Secrétaire Général, enseignant
Since September 2020, Germain is General Secretary of Infralion Capital Management, a French asset management company investing in infrastructure in Europe. Germain is also: - Senior Advisor to MEDEF International since 2018. - Founder and Trustee of Uptime Catalyst Facility (2020), a UK regulated Charity that has implemented the first result-based funding mechanism for reliable and sustainable water rural services ( https://www.uptimecatalyst.org/) From 2014 to 2020, Germain has been Director of Structured Finance at VINCI Construction, Germain has structured various funding for project infrastructure in African, with a focus on blended debt approach by mixing concessional loans with ECA and PRI covered loan in order to lower the cost of funding to optimize tariffs for the benefit of the users. Prior to join VINCI, Germain has been Senior Advisor at La Compagnie Financière du Lion, a Paris based Investment Bank dedicated to M&A and international project financing advising CAC40 companies and institutional investors. From 2008 to 2011, Germain has been Deputy CEO of GT Finance, an alternative funds Management Companyhe joined in 2004 as Marketing Director. Germain is graduated from the Institut d′Etudes Politiques de Paris where he is teaching since 2006 Asset Management Strategies, Islamic Finance and Advanced International Project Financing within various master’s degrees.