Execution Team

We are recognized for the quality of our services, which are based on personalized execution, enhanced by an experienced and highly qualified multidisciplinary team of trusted professionals acting under one hat!

Team Lyon 2021

Fabrice LOMBARDO – 法 播

Founding CEO & Chairman
  • Working with Asia since 1994
  • 12 years (1994-2005) working for Multinationals (CATU-Legrand-Electrical, BWT – Water treatment, Edelcom-Citelum / EDF)
  • Passionate entrepreneur since 2005 / founded GEREJE in Singapore in 2008
  • Expertise : Buy side – External Growth / Fund Raising (Equity - debt) / Valuation & Structuration
  • Advising small / mid / large firms as well as Financial institutions, Family Offices & PE firms
  • External teacher at ESSEC
  • BBA at Oxford Brookes Univ, Grenoble Bus. School, Exec. MBA at ESSEC


Partner, Head of GEREJE Switzerland, Management Committee & Board member
  • 10 years’ experience in cross border M&A between Europe and Asia
  • Advised small, mid & large firms
  • Specific expertise in Buy-side mandates
  • Legal documents drafting & Analysis (Letter of Intents, Term Sheets, Shareholder Agreements…)
  • MSc in Management, ESCEM Business School
  • Practising Management Consultant (PMC) certified – recognised by Singapore government agencies such as SPRING, IE…


Partner - Nantes
  • 35 years experience in Industry
  • 20 years experience in International business
  • 15 years experience in Aerospace & Defense industries
  • Former CEO of Gestal
  • Former VP Procurement of Chantiers de l'Atlantique
  • Former VP Procurement & Logistics of Sogerma Services (Airbus Group)
  • Former OEMs Contract Manager of Thales Avionics
  • DESS in Electronics - University of Bordeaux, MSc in Procurement - Kedge Business School Bordeaux


Vice President M&A
  • Founder of a startup focusing on accessories import/export
  • Former private bankers' assistant at ODDO BHF
  • Sales experiences in the Fintech and 3D industries 
  • MSc in Corporate Finance at Emlyon Business School

Clarisse SUN

M&A Analyst
  • Former coverage analyst at BNP Paribas with a portfolio of upper-mid French corporates
  • Former financial analyst in furniture sector 
  • Sales experiences with a luxury leather goods brand and a sunglasses retailer
  • Double degree – Magistère Finance Sorbonne & Master’s degree in Financial Engineering – at the University Paris 1 Panthéon Sorbonne


Community Manager
  • Former Community Manager for a Parliament Deputee
  • Former Assistant Manager with a multinational corporation
  • Master in editorial strategy and content management at Sup de Pub
  • Bachelor in Luxury Management at ESCE Business School

Senior Experts


Senior Advisor - Paris
  • 33 years as professional in Private Equity, Corporate finance and Corporate banking
  • Closed 70 transactions for Small, Mid- & Large companies in Europe and Northern Asia
  • Worked for CA CIB (formerly Banque Indosuez), EY CF, Impress Packaging, Pleiade Investissement - Founder of Kohd Capital
  • Expertise in Private/Public Investment, M&A, Project & Export finance
  • Strong knowledge and experiences in Software, Energy, Packaging, Services sectors
  • BA Master Paris-1 Sorbonne University, MBA ESCP Europe
  • Regatta passionate & regular competitor

François LAURENT

Senior Advisor - Hong Kong
  • > 35 years in the beauty cosmetics & beauty device industry;
  • > 25 years developing Asia Pacific for selective markets retail brands;
  • Former Asia Pacific International Director at Parfums Christian Dior;
  • Experience nurturing a new beauty brand from its first establishment to a high level of recognition in Asia Pacific;
  • Experienced the grueling learning curve of raising money for a fast growing company;
  • Passionate entrepreneur involved in the establishment of SMEs in Hong Kong, in the USA, in Japan and in China.
  • Graduated in International Business at French EDC and INSEAD YMP.

Olivier JOB

Senior Advisor - Lyon, Geneva
  • 30 years experience in luxury industry, including wine, gastronomy, tourism, jewelry
  • Specific expertise in creating luxury partnerships: Bugatti / Parmiggiani, Bentley / Netjets, Parmiggiani / Barclays Wealth…
  • Experience in licensing, franchising and transferring companies’ know-how despite cross-cultural borders.
  • International business pioneer for renowned brands (Le Cordon Bleu, Virgin Galactic, Virtuoso …)
  • Former consultant for SOPEXA (Communication & Marketing)
  • Former consultant for CFCE (Centre Français du Commerce Extérieur)
  • Serial entrepreneur: La Nuit de l’Horlogerie, the Bubble Lounge (world’s leading Champagne bar) ...


Senior Partner - Kuala Lumpur
  • > 20 years of Executive experience in the Aerospace, Energy and Engineering industries:
  • Former Head of Corporate Restructuring at AIRBUS APAC
  • Former Head of AIRBUS Group - Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Brunei / Chairman of AIRBUS Group Singapore
  • Former President & Managing Director of AIRBUS Malaysia
  • Former Managing Director of CEGELEC Malaysia
  • Former Managing Director of ALSTOM Malaysia
  • Harvard Business School Executive Education
  • MBA from HEC Paris; Master of Science from Arts et Métiers ParisTech


Senior Advisor - Paris
  • 25 years of experience developing leading luxury companies internationally
  • VP Retail Cartier, VP International Boucheron, SVP Retail Harry Winston, deputy CEO Hediard, CEO Mellerio)
  • 6 years prior experience in banking (Société Générale) and strategic & management consulting (Accenture)
  • 10 years residence in London, Sydney, New York and Geneva
  • MBA ESSEC, Paris; BA Institut d’Etudes Politiques, Paris

Remy KOY

Advisor - Singapore
  • Started M&A and Fundraising Advisory in Southeast Asia with GEREJE in 2014
  • Founder of Jaya Capital, M&A Advisory firm in Cambodia
  • Former credit risk analyst and trade developer
  • Gratuated from Science Po in Corporate Finance

Jonathan CHUA

Senior Advisor - Singapore
  • >17 years in real estate investment for commercial building and hotel sales in Asia
  • Former Head of Investment Sales for a MNC real estate consultancy
  • Passionate entrepreneur involved in the establishment of SMEs in Singapore and Indonesia
  • Appeared on radio station and interviews in local Entrepreneur Magazine
  • Graduated from SIM University with a major in Business Administration and Psychology


Senior Partner - Bangkok
  • 18 years’ experience in finance with specific expertise in sell-side (transaction advisory)
  • Past President of CFA Society Thailand
  • Lead Investment banker at IV Global Securities PLC
  • BBA (Honours), Dual Major Finance & Banking and General Management
  • CFA Charterholder, CAIA holder and Licensed Financial Advisor in Thailand