Marc Tavakolian

Marc joined Quilvest’s Business Development team in 2018. He brings 18 years of experience in developing and managing relationships with Family Offices and Institutions across Europe with a focus on the DACH region and in the conception of tailor-made investment solutions across equities, fixed income securities, commodities and currencies.

Marc started his career as an Equity Derivatives sales for listed and structured investment products for the German, Austrian and South African market at Société Générale’s Corporate and Investment Bank.

After 6 years he moved to Exane BNP Paribas to help develop a Cross Asset investment franchise in Europe with a focus on Private Banks & Family Offices and Cross Asset investment solutions as well as Alternative Investments.

In 2012, Marc returned to Société Générale to lead the Business Development efforts within Global Markets, in Germany, Austria, Switzerland as well as in the UK, focusing on two clients segments: Single Family Offices and Holding companies. Marc and the team’s role was to advise clients on bespoke Cross Asset investment solutions, share financing and strategic equity stake management.

Marc studied at San Francisco State University, University of California Berkeley and University of Cologne, Germany from which he holds an MBA in Finance. He is fluent in five languages and married with two children.