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Cécile Mayer-Lévi

Private Debt at Tikehau Investment Management


Cécile Mayer-Lévi joined Tikehau Capital in 2013 and heads the Private Debt platform of the asset management firm. She has extensive knowledge in mezzanine and unitranche debt transactions, and has worked closely with major private equity houses, investment funds and corporates.

Cécile started her career at Merrill Lynch in 1988 in the Corporate Finance department and in M&A in Paris and New York. In 1991, she joined Elig, one of France’s pioneers in capital investment. In 2001, she joined Mezzanis (Omnes), the mezzanine fund of Credit Lyonnais Private Equity, as Investment Director. From September 2005 until March 2013 she launched and developed the Private Debt activity at AXA Private Equity (ARDIAN). In addition to mezzanine investments, she broadened the scope to unitranche, forming strong partnerships with corporates and investment funds.

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