Head of Impact Private Equity
Fully committed to environmental challenges, Marc joined Mirova in 2021 to lead the Impact Private Equity business.
Before joining Mirova, he was Managing Director of Five Arrows, the Private Equity business unit of Rothschild & Co and General Partner co-CEO of Rothschild & Co Asset Management. Prior to this, he held various positions as CEO of investment entities within Schroders, Credit Agricole Group and AXA. In particular he was CEO of the Private Equity and Infrastructure fund of fund business of Amundi, and as such represented Amundi at the board of Hamilton Lane. He started his career as a Professor in Applied Mathematics at University Paris Dauphine.
Alumni of the École Normale Supérieure, he is a qualified actuary and hold a PhD in applied mathematics. He is chairman of the investment committee of the École Normale Supérieure Foundation and board member and treasurer of the “endowment fund” of the NGO “Hop Les Voila”.
Why acceleration capital is well-positioned on the private equity spectrum.
Marc Romano, Head of Private Equity Funds at Mirova, explains what makes Impact Private Equity a rising asset class, combining financial performance with positive impact on the environment.
Allocating acceleration capital to companies with innovative environmental solutions can create positive impact and attractive investment returns.