Denis Mortier is a core financial advisor to EspeRare. Denis has held senior and executive positions within several private finance sector companies. Amongst others, Denis has served as a partner of Coller Capital Ltd (UK). He was also appointed on the executive committees of both the Atomic Energy Commission (CEA, France) and of Credit National (France). He was the founding CEO of CEA Industrie and of Financière Saint Dominique. He served as an executive officer for the World Bank Group, as Chairman for the European Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (EVCA), as well as vice chairman of NASDAQ Europe. He also served on advisory boards and investment committees for multiple venture capital funds.
Denis completed his undergraduate studies at the “Ecole des Hautes Etudes Commerciales” (HEC) in Paris and also holds an MBA from Stanford Business School.
As a board member and chair of EspeRare’s business advisory committee, Denis will provide excellent counsel and guidance to the foundation’s financial strategy as well as to its business development, risk identification and management plan to support the growth of EspeRare’s activities and business model.