Founder and Managing Partner, NewCo Corporate Finance

Jean-Louis Duverney Guichard


Jean-Louis is an M&A professional with an experience spanning over 20 years in London and Paris.

He is the managing partner and founder of NewCo Corporate Finance, an M&A boutique dedicated to financial services
He has worked with many financial institutions in London (HSBC, Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, Fox-Pitt, Kelton and Keefe, Bruyette & Woods) and in Paris (Oddo Corporate Finance and more recently EY, where he was a partner in charge of M&A FIG).
Jean-Louis is a FIG specialist (bank, insurance, brokerage, IFAs, asset management and fintechs). As such, he enjoys a regular dialogue with the various financial institutions in France and Europe
He originated and executed more than 60 transactions (both domestic and cross-border) for banks (Natixis, BNP Paribas, Crédit Mutuel, Dexia, HSBC, etc.), insurances (AXA, MetLife, Cardif, Generali, MACIF, MNH, etc.), brokers (Ciprès, Assurea, FMA, Credit Expert, etc.), wealth managers (Cyrus, Crystal, Valoria, Olifan, etc.), private equity (Apax, IK, Blackfin, 21 Invest, etc.).


Jean-Louis is graduated from ESSEC and completed an Executive Program at INSEAD