Advention Business Partners announces the appointment of François de Montaudouin as Senior Vice President, based in Dubai. François has been Chief Executive Officer of Rallye S.A., Majid al Futtaim Group and Al Rostamani Group. He has been board member of several companies for the past 15 years in France, USA, UAE and Luxembourg.
His experience ranges from privately held growing companies to large listed companies (Casino, Générale de Santé, GoSport) and within various economic sectors such as retail, real estate, healthcare, trading and asset management. In the Middle East, in addition to doubling the size of Majid al Futtaim Group during his 3 years’ tenure, and overseeing the construction of the award-winning Mall of the Emirates, he has set-up the corporate governance of the Group. He is a frequent speaker in conferences.
Advention has been operating for over 5 years in the Middle East through its local office in Dubai, successfully assisting leading family offices/ groups as well as key financials investors (private equity and sovereign) and international corporates. François will bring his extensive private equity, governance and retail/ healthcare expertise and will actively contribute to the continued success of Advention Business Partners in the Middle East.