Capital Transmission – Frédéric Tixier appointed Managing Director

Mr. Frédéric Tixier, the current Investment Director at Capital Transmission SA, a member of the BCGE Group, takes over as Managing Director on 1 January 2020.

Capital Transmission – Frédéric Tixier appointed Managing Director
Geneva, 9 January 2020 – Mr. Frédéric Tixier, the current Investment Director at Capital Transmission SA, a member of the BCGE Group, takes over as Managing Director on 1 January 2020. He succeeds Virginie Fauveau, who was appointed Member of the BCGE's Executive Board on 1 January 2020 as Head of the Corporate Division.

Frédéric Tixier has a solid experience in Private Equity. After starting his career in 2007 with BNP Paribas Private Equity and then Isatis Capital, Frédéric joined Capital Transmission in 2016 as Investment Director. Mr. Tixier is a graduate of Dauphine University (Paris) and ESCP Europe. He is fluent in German, English and French.

In line with the strategy initiated by his predecessor, his mission will be to consolidate the growth dynamic of the company, which is now recognised in the Swiss private equity market.

Capital Transmission SA, Geneva, is an investment company founded in 2008, whose objective is to financially assist companies and entrepreneurs by providing equity and quasi-equity.

Capital Transmission has an investment capacity which enables it to finance the long-term expansion of businesses, to ensure their consolidation or to facilitate their transfer of ownership through minority
shareholdings or mezzanine financing.

The mission of Capital Transmission is to create lasting added value for the Geneva and Swiss business community. The company invests in profitable mature companies using a balanced risk approach. It thus blends perfectly with the strategy of the Banque Cantonale de Genève (BCGE).