Mr. Michel M. Paris is Chairman-Investment Committee at PAI Partners SAS.
He is on the Board of Directors at Atos Origin SA, Cortefiel SA, Gruppo Coin SpA, Monier SA, Xella International GmbH, and Kwik-Fit Group Ltd. He also served on the board at Speedy 1 Ltd.
Mr. Paris joined PAI partners in 1984 and has over 20 years of investment experience with PAI partners. From 1984 to 1997 he focused on investments in the Information Technology and Telecommunication sector. From 1997 to 2005, he has been responsible for transactions in the distribution and services sectors.
He is now Head of the Services group.
Prior to this, he spent two years with Valeo.
Mr. Paris graduated from Ecole Centrale Lyon (EC Lyon 1980) and Ecole Supérieure de Commerce de Reims (1982).
He speaks French (native), English (fluent) and German (basic).