Joëlle has 20 years experience in Private Equity.
She started at Synerfi ( currently BNP Paribas Fortis Private Equity) in 1996 as a trainee and specialized in audit and consulting during a couple of years before joining Sofindev in 2001, a leading independent private equity fund investing in SME’s in Belgium (www.sofindev.be), as part of the management team. Joëlle gained extensive business experience as an investment manager for the Sofindev funds for 15 years before being appointed CFO, in charge a.o. of corporate governance and regulatory. She is member of the Executive Committee of Sofindev IV and of the Board of Sofindev IV Investments Privak (representing Sofindev Management).
Joëlle holds a degree in Business and Finance from ICHEC and is a Guberna Certified Director.
Joëlle joined the BVA board in 2016.