Benoît Tanguy | Managing Director, Global Co-head of TMT Societe Generale
Benoît Tanguy is Global Co-Head of TMT at Société Générale with over 23 years of TMT experience
Benoît oversees the TMT Finance Group (worldwide lending activity in the Telecom, Media and Technology sectors for both Investment Grade and Non-Investment Grade companies) and the TMT Industry Group at SG
Recent notable transactions led by Benoît’s TMT teams include the €2.8bn acquisition of Telenor CEE by PPF, the €5.6bn acquisition of Gemalto by Thales, the acquisition by Iliad of a 31.6% stake in eircom, the c. $2.0bn acquisition of HEG by GoDaddy and the PLN 5.1bn acquisition of Allegro by Cinven, Permira and Mid Europa Partners
Prior to joining Société Générale, Benoît was a Director at Paribas Media & Telecom team. He led some of the first financings supporting the network expansion of mobile and cable operators in the mid 1990s, then for the fixed line operators (CLECs) in the late 1990s
Benoît graduated from HEC business school and completed an executive MBA program at Kellogg
Total Telecom Congress 2018 Day 1 @ 14:30
Investment strategies for the digital age
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Benoît Tanguy / Investment strategies for the digital age
Benoît Tanguy, Managing Director, Global Co-head of TMT, Societe Generale
Benoît Tanguy is Global Co-Head of TMT at Société Générale with over 23 years of TMT experienceBenoît oversees the TMT Finance Group (worldwide lending activity in the Telecom, Media and Technology sectors for both Investment Grade and Non-Investment Grade companies) and the TMT Industry Group at...