Reach Capital
Independent fundraising and strategic advisory firm
About Reach Capital

Fundraising
Pre-marketing Services: market positioning, documentation, strategy, fund terms & conditions

Capital Raising Services: introductions, meetings, continuous dialogue with LPs, due diligence requests management until closing

High Impact Presentation coaching: optimizing the results of face-to-face meetings with investors

IR: bridge the communication gap between fundraising cycles to enhance and facilitate
LP/GP relationships and ensure the success of forthcoming fundraisings

CRM: Implementation of an in-house developed CRM optimized for IR

Advisory
GP Advisory: spin-outs & build-ups, market assessment, investor perception analysis, fund formation management, secondary & liquidity options, transition management

LP Advisory: qualitative & quantitative portfolio assessment, portfolio reshaping (incl. secondary & liquidity options)

Key info
Founded in:
2015
Headquarters:
Paris
Size:
11-50
employees
Parity:
45% employees
55% employees
William Barrett
Partner

William co-founded Reach Capital in 2015.

Prior to this, he worked with Luc at Global Private Equity, a Paris-based Private Equity placement advisor where he was responsible for fundraising assignments for international Private Equity and Infrastructure managers.

He holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Finance from INSEEC, Paris and was a long-term intern in an M&A boutique based in Paris.
William is a CAIA charter holder and Vice-President of AFIC Avenir (Junior Club of Association Française des Investisseurs en Capital).

He loves travelling especially to South America and goes (almost) every morning to his Crossfit training.

Jean-Philippe Boige
Partner

Jean-Philippe co-founded Reach Capital in 2015.

He has 15 years of private equity industry experience.

He is a former Partner of Paris-based PE firm Idinvest Partners, where, as a member of the investment committees (PE funds, co-investments, secondary, mezzanine), he spent 8 years with both responsibilities in LBO, growth equity, VC, and credit fund investments, and overseas fundraising. Jean-Philippe sat on the advisory board of several European funds.

Prior to Idinvest, he was also a part of Global Private Equity, managing fundraising mandates for international alternative investments funds managers. He started his career with Siparex.

Jean-Philippe graduated from Neoma Business School, HEC Montreal and Mc Gill University. He speaks French, English, Spanish and German.

At minus 25 or plus 25 degrees celsius, and whenever he can, he loves tinkering the canadian family chalet

Luc Debieuvre
Partner

Luc co-founded Reach Capital in 2015.

He has a 30-year Banking industry experience.

Most recently, he worked as a Partner, with William at Global Private Equity, a Paris-based Private Equity placement advisor where he was responsible for fundraising assignments for international Private Equity and Infrastructure managers, focusing on investors based in the Middle East.
Prior to this, he was formerly Managing Director of Bank Audi Saradar, France.
Previously Managing Director of National Bank of Qatar, France. Started his career with Banque Indosuez, which then seconded him to Al Saudi Al Fransi in Saudi Arabia.

Lecturer at the Paris Law University Faco.
Lecturer and former Board Member of IRIS (Institut de Relations Internationales et Strategiques).
Graduated from the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and Master Public Law from the University of Paris Panthéon – Sorbonne.

Luc was awarded the prestigious Chevalier de la Légion d’Honneur by the French state in 2013.

When he is not in the GCC region with a client, Luc writes novels and articles, and plays with his 15 grand-kids in South Italy.

Headquarters
29, Rue de Marignan, Paris, 75008, France