A Triana Group Advisor since 2011, Jean-Marie Bergeal has served as Interim Executive for selected clients and provided financial expertise in capital-raising. He started his career in New York as a Systems Engineer at IBM. He was quickly promoted to Marketing Manager, holding increasing P&L responsibilities, and managing relationships with selected Fortune 500 companies. After eight years at IBM, he joined the banking sector where he developed relationships and drove business with medium to large US corporations. At Bankers Trust, the Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and Santander, he progressed from Vice President, Senior Vice President and Managing Director, taking on responsibilities for P&L as well as risk and balance sheet management. Jean-Marie Bergeal has structured financing transactions totaling in excess of $5 billion.
Jean-Marie subsequently turned his focus on emerging companies. Leveraging his unique combination of technical, business development and financial expertise, he assists client companies in developing and implementing their expansion strategies. Jean-Marie currently acts as the President of a software venture in the Tech sector. Jean-Marie graduated from Ecole des Mines de St Etienne, and holds a Master of Science from Yale University as well as an MBA from New York University.[back]