Charles Bourgeois Managing Director

StrategyDirect Lending


EducationM.Sc., EM Lyon Business School

Prior ExperienceTikehau Capital
GE Capital
LD&A Jupiter (now Drake Star)
Société Générale

Charles is a Managing Director at H.I.G. WhiteHorse based in the Paris office.

Charles focuses on the French market and is responsible for all key aspects of private debt transactions, including deal origination, transaction structuring and negotiation, and post-closing portfolio company oversight.

He has 13 years of experience in direct lending and corporate finance. Prior to joining H.I.G., he was an Executive Director in the Private Debt division of Tikehau Capital in Paris. Before that, Charles worked at GE Capital, SG and LD&A Jupiter.

Charles holds an M.Sc. in Management from EMLyon Business School.