David Boulton

Investment Manager

Quick view
• Joined Platina Partners in 2016
• Over 7 years of experience in investment banking and direct investing in both debt and equity

Field of expertise 
• Auto tech and ad tech deals

Experience at Platina
• early member of the DIP Capital team focused disruptive high-growth companies

Previous experiences
• Venture capital and growth capital analyst at Athene Capital
• Investment banking roles at UniCredit CIB and Mizuho International

Education and languages
• Full member status (MCSI) from the CISI and is an IMC from the CFA Institute
• Holds a MSc in Finance & Investment from the University of Exeter, completed a Corporate Finance Programme from LBS
• Speaks English

Related team member

With Platina as sponsor, the Univet group will have the means to become a leading national player in the veterinary space. Its in-depth knowledge of the sector, its flexibility in terms of investment horizon as well as its reinvestment capacity makes it a particularly good fit to our project.

Christophe Navarro

This transaction is a key step in Cap Vital Santé growth story. The company was looking for a financial partner to support its development and its professionalisation. Platina was particularly suitable to our project through their market knowledge, their flexibility and their experience in supporting fast growing companies.

Régis Naulin
Chairman and founder of Cap Vital Santé

Through proactive support, a culture for management best practices and efficient governance, Platina has enabled me to lead an ambitious transformation of the Group.

Amin Khiari
CEO of Groupe EDH

Thanks to its long-standing support, its agility in terms of governance and its advice on management and strategic matters, Platina has allowed me to change the business league in which we play.

Philippe Lanoir
Ekium Group CEO

Platina’s agility and availability in structuring the platform and supporting it in its acquisitions endeavour have been key to getting Perseus where it is today.

Valery Grego
CEO of Perseus

Our industry is becoming more and more demanding in terms of performance, training assessment and level of certifications. Given its size and growth prospects, Avenir Santé Formation is ideally positioned to deploy its solutions and meet growing expectations level thanks to the support of Platina.

Ghislain Crassard
Chairman of ASF Group