Mehdi Cherkaoui

mehdi cherkaoui

Project Manager at COMATCH

France

Bio Summary

I am convinced that I could have a strong added value for your company by my knowledge of the media sector (i) as special projects manager at Vivendi I participated in strategic projects for the group: such as the IPO of Universal Music ($30bn deal) or strategic plans for Canal +.... by my rigour (ii) as a graduate of EM Lyon (4th Business School in France), I acquired working methods within the best investment banks (Rothschild) and consulting firms (Deloitte) and finally my huge motivation (iii).

Availability

Next Availability:

05 Jan 2023

Constraints:

no

Employment History

COMATCH

Project Manager

COMATCH

September 2022 - present

Freelance Consulting Projects: - Identification of organic and external Esports opportunities for a major retailer in Western Europe

Vivendi

Special Projects Manager

Vivendi

May 2019 - July 2022

(Internal Consulting Team) • Took part in Universal Music's global cost optimization plan before its IPO: in charge of the synergies stream, managed three people, €150m of savings expected (2-year project) • Asse ...see more

Advention Business Partners

Strategy Consultant

Advention Business Partners

September 2017 - April 2019

Completed seven strategic due diligences (sell-side and buy-side) in various sectors: personal services, construction, audiovisual production, aeronautics and food industry • Identified business development opportunities ...see more

Monitor Deloitte

Strategy Consultant

Monitor Deloitte

September 2016 - August 2017

Involved in several projects: strategic plan for the consumer health division of a French leader in the pharmaceutical industry; screening of potential acquisitions for the media division of a French telecom company; project ...see more

Rothschild & Co

Investment Banking Intern

Rothschild & Co

January 2015 - July 2015

• Assisted senior bankers in the execution of M&A, ECM and Restructuring deals • Performed company valuations and financial modeling (DCF, Trading & Transaction Multiples) • Prepared client presentations/documents ...see more

BNP Paribas

Business Analyst Intern

BNP Paribas

June 2013 - December 2013

• Set up a performance monitoring dashboard for institutional investors • Prepared presentations for management funds' investment committees

Education

Master's in Business Administration/Management

EM Lyon

2016

Availability

Next Availability:

05 Jan 2023

Constraints:

no

Language Skills

Country Experience

France Morocco Germany Japan Russian Federation United Kingdom

Skills

Finance

Investment Strategy

Business

Operation Management,

Project Management,

Corporate Development,

Growth Strategy,

Corporate Strategy,

Strategic Management

Education and Training

Program Management

Industry Experience

Principal Investors

Private Equity