Michel Payan

Michel Payan

Senior Managing Director

Corporate Finance


Michel is a Senior Managing Director at goetzpartners, based in Paris.

He has over 25 years of experience in investment banking at various banks including Société Générale and Crédit Lyonnais, and in Private Equity with Summit Ventures. His sector focus are Information Technologies, Media, Retail and Financial Institutions.

Before joining goetzpartners he had worked for 12 years at Société Générale where he was consecutively Global Head of M&A, and Head of Coverage and Investment Banking for Central and Eastern Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Michel is a graduate of Ecole Centrale de Paris and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.