Mr. Patrick Georges Sayer has been Chief Executive Officer of Eurazeo's Executive Board since 2002.
Previously, Mr. Patrick Sayer was a senior partner at Lazard Frères et Cie in Paris and Managing Director of Lazard Frères & Co in New York. His private equity experience dates back to the creation of Fonds Partenaires, where he was active from 1989 to 1993.
He subsequently helped redefine the investment strategy of Gaz et Eaux which had become Eurazeo.
Mr. Patrick Sayer sits on the Board of several companies, including Europcar Groupe, B&B Hotels, Ipsos, Rexel S.A., APCOA Parking AG, Banca Leonardo, Euraleo, PUF, Grand Théâtre de Provence and Groupe Lucien Barrière.
Mr. Patrick Sayer is the Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board of ANF and the former President of the French Private Equity Investor's Association (AFIC) and a member of the Orientation Committee of France Investissement.
Mr. Patrick Sayer is a graduate of Ecole Polytechnique (1980), of Ecole des Mines de Paris (1982) and of the French Financial Analyst center.