Xavier is a leading executive who possess strong international skills in Environment and Climate markets.
Based in Toronto he held the position of CEO of Dalkia Canada and Veolia Energy North America Director for the last 11 years. Under his leadership Dalkia has been successfully positioned on major Infra & Renewables Energies P3 projects and became a leading company in district heating and in biomass fueled power sectors.
He also served as CEO Asia Pacific for Veolia Environmental Services from 1996 to 2004 expanding and implementing the group development strategy in more than 16 countries including China, India, South Korea, Australia etc.
Today he offers to Infranext Capital customers a unique set of business skills from international expansion and positioning, external growth and major project development and financing.
With a ” Roll up your sleeves and get the job done” spirit, Xavier affectionate energy efficiency, green & clean tech, urban tech projects and international business development. Value oriented he exercises an impeccable business sense and meticulous rigor to project management and performances.
Tireless globe trotter and father of three daughters he used to live and work in South Pacific, Singapore, Shanghai and Toronto. He spends now his time between North America and Europe servicing Infranext Capital customers.
Xavier is French trade advisor, former President of the Toronto French Chamber of Commerce and Finance & Investment Advisor under Orias/AMF agreement.