Jean-Michel Sévérino is a French businessperson who has been at the head of 10 different companies. Presently, he holds the position of Non-Executive Chairman of Impact Investment Trust Plc, CEO at Investisseurs & Partenaires SARL, Chairman of I&P Afrique Entrepreneurs (a subsidiary of Investisseurs & Partenaires SARL) and Chairman of EBI SA.
He is also Member of Emerging Countries Private Equity Association and Manager at éMergences Développement and on the board of 11 other companies.
In his past career Mr. Sévérino held the position of Chairman of Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, Chairman at Institut d'Étude du Développement Économique et Social, Chairman for French Partnership for Water, Chairman at Société De Promotion Et De Développement De L'Aéroport SARL, Vice Chairman at Comité National Français, Associate Professor at Centre D'études Et De Recherches Sur Le Développement Internat, Chairman at PROPARCO SA, Chief Executive Officer for Agence Française de Développement, Vice President-East Asia Region at The World Bank (United Kingdom) and Member of Académie des Technologies.
Mr. Sévérino received an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration, a graduate degree from Institut d'Études Politiques d'Aix-en-Provence, a graduate degree from ESCP Europe Campus Paris and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po.