The company

Who are we?

Globally recognized as a leading investor in Emerging Manager investing 1, NewAlpha sources, analyses, selects and supports innovative investment funds offered by independent investment managers.

NewAlpha offers its institutional clients a wide range of tailor-made products and services in the areas of Active Equity and Absolute Return strategies.

Leveraging its experience in detecting high-potential entrepreneurial projects, NewAlpha launched in 2015 a Private Equity investment activity in sectors driven by technology: Venture Capital (mainly FinTech) and Growth Equity (TMT, health and industrial niches).

Regulated by the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), NewAlpha Asset Management is a subsidiary of La Française AM (Crédit Mutuel Nord Europe group).

1Present in the Top 5 Seeding ranking published by HFM Week continuously from 2012 to 2018
NewAlpha Asset Management is supported by three leading institutions active in asset management, insurance and banking: La Française Group, Macif and Natixis Investment Managers.
The employees associated with the capital through NewAlpha Partners make a long-term commitment by aligning their interests with those of the investors.

  • 2.2 billion €

    of assets managed and advised as of December 31, 2019

  • 100%

    institutional clients

  • 90%

    of clients have reinvested in one or more funds

  • 24

    professionals including 17 dedicated to investment

  • 21 years old

    average investment experience

  • 5%

    of the turnover invested in the acquisition and development of proprietary technological tools (on average)

Shareholder structure

NewAlpha Asset Management is supported by three leading institutions active in asset management, insurance and banking: La Française Group, Macif and Natixis Investment Managers. The employees associated with the capital through NewAlpha Partners make a long-term commitment by aligning their interests with those of the investors.

Shareholder structure as of 12/31/2019

Our differences

Since its creation, NewAlpha has invested regularly to strengthen, improve and organize its resources in the most efficient way possible. NewAlpha differentiates by its team, its technology and its processes.

  • Team

    A team of twenty-six employees with an average professional experience of 21 years.
    17 professionals dedicated to investment.
    Alignment of interests with those of the company and its clients.

  • Technology

    A suite of scalable analytical tools, specially designed for NewAlpha.
    On average, 5% of revenues invested in technology every year.
    A design geared towards productivity and teamwork.

  • Progress

    A clearly defined process, sequenced in separate stages.
    Rigorous execution, documented and applied to all of the company's business lines.

Our values and commitments

Our values

  • Curiosity

    Travel the world, meet entrepreneurs, find the best talent

  • Requirement

    Analyze opportunities, apply solid processes, support over the long term with rigor and fairness

  • Listening

    Anticipating the challenges of tomorrow, understanding the needs of our clients, designing tailor-made solutions

  • Team spirit

    Gather our skills, go beyond our limits, reach our goals

Our commitments as a responsible investor:

NewAlpha has been a signatory to the United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Investment (PRI) since 2017.

This commitment underlines the importance we attach to long-term growth, sharing of value creation in a framework defined by best-in-class governance and transparency.

As a signatory of Principles for Responsible Investment, NewAlpha makes the following six commitments:

  • 1.

    Integrate ESG issues into its decision-making and investment analysis processes

  • 2.

    Be an active shareholder and integrate ESG issues into its shareholding policies and procedures

  • 3.

    As far as possible, ask the firms in which it invests to be transparent regarding ESG issues

  • 4.

    Encourage the adoption and implementation of the Principles in the investment sector

  • 5.

    Cooperate to improve the effectiveness of its implementation of the Principles

  • 6.

    Report on its activities and progress made in implementing the Principles

More information on the Principles for Responsible Investment on the website www.unpri.org

Aware of its role and responsibility as a responsible investor, NewAlpha has integrated many ESG (Environmental, Social and Governance) criteria into its investment activities. NewAlpha is convinced that these criteria contribute durably to the creation of value for the benefit of investors.

NewAlpha's ESG policy covers:

Its organization

Its investment management policy, in particular investment and divestment in the equity of SMEs

The CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) policy of companies in the Growth Equity fund portfolio

The internal ESG policy aims to:

Reduce the carbon footprint of our activity: digitization of work tools, clean travel (train, etc.),

Promote diversity and entrepreneurial spirit within our organization,

Reinforce the well-being of employees (cohesion days, transparency of the compensation policy, etc.),

Support an association chosen by the employees.

The team

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CLARISSE ANGER

Business Development

Business Development

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ADRIEN AURIC

Chief Operating Officer

Opérations

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VINCENT BATAILLER

Responsable Due Diligence Opérationnelle

Opérations - Recherche & Analyse

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CAMILLE BELLERA

Operations

Operations

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PAUL BUIGUES

Head of Quantitative Research

Recherche & Analyse

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JONATHAN COHEN-SABAN

Private Equity / Venture Capital

Venture Capital

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PHILIPPE COLLAS

Senior Advisor

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LAURE DACHARY

Managing Director

Growth Equity

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ANTOINE DARY

Managing Director

Growth Equity

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ALEXANDER DE BRUIN

Manager Research

Recherche & Analyse

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LIOR DERHY

Private Equity / Venture Capital

Venture Capital

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FABIEN DERSY

Manager Research

Recherche & Analyse

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BENOIT DONNEN

Manager Research - Head of ESG Research

Research & analysis

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TILILA EL AOUADI

Portfolio Management

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FRANÇOIS FAURE

Portfolio Management

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THOMAS FORT

Managing Director

Growth Equity

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LOÏK FOSSEY

Operation

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CHRISTOPHE HASSEZ

Operations

Opérations

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ALEXIS KEMLIN

Managing Director

Growth Equity

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MATHIEU KLEIN

Co-Chief Investment Officer

Gestion de portefeuilles

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AURELIE NICOLAS

Private Equity / Venture Capital

Venture Capital

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PHILIPPE PAQUET

Managing Partner

Management - Business Development

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ROZENN PERES

Manager Research

Recherche & Analyse

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ANTOINE ROLLAND

Chief Executive Officer, Co-Chief Investment Officer

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ROMAIN TORREGROSSA

Manager Research

Recherche & Analyse

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NICOLAS VAUTHIER

Portfolio Management

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ALEXANDRE VERNAY-AUMEUNIER

Business Development

Business Development