In 1998 Bertrand joined EY as a Partner to create a corporate finance offer dedicated to the heritage companies market. Managing Partner in Aforge Finance then Degroof Petercam Investment Banking since 2005, Bertrand Manet leads the Lyon team and takes a part as a member to the "Collège de Gérance" of DPIB
Bertrand specializes in mergers and acquisition, advising companies, national development of transactions advisory services activities with private equity funds.
Bertrand holds a Master’s Degree in Management (IAE) and a DESS Bank & Finance (UER sciences économiques-Lyon II). He has been teaching in the Master’s Degree “bank & finance” and the master “business evaluation & M&A” in the University which he has founded.