Team

Founded by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs

Jean Paul Gut
Co-founder

 

Jean-Paul orchestrated the merger Matra-Aerospatiale and the creation of EADS. At EADS, he was appointed Executive VP, member of the Executive Committee, President of EADS International.​

In 2005, he became EADS’ COO with responsibility over Strategy, M&A, International affairs and Marketing.

 

Jean-Paul led several major M&A transactions around the globe, in the Aerospace, Defence, Technology, Telecom, Media, Sports and Automotive industries.

Jean Paul left EADS in 2007 and co founded Armat.

Jean-Paul graduated from Institut d'Etudes Politiques Paris and holds a Master in Economics.

Former Board memberships includes EADS, Lagardère, Dassault.

Edouard Ullmo
Co-founder

Edouard held senior position in the aeronautic industry until 2008 before co founding Armat​.

Edouard started his career in 1988 in Korea where he served as Commercial Attaché for the French Embassy in Seoul.

He then held several international sales position within Matra and Eurocopter before joining Airbus where he served as Executive Vice President Sales at Airbus.

Didier Bensadoun
CEO & CFO

​From 1996 to 2012, Didier was a Director at Banque Privée Edmond de Rothschild Europe, and co-lead the Asset Management Family Office division.

From 2012 to 2019, Didier was a Partner and Administrator of Arche Wealth Management

Didier holds a Degree in Maths & Econometrics and Diploma in Financial Risks Management.

Jean-Christophe Esteve
Head of Legal & Managing Director

From 2009 to 2018, Jean-Christophe was Head of Legal / Legal Counsel for several Single Family Offices and Investment Companies

From 2010 to 2016, Jean-Christophe was a Member of the Board of ABC Arbitrage in Paris

 

Jean-Christophe holds degrees in Banking and Financial Law, and in Wealth Management

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