Our team

Pierre Benoist d'Anthenay

Managing Director

Khadija Atif

Head of Private Equity

Philippe Berrin

Real Estate Investment Manager

Cindy Charlot

Associate, Infrastructure Investments

Alain Gosselin

Head of Real Estate Investments

Hélène Nguyen

General Secretary & Chief Financial Officer

Pierre Benoist d'Anthenay

Managing Director

Pierre Benoist d’Anthenay joined the Group in July 2015 as Deputy Head of Mergers and Acquisitions.

He was previously, Director of Corporate Finance of Eutelsat Communications in Paris and then Deputy CEO of Eutelsat Asia in Singapore.

He holds a Masters of Advanced Studies (DEA) in Economic Public Law
from Panthéon-Assas University and an Advanced Master (MS) from ESCP.

Khadija Atif

Head of Private Equity

Khadija Atif is in charge of the investments in Private Equity funds since April 2015.

Prior to this, she worked at LVMH in New York and then joined EDF’s Finance Department in 2013 as project manager with EDF Group’s Chief Financial Officer.

She graduated from Sciences-Po Paris.

Philippe Berrin

Real Estate Investment Manager

After starting his career in property development and consulting at Icade, then at GMAC CM, Philippe Berrin joined EDF group in 2005, in charge of asset management of real estate company SOFILO.

He joined EDF Invest in 2014.

He graduated from l’Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées.

Cindy Charlot

Associate, Infrastructure Investments

Cindy Charlot joined EDF Invest in February 2018. Prior to this, she started her career in Financial Advisory Services at Mazars and joined EDF Group in 2013 as project manager within EDF’s Finance department.

She graduated from IAE Rennes.

Alain Gosselin

Head of Real Estate Investments

Prior to joining EDF Invest, Alain Gosselin was Managing Director of SOFILO, EDF’s subsidiary in charge of asset and property management for EDF’s real estate portfolio.

He started his career in urban planning at SCET, CDC’s urban planning division, then became General Secretary at Frank Arthur (residential real estate), and Euro-Developpement (designer and developer of Paris Bercy real estate project). He was then in charge of the financial participations of Comptoir des entrepreneurs’ Bad Bank.

He joined EDF group as Director of the property development of H4 Valorisation.

He graduated from the Law Faculty of Dijon and from l’Institut d’Urbanisme de Paris.

Hélène Nguyen

General Secretary & Chief Financial Officer

Hélène Nguyen joined EDF Invest in 2015 as General Secretary & Chief Financial Officer.

She has a 20-year experience in finance and asset optimisation, as well as risk management in energy markets, both in Paris and London. At EDF group in Paris, she was Finance Manager in the Mergers & Acquisitions division, then deputy of the Director of Performance Management France. In London, she worked at EDF Trading as Asset Optimisation Adviser, and pursued her career at EDF Energy as Corporate Strategy Manager, then as Head of Portfolio Management.

She graduated from Ecole des Mines de Paris and then specialised in Corporate Finance at London Business School.