Bruno FritschManaging Director-CEO, WENDEL SINGAPORE
Bruno Fritsch is a French national and an MBA graduate of ESSEC Business School (France) and the Rotterdam School of Economics (the Netherlands).
He started his career with L’Oréal as Product Manager. He then joined the strategy consulting firm Bain & Company in 1998 and worked in its Paris, London, Brussels and Atlanta offices. He was appointed Case Team Leader in the Private Equity and Telecom, Media & Technology practices.
In 2005, he was appointed Vice-President – Telecom, Media & Technology of Asian Business Bridge, a China-centric business accelerator. He was based in Hong Kong and Shanghai where he successfully set up and developed two start-up companies in the mobile phone and online advertising industries.
He joined the investment team of WENDEL in Paris late 2007 where he initially focused on investments and restructurings in Western Europe, being notably a Director on the Board of several companies in Germany and the Netherlands. He was also the Secretary of the Executive Board of WENDEL from 2009 to 2013.
At Wendel, Bruno also contributed to the establishment of the Tokyo office in 2008 and the first investment of the Group in Japan. He now sits on the Board of Nippon Oil Pump. He relocated to Singapore in 2013 to open the local office of WENDEL and lead the activities of the Group in Southeast Asia and Greater China, focusing on portfolio and cross-border support and direct investments.