Jean-Michel Sévérino is a French businessperson who has been the head of 10 different companies. Currently, he holds the position of Non-Executive Chairman of Impact Investment Trust Plc and CEO at Investisseurs & Partenaires SARL, Chairman of I&P Afrique Entrepreneurs (a subsidiary of Investisseurs & Partenaires SARL).
He is also Development Director-Development Ministry at Government of France, Member of Académie des Technologies, Manager at éMergences Développement and Member of Emerging Countries Private Equity Association and on the board of 12 other companies.
In his past career he occupied the position of Chairman for Institut d’Étude du Développement Économique et Social, Chairman at French Partnership for Water, Chairman of Société De Promotion Et De Développement De L'Aéroport SARL, Chairman of Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund, Vice Chairman for Comité National Français, Associate Professor at Centre D’études Et De Recherches Sur Le Développement Internat, Chairman for Société De Promotion & Participation Coopération Economique SA, Chairman at EBI SA, Chief Executive Officer at Agence Française de Développement and Vice President-East Asia Region at The World Bank (United Kingdom).
Mr. Sévérino received an undergraduate degree from Ecole Nationale d'Administration, a graduate degree from Institut d'Études Politiques d'Aix-en-Provence, a graduate degree from ESCP Europe Campus Paris and an undergraduate degree from Sciences Po.