Jean-Baptiste Wautier

Partner, Private Equity, Chairman of the Investment Committee, Member of the Executive Committee

Jean-Baptiste Wautier is a Partner, a member of the BC Partners Executive Committee, the Chairman of the Investment Committee and covers the European consumer & retail sector.

Jean-Baptiste joined the Paris office in 2005 and relocated to London in 2013. Previously, Jean-Baptiste spent 5 years as Co-Head of the French Team at Industri Kapital where he participated in or led a variety of investments. Jean-Baptiste started his career in 1993 as an auditor at Arthur Andersen in Paris, before joining the Investment Banking Division of Morgan Stanley in London in 1996 where he worked on numerous large transactions involving French clients. Jean-Baptiste is a Member of the Management Committee of BC Partners LLP.


Jean-Baptiste holds a degree in Industrial Organisation from Université de Paris-Dauphine and a degree in Politics from Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris.


  • Location: Europe
  • Phone: +44 20 7009 4800
  • Languages: French and English
  • Joined: 2005

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