Emmanuel Deroude

General Manager
  • Corporate restructuring and development
  • Investment portfolio strategy and corporate debt
  • Former head of Family Offices

Emmanuel has more than 25 years of experience in running, financing and restructuring companies, mainly done in a sovereign environment.

Emmanuel brings over 25 years of experience as CEO, managing director and investment manager in the wholesale, retail and digital, fashion and consumer goods.

Prior to joining GSA as general manager, he’s been head of strategy and investments for GPG (Groupe Philippe Ginestet – founding Chairman of Gifi). He set up and developed Philippe Ginestet’s family office where he carried out twenty corporate investments and several real estate investments and supervised the Group’s banking pool.

In an earlier engagement, he was CEO of Agora Distribution (Groupe Eram’s low prices division – TATI, Giga Store & Fabio Lucci retail chains) – 500 M€ turnover, 180 stores, 4.000 employees.
He started his career in the retail business as CEO of Giga Store, a successful LBO, conducted with La Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations.

Emmanuel graduated from EM Lyon as well as DESCF (post graduate accounting and finance degree).

Our team

Anne-Laure Kiechel

Founder & CEO

Temir Porras

Managing Director

Julien Dubertret

Managing Director

Nicole Arditti

Senior Advisor, Financial advisory

Joël Toujas-Bernaté

Senior Advisor, International institutions

Karin Roubaudi

Senior Advisor, Advocacy

Régis Prunier

Senior Advisor

Quentin Comet


Sophie Borra

Vice President

Maxence Lietar


Rabi Nawaz


Hadrien Davier


Théo Maret


Niccolo Rescia

Senior Analyst

Lazare Beullac

Senior Research Analyst

Fouad Azzi

Senior Analyst

Ismaïl Chraibi

Senior Analyst

Mathilde Gassies

Senior Analyst

Apolline Renaudin

Senior Analyst

Arthur Jourdain

Senior Analyst

Nathan Dérédec

Research Analyst

Caroline Bouret

Chief Financial Officer