Cyrille Bender joins EFESO Management Consultants

19 March 2024 1 min. read

EFESO Management Consultants has strengthened its senior team in France with the arrival of Cyrille Bender.

Appointed a Vice President, Cyrille Bender is a leader in the Private Equity practice of EFESO Management Consultants. He has been tasked with expanding the practice in France (where he is based) and internationally.

Bender brings 20+ years of experience in the private equity market to the firm, much of which he gained in the consulting scene. He previously was a partner at Kearney and Cairn Partners, and earlier served Bain & Company for over a dozen years.

Cyrille Bender joins EFESO Management Consultants

Bender advises clients on transactions (mainly commercial and operating due diligence), business transformation, growth strategy, operational performance improvement, restructuring, cost take out, post-deal value creation.

Commenting on his move to EFESO Management Consultants, Bender said: “I am strongly convinced that strategy without execution is an illusion. EFESO Management Consultants stands out for its strong expertise and capability to execute.”

Headquartered in Paris, EFESO Management Consultants is a leading global consultancy specialised in operations strategy and performance improvement. The private equity-backed firm has around 900 staff in 30+ offices worldwide.

In between his consulting spells, Bender also gained extensive experience in industry. He served as an executive within portfolio companies of private equity funds including Fraikin Group, Sysco Food Services, and Stokomani, leading agendas for transformation, operational improvement, post-merger integration, and capital raising.

Welcoming Bender to the firm, EFESO Management Consultants stated on LinkedIn: “We are delighted to add Cyrille to our professional community. His strategic vision and execution skills will undoubtedly drive the success of our clients.”