Mr. Couderc-Fani advises on a range of funds: venture capital, growth capital, buyout, fund of funds, co-investment, mezzanine, real estate and infrastructure. He specializes in private equity investment fund formation and structuring for various types of funds:
- French: Fonds Professionnel de Capital Investissement (FPCI), Société de Libre Partenariat (SLP) and Fonds d’Investissement Professionnels Spécialisés (FIPS);
- International: limited partnerships, Luxembourg société en commandite spéciale (SCSp); and
- Pan-European: combined limited partnership and FPCI.
He also advises investors regarding their investments in private equity investment funds and has expertise in setting up regulated portfolio management companies and carried interest schemes for management teams, as well as secondary transactions for institutional investors and other investment funds.
Prior to joining Goodwin in 2017, Mr. Couderc-Fani was an associate in the Paris office of King & Wood Mallesons (KWM and formerly SJ Berwin) and spent six months on secondment in the KWM Hong Kong office sitting within their International Funds practice.