Mr. Dupont 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 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. Dupont worked as a trainee in several French and U.S. law firms and was an associate in the Paris office of King & Wood Mallesons (formerly SJ Berwin).