Mr. Bardet is a Senior Vice President based in OpenGate’s Paris office and is a member for the firm’s operations team, where he oversees operations for the firm’s European portfolio of businesses and provides operations support to the firm’s M&A team on transactions across Europe.
Prior to joining OpenGate, Mr. Bardet developed significant international experience mainly in the Automotive, Aerospace and Machine tools industries, holding senior management roles in both Finance and Operations. During his career, Mr Bardet successfully delivered performance improvement, operations turnaround and business restructuring.
Mr. Bardet earned a Master of Business Administration from London Business School, as well as a Specialized Master in Financial performance optimization from ESCP Europe Business School. Mr Bardet also holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from École Nationale d’Ingénieurs de Tarbes.