Jean-Michel DetournayIndependent Director

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+352.691.999.569
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jmdetournay@jdtconsult.lu

About Me

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I work as an independent, non-executive director for multinationals in Luxembourg and in Belgium. I also provide finance management services for short-term projects, with availability for part-time employment, flexible daily management or interim management. I have a proven track record of 30 years in Finance within the Solvay Group in various continents, including positions of CFO of a global Specialty Polymers Business, managing Director of SOPARFIs in Luxembourg and project leader in Corporate Finance, International Tax Management, and Mergers and Acquisitions. I also assist companies in setting up and managing their local presence in Luxembourg, bringing an extensive experience and a large skillset as a finance generalist. I have a high sense for value creation, with a conceptual, lateral and creative thinking

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/My entire career

Experience
(2017 - Present)

Independent Director

Self-Employed

  • Independent Director
  • Consulting Services

Managing Director, Solvay Finance Luxembourg

Solvay Group (Luxembourg)

  • Managing Director of companies of the Solvay Group in Luxembourg
  • Finance Director of Holding and Finance companies of the Solvay Group in Europe

(2011-2017)
(2006-2011)

International Tax management and Corporate Finance

Solvay Group (Brussels)

  • Project leader in global tax restructurings
  • Tax strategy
  • Structuring of mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate Finance projects

VP Finance, Solvay Specialty Polymers

Solvay Group (USA)

  • CFO of Global Specialty Polymers Business

(2001-2006)
(1998-2001)

Mergers and acquisitions

Solvay Group (Brussels)

  • Finance leader of M&A projects worldwide (up to EUR 2 Bn) - (acquisitions, divestments and set-up of joint ventures)
  • Valuation specialist

Start of Career in the Solvay Group

Brussels (1985-1990) Brasil (1990-1995) Brussels (1996-1998)

  • Various positions in Belgium and Brazil

1985
Education
2008

Executive Master in Tax Management (2008)

Solvay Brussels School

Executive Master in Tax Management (2008)

Ingénieur Commercial Solvay (1984)

Education

Solvay Brussels School Ingénieur Commercial Solvay (1984) (MBA – Specialization: Finance)

1984
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I will be your preferred partner in Luxembourg, as an Independent Director, Executive Manager or Consultant

- Jean-Michel Detournay -

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