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London Capital Group adds three to board

Staff writer | London, United Kingdom | November 10, 2014
London Capital GroupNovember 10, 2014, London, United Kingdom - London Capital Group announces that Charles Poncet, Dimitri Goulandris and Julien Cohen have been appointed as non-executive directors.
Mr. Poncet is one of the leading international arbitration specialists in Geneva and has been a practicing lawyer for over 25 years. He has appeared in several leading cases concerning large scale investments, joint ventures and other disputes, often involving amounts in dispute in excess of one billion USD.

Mr. Poncet is a partner in CMS von Erlach Poncet, one of Switzerland's leading law firms and a member of the CMS network. He is also currently chairman of SOGEMCO SA and a director of Societe des Hotels President.

Mr. Poncet was a member of the Swiss Parliament from 1989 to 1995 and is fluent in French, Italian, English and German.

Mr. Goulandris has 20 years of of experience in financial services, with a focus on private equity. He spent eight years at Morgan Stanley in its private equity group, structuring derivative products and executing mergers and acquisitions from New York and London.

From 1999 to 2001 Mr. Goulandris set up and ran the European operations of Whitney & Company, the private equity firm. He founded The Cycladic Group in 2002, which specialises in investing and creating businesses.

Mr. Goulandris holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a master's degree in electrical and information sciences from the University of Cambridge.

Mr. Cohen has worked for 15 years in general corporate management and financial investment. He is currently a non-executive director and major shareholder at Ressources Robex. He has worked for the Georges Cohen family investment firm since 2001.

Mr. Cohen was a non-executive director and major shareholder at Panhard General Defense, and a non-executive director and major shareholder at Altergaz. He is a graduate of the Institute Superieur de Gestion in Paris.

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