Benoit has a diploma from EDHEC Graduate Business School, France.
Benoit is a member of the Investment Committee, the Executive Committee, the Permira Holdings Limited board and the Financing Group. He has worked on numerous transactions including Acromas (The AA & Saga), eDreams Odigeo, Exclusive Group, Freescale Semiconductor, Iglo Group, NDS, Synamedia and Vacanceselect.
Prior to joining Permira, Benoit spent six years at JPMorgan in Frankfurt and London, arranging leveraged finance transactions. He also worked for Paribas in Frankfurt within the Media/Telecom team and in the Leveraged Finance department.