Florence is an Executive Director and search consultant based in London and is responsible for investment banking recruitment, focusing on mandates in the UK, Europe and the Middle East. She joined Options Group with seven years experience in executive search with a successful track record, including establishing two investment banking search practices in EMEA. Prior to executive search, she served nearly two decades as an investment banker. She began her career in 1986 in Paris, first at Credit Lyonnais and Credit du Nord and then at Societe Generale. In 1996, Florence moved to SG London where she kept on focusing on M&A (Financial Institution Group). After Societe Generale, Florence joined ABN AMRO and then Dresdner Kleinwort, still as a FIG M&A specialist.
Florence is the founder and Chair of a UK charity (Child Action Nepal) which supports orphanages in Nepal, She holds a Master in Business from L'Institut Supérieure de Gestion (ISG) in Paris.