Philippe Sereys de Rothschild, born in 1963, the elder son of Baroness Philippine de Rothschild and the famous actor Jacques Sereys, is co-owner of Mouton Rothschild, Vice-Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Baron Philippe de Rothschild SA and manager of the holding structure for the family estates.
After graduating from the Ecole Supérieure de Commerce in Bordeaux, he embarked on a career in finance and the new economy.
An analyst in the Mergers and Acquisitions department of Lazard Frères & Company in New York for two years, he obtained an MBA from Harvard Business School in 1991.
He then joined Compagnie Générale des Eaux, now Vivendi; initially an assistant to the senior management, he was appointed CFO of one of the group’s Italian subsidiaries in 1995.
He left CGE in 1998 to become CEO of SLP InfoWare, a French company specialising in market analysis software, a position he occupied until 2003.
From 2004 to 2010 he held high-level positions in Natixis Investissement then NEM Partners, two Natixis investment funds specialising in capital development.
In 2011, he co-founded and became chairman of Jolt Tech Capital, an investment company specialising in new technologies.
Passionately interested in education, in 2012 he became a core shareholder of Cours Hattemer, a private school in Paris. He is married and has three children: Léonore, Mathilde et Nathan.