Jean-Charles joined Alcentra in May 2019 as a member of the Direct Lending team. He is responsible for sourcing, executing and monitoring investments across a variety of industries and geographies. Prior to joining Alcentra, Jean-Charles worked at ING for 5 years in among others Leveraged Finance and M&A, focusing on the midcap segment. Jean-Charles obtained a Master in Finance from Nova School of Business and Economics (Portugal) and a Master in Management from the Catholic University of Louvain (Belgium). He is a CFA charterholder. Jean-Charles is a Belgian national and speaks English, French and Dutch.