Xavier de Villepin started his career as a researcher and analyst at the Financial Times and The Banker magazine in London followed by a stint as an institutional relationship manager at Bank Degroof in Belgium where he took care of different types of clients such as universities, pension funds, foundations and managed their portfolios.
Xavier then decided to become an entrepreneur, and joined Princip.al in December 2013 where he focuses on members in Belgium and Luxembourg. In parallel with Princip.al, Xavier works as a Senior Consultant for a boutique consultancy firm, Igneos. He participates in commercial and strategic projects for, among others, Planet Parfum, Luminus, Orange, Vaillant.
Xavier holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering (EPL – UCL), a master’s degree in business engineering (LSM – UCL), and followed a master in International Management CEMS (Bocconi – Milan).
Languages: FR, EN, NL, IT