Guillaume Estager

Partner, Philae Advisory
Essor Programme


Guillaume Estager is a partner at Philae Advisory and has worked for the past 25 years in PE and project finance in the power, infrastructure and O&G sectors on the African continent, including as head of M&A at Shell downstream. Guillaume graduated from HEC (Grandes Ecoles).

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Essor Programme

The Essor programme forms part of the UK Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office’s (FCDO’s) Private Sector Development portfolio in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). This portfolio aims to reduce poverty in the DRC. Essor is a GBP 35M flexible technical assistance facility that works to support policy interventions which improve the DRC’s business environment for micro, small and medium sized enterprises to create jobs and services for the poor.