Xavier Darrieutort

Investment officer


Xavier Darrieutort graduated from Sciences Po Paris (Public Service Department) and the ESSEC international business school (Specialized Master’s in International Business). After having worked for several years in the banking sector, he joined Proparco where he is an investment officer specialized in mine and infrastructure project financing in developing and emerging countries.

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Proparco is a subsidiary of the AFD Group focused on private sector development. It has been promoting sustainable economic, social and environmental development for over 45 years.

Proparco provides funding and support to both businesses and financial institutions in Africa, Asia, Latin America and the Middle-East. Its action focuses on the key development sectors: infrastructure, mainly for renewable energies, agribusiness, financial institutions, health and education. Its operations aim to strengthen the contribution of private players to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) adopted by the international community in 2015.

To this end, Proparco finances companies whose activity contributes to creating jobs and decent incomes, providing essential goods and services and combating climate change.