Rizq joined CDG Capital Private Equity in 2017 as an Investment Manager. He currently takes part in various investment phases including market research and risk assessment of target companies, designing and reviewing of business plans, due diligence follow-up, preparation of investment memorandums and portfolio monitoring. Rizq is strongly involved in supporting portfolio companies carrying-out value-added projects with a hands-on approach.
Prior to joining CDG Capital Private Equity, Rizq was Manager consultant at Grant Thornton Conseil in charge of the Business strategy service line. He advised large companies, SMEs and business unions in several sectors such as manufacturing industry, agribusiness, pharmaceuticals, retail, logistics and construction. Rizq led consulting assignments focusing on business diagnosis and strategic planning, market analysis and go-to market strategies, business modeling and business planning, organizational and operational performance. He also worked at Capital Consulting and J&J Janssen Cilag Pharmaceutica in Paris.
Rizq graduated with an Advanced Master in management from ESSEC Business School Paris and a Msc in Industrial Engineering from Ecole Mohammadia d’Ingénieurs in Morocco. He is also certified Six Sigma Green Belt from CentraleSupélec.