Aurélien Roelens joined Cube IM in 2010, primarily focused on the communication and energy sectors.
Aurélien contributed to the acquisition and/or investment management of several energy companies involved in district heating, WtE, wind and other renewable energies. Starting with the acquisition of Covage in 2011, he has been actively involved in the origination, acquisition and strong development of several telecom companies as well as in the launch of the Connecting Europe Broadband Fund. Since 2018, Aurélien is mostly focused on the development of Cube II’s communication platform, notably leading the recent acquisitions and asset management of dst telecomunicaçoes and G.Network.
Since 2010, Aurélien is also Cube IM’s ESG Coordinator spearheading ESG developments across the funds. He is also a member of Cube IM’s ESG Committee, GRESB Infrastructure Benchmark Committee (EMEA) and represents the LPEA on sustainable finance to Haut Comité de la Place Financière.
Aurélien began his career in finance in 2008 in London, before joining Oddo in 2009, working on the execution of several French M&A and ECM transactions. Prior to that, he gained some experience working with public counterparts on environmental topics. In his spare time, he is a visiting professor at HEC Paris and heads a microfinance operation in Togo.
Aurélien, CAIA®, graduated with highest honors from the Ecole des Mines (MSc in Civil Engineering) and from HEC Paris (MSc in International Finance and Energy & Finance certificate), with additional training in Management (EM Lyon MSc), in Economics and in Laws.
A French citizen, he is fluent in English and has a basic command of German and Spanish.