The first three episodes of Escales, aventures d'entrepreneurs (“Critical junctures: adventures of entrepreneurs”) are now available on the principal online listening platforms.
The podcasts highlight the stories and personal testimonies of Banque Populaire entrepreneur customers who share their experiences, talking about their business ventures and the critical junctures that changed everything.
These testimonies describe key moments in the relationship between the entrepreneurs and their bank, describing how Banque Populaire gave them its support by helping them, in particular, in their environmental transition, in acquiring an existing company, in navigating the faster accumulation of financial issues and how to manage them, in the development of activities in the international market, in transferring the company or digitizing their businesses.
The subject of the first episode is a leveraged buyout (LBO) operation with the personal testimony of Matthieu de Chanaleilles, CEO of Greenwishes, a customer of Banque Populaire Rives de Paris.
Two other episodes are also available on line.
The second podcast covers how to finance a group’s growth without having to raise equity funds with Numbr and Tiime, with Arnaud Douillon, a customer of Banque Populaire Alsace Lorraine Champagne.
The third podcast features a customer of Banque Populaire Grand Ouest: Emmanuelle Cadiou of Société Cadiou, a company facing the growing pains of a family-owned intermediate-sized enterprise.
Listening to entrepreneurs talking about their personal experience, sharing key moments in the lives of business creators is a new initiative taken by the Banque Populaire network in perfect harmony with its positioning as the foremost bank for SMEs.
The season consists of ten 30-minute episodes, available on the main online listening platforms: Apple Podcast, Spotify, Deezer , Podcast Addict et Amazon Music. They will be broadcast every fortnight from June 2022 to January 2023*.
*Resumption in early September, with one episode every fortnight.