Bernard Gault is the founding partner of the investment firm Barville & Co, founded in 2016, and co-founder of the financial advisory and asset management firm Perella Weinberg Partners, formed in 2006. He began his career in 1982 at Compagnie Financière de Suez before joining Morgan Stanley in 1988, where he was a Managing Director until 2006. He is a graduate of Centrale Paris and of the Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris. Bernard Gault has been an independent director of Elior Group since March 9, 2018.