Direct Private Equity

Supporting the growth of innovative SMEs by supporting high-performance and ambitious teams

ACTIVE AND ENTREPRENEURIAL MINORITY SHAREHOLDER

Participation in the development of profitable companies active in sustainable growth sectors: Renewable energies, recreation/leisure, services, education/training

Since 2011, we have been supporting committed company teams, favoring dialogue and partnership. Based on robust business models, these companies are seeking to accelerate their growth through innovation and international development.

We take minority stakes in companies located in Western Europe with a medium to long-term horizon.

 

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Strategy

Investing in 1 to 2 companies per year to build a portfolio of 15 to 20 holdings

Shareholdings
Minority
Ticket
Approximately €20 M
Marketplace
Private (100-300M/€) equity value
Target companies
Profitable SMEs
Area
Sustainable growth sector

Portfolio

11 current investments and 5 investments sold

Renewable energies

  • The 76 MW wind farm in southern Sweden - one of the best areas for onshore wind power in Europe

  • Specialising in renewable energies and more particularly in the production of charcoal, green electricity and heat

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  • One of the largest wind farms in Southern Europe, with 52 turbines representing 192 MW of green power generation capacity

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Restaurant industry/Leisure

  • A group of famous Parisian "Grandes Brasseries": Le Procope, La Lorraine, Le Grand Café Capucines, Au Pied de Cochon, Flora Danica and Copenhague Champs-Élysées

  • Leader in Italy, supplying "Premium" and 100% organic jams (Fior di Frutta) and spreads (Nocciolata)

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Services

  • Spinoff from Empa and ETH Zurich, the company develops intelligent bed systems for the treatment and prevention of ulcers

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  • Leader of innovative enterprise software solutions based on SharePoint Microsoft technologies

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  • Acteon manufactures and markets dental equipment and is the world leader in the production of intra-oral and ultrasound cameras in a growing market

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  • Swiss group of private nurseries with locations in Versoix, Gland, Morges and Zurich. Innovative concept based on nature, language, neuroscience and parental support

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  • Global provider of Earth monitoring and surveillance solutions: environment and climate monitoring; sustainable management of fisheries; fleet management; energy, mining, and infrastructure; and maritime security

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Education/Training

  • International bilingual school (French-English) with 600 students aged 3 to 18 years old representing 45 nationalities

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  • CoorpAcademy develops and produces MOOC (Massive Open Online Courses) solutions for companies.

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Team

A team of professionals with diverse and complementary backgrounds selects and supports companies

Alexandra Le Coz Sanchez

Alexandra Le Coz Sanchez

Director, Private Equity Department
Sébastien Beth

Sébastien Beth

Private Equity Manager
William Deflon

William Deflon

Private Equity Manager
Alexandre Tauzin

Alexandre Tauzin

Investment Analyst

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