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Altran's new goals on the world stage

The transformative acquisition of Aricent has made Altran the world leader in its industry. Altran CEO Dominique Cerutti explains how the two companies plan to win over new customers and gain market share.

3MN 18.06.2018 CEO Interviews

Apax Partners supports Bip

Carlo Maria Capè, Nino Lo Bianco, Fabio Troiani, founders of the consulting firm Business Integration Partners (Bip), engage in a detailed discussion of their choice of Apax Partners as sparring partner to propel Bip into the bulge bracket.

3MN 28.05.2018 CEO Interviews

Altran has evolved from a French start-up to a worldwide major

When Apax Partners first invested in Altran in 2008, it aimed to propel this French company, world leader in innovation and high-tech engineering consulting, into the future. Gilles Rigal, Partner, takes a look back at this mutually-beneficial relationship.

3MN 18.06.2018 Apax Partners’ value added

For a listed company, an international acquisition brings complexity

Céline Méchain, Partner at Goldman Sachs Paris, Yves Ayache, Managing Director at Morgan Stanley, and Mathieu Gross, Managing Director and Global Head of TMT Investment Banking at Crédit Agricole CIB advised Altran on its acquisition of Aricent. In this interview, they reflect on the principal complexities and the keys to success when a listed company undertakes a “transformative” acquisition.

3MN 18.06.2018 Words from experts


CIPRÉS Assurances, a company backed by Apax Partners, has entered exclusive negotiations to acquire Axelliance Groupe

Paris, 21 june 2018

Less than a year after Apax Partners became its main shareholder, CIPRÉS Assurances has stepped up its development, entering into exclusive negotiations to acquire Axelliance Groupe, a direct and wholesale insurance broker for self-employed people.

Mannai Corporation acquires from Apax France, Altamir and Boussard & Gavaudan a c. 15% stake in Gfi Informatique

Paris, 12 june 2018

Following the announcements on 10 May 2017, 19 June 2017 and 10 July 2017, Mannai Corporation, Apax France, Altamir and Boussard & Gavaudan announce today that Mannai Corporation acquired from Apax France, Altamir and Boussard & Gavaudan, through off-market transactions effective on 14 June 2018, 10,206,695 shares in Gfi Informatique ...

Apax Partners sells the RC Concept group, a leader in temporary point-of-sale advertising

Paris (France), 30 May 2018

Apax Partners has announced the sale of the RC Concept group, a major player in the design of temporary, point-of-sale advertising, to CM-CIC Investissement. Backed by Apax Partners Development since 2011, RC Concept was a EPF III fund portfolio company.


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