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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


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.

Apax Partners to acquire Expereo from The Carlyle Group

Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 25 May 2018

Apax Partners, Paris-based leading European private equity firm, has reached an agreement with global alternative asset manager, The Carlyle Group (NASDAQ:CG) to acquire 100% of Expereo, a global managed internet and cloud access provider, alongside the company’s management team who will continue to lead the business. Expereo was a portfolio company of Carlyle Europe Technology Partners III (CETP), a pan-European fund focusing on buyout investments in telecoms, media and tec


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