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Eric Bompard wants to clothe Europe in the softness of cashmere

Eric Bompard has become a major, trusted brand in France over the last 30 years. Xavier Marie, the founder of Maisons du Monde and Eric Bompard’s new Chairman, aims to make France’s favourite cashmere brand a European leader. For him, the company’s positioning is ideal and its potential for growth and development is significant.

3MN 05.11.2018 CEO Interviews

A success story made in France

Why cashmere? What were the major milestones in building the Bompard group? Founder Eric Bompard looks back at the brand’s beginnings and explains why he has handed the reins to Xavier Marie and Apax Partners.

3MN 05.11.2018 Words from experts
Caroline Rémus

The consumer sector must meet its new challenges

What are the best ways to create value in a market that has become considerably more competitive? Who are the most advantageous partners, and which skills are most important to have for the future? Caroline Rémus, President of Apax Partners Development, offers answers to these questions.

3MN 05.11.2018 Apax Partners’ value added


Groupe JVS, a company supported by Apax Partners Development and Bpifrance, acquires Start ABI, a provider of software for local authorities.

Paris, 13 Novembre 2018

Groupe JVS, via its subsidiary JVS-Mairistem, is pursuing its strategy of consolidation in the local authorities management software market, with the acquisition of Start ABI.

Apax Partners’ MidMarket team strengthened

Paris, 16 October 2018

Apax Partners announces the nomination of Arnaud Vigier as Associate in the TMT team. Apax Partner’s investment team counts 31 persons, including 13 Partners.

Apax Partners completes the acquisition of AEB Group from SK Capital

Milan (Italy), 4 October 2018

Apax Partners, the Paris-based leading European private equity firm, announced today the completion of its acquisition of 100% of AEB Group, a worldwide leader in biotechnological ingredients and related services for wine, food and beverage from SK Capital. The company’s management will reinvest alongside Apax Funds.


Le Groupe JVS, société accompagnée par Apax Partners Development et Bpifrance, acquiert Start ABI, concepteur de #logiciels pour les collectivités locales #buildup #développement https://t.co/H7H2tZQhRP

Announcement: @Infovista has been selected by @CIORetail distinguished panel of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, industry analysts, and the editorial board as one of 2018's Top 10 Retail Tech Companies in Europe #knowyournetwork

#BusinessTransformation : quelle stratégie de #digitalisation pour les #ETI dans l’industrie ? sur @bfmbusiness https://t.co/xZDb7yGm9a

Pour Frédéric Coirier, coprésident du @M__ETI, les #enjeux de l’#industrie doivent se régler dans les territoires via @usinenouvelle

Pour mettre au point un jumeau #numérique de sa nouvelle unité de Framingham, @SanofiFR s'est appuyé sur le groupe de R&D externalisée @AltranFR cc @CDucruet via @LesEchos https://t.co/ounZnzPhcH

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