19 September 2019 Private equity

Point Vision Group, the leading French network of ophthalmologist centers, is strengthening to accelerate its development

Founded in 2011 by Dr. François Pelen, Patrice Pouts and Raphaël Schnitzer, Point Vision Group is the leading network of ophthalmologist centers in France, with more than one million appointments in 2018. The transaction aims at accelerating the growth of Point Vision Group by establishing a new governance and strengthening its capital structure. Since 2011, […]

24 July 2019 Private equity

Abénex takes over the Blanchon Group, European specialist in wood coating products, from the founding family

Founded in 1832, the Blanchon Group is one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of wood coating products through its comprehensive catalog of products for professionals and individuals. The operation allowed the numerous heirs of the founder to sell their shares. The entire management team led by Louis Philippe Reynaud are pursuing the Group’s development alongside Abénex, […]

26 April 2019 Private equity

Abénex and Cisbio’s management announce the sale of Cisbio Bioassays to PerkinElmer

Abenex and Cisbio’s management are delighted to announce the acquisition by PerkinElmer from Abénex of Cisbio Bioassays, a leading custom assay service provider with a broad portfolio of Homogeneous Time Resolved Fluorescence (HTRF)® kits and reagents. Founded in 1974, and headquartered in Codolet, France, Cisbio has more than 200 employees. Cisbio develops, manufactures, and markets […]

14 March 2019 Private equity

Naturellement Gourmand acquires the company Les Délices Du Chef

The Naturellement Gourmand group, owned by Abénex, announces the acquisition of Les Délices Du Chef, a major player in the production of blinis, pancakes, crêpes and galettes to expand its product range. This acquisition is in line with the NG Group’s development strategy, which aims to create a food group focused on the naturalness and […]

21 February 2019 Private equity

Eureka Education, a major player in private Professional and Higher Education, is diversifying with the acquisition of Euridis

Created in 1992, Euridis is the first business school specialising in training students in complex sales and BtoB commercial negotiation, particularly for the High Technology sector. Based in Paris, Lyon and Toulouse and holding two RNCP certificates, Euridis offers a complete and varied range of training, from initial training, apprenticeship to continuing education. Thanks to […]

14 February 2019 Private equity

Abénex and Galiena Capital sell the SET Environnement Group in a secondary LBO

Eric Vallée and his management team, accompanied by Sofival, take over the SET Environnement Group. Founded in 1986, SET Environnement specialises in asbestos removal work ( or work in the presence of asbestos), as well as the removal of other polluting substances, from tertiary and industrial buildings, particularly occupied sites. When Abénex and Galiéna completed […]

11 February 2019 Private equity

Abénex disposes of the Helios Group in a secondary LBO

February 8, 2019 – Jean-Christophe Blot and his management team along with Azulis take over the Hélios Group. The Group is the leading independent player in the Paris Region in providing roofing, waterproofing and plumbing maintenance services to local authorities and para-statal organisations. The acquisition of GEC Ile de France in 2013 allowed the managerial […]

28 January 2019 Private equity

SURYS raises new financing to support its growth and make acquisitions

SURYS announces the implementation of a new bank financing of around EUR 90 million and thus benefits from additional resources to support its future growth, in particular through acquisitions. For this transaction, SURYS could rely in the support of its historical banking partners (Crédit du Nord, BNP Paribas, CIC, Banques Populaires Rives de Paris) and […]

28 January 2019 Private equity

Abénex acquires Tartefrais to form an agri-food group called Naturellement Gourmand (NG group)

Tartefrais SAS, the French leader in fresh industrial pastry based in Falaise (14) employing 220 people and generating 27 million Euros in sales, has become the leading operating company of the NG agri-food Group. This group, created by Abénex, aims to develop and promote natural and high-quality French food products in France and abroad. The […]

19 December 2018 Private equity

AC Environnement creates its franchise network and reinforces its training offer through the acquisition of Alliance Sud Expertises

AC Environnement, leader in real estate diagnostics in France, is accelerating its growth strategy and has signed the acquisition of ASE (Alliance Sud Expertises) and the creation of its franchise network. With this new network, it reinforces its position as leader in all the real estate diagnostic markets and its territorial coverage for the benefit […]