Expertise: TransitionDate of investment 2021Nature of the deal: LBOCountry: FranceLuxCartawww.luxcarta.com
LuxCarta is the leading producer of high-resolution geospatial models derived from earth observation imagery. LuxCarta products are mainly directed for the global telecom, simulation & training and other vertical markets. LuxCarta supports more than 150 operators around the world to plan and optimize wireless networks. The Group specializes in the rapid production and delivery of quality fit-for-purpose mapping products to expert end users utilizing the latest technology advancements achieved through extensive R&D. Over years, LuxCarta has developed a strong technological know-how thanks to significant R&D investments in Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning with numerous applications opportunities. Based in Sophia Antipolis (France), LuxCarta supports its clients through five corporate offices around the world and employs 130 people in 2020.
Expertise: TransitionDate of investment 2021Nature of the deal: Growth financingCountry: FranceSymawww.symamobile.com
Founded in 2003 by its current CEO Mesrop Yeremian and based in Paris, SYMA Mobile is one of France’s historical mobile virtual network operator (MVNO). SYMA mainly provides “postpaid” offerings, and remains present on its historical prepaid card market. The company offers its subscribing customers high-quality communications services in France and internationally.
Expertise: ExpansionDate of investment 2021Nature of the deal: Bond financingCountry: FranceOui Carewww.ouicare.com
CAPZA reaffirms its trust in Oui Care and its leaders by supporting the Group in a new stage of its development. Founded in 1996, Oui Care is France’s number one human services company, with 18,000 employees. The Group provides house cleaning, childcare, adult day care, gardening and local concierge services at the homes of its 110,000 customers.
Expertise: ExpansionDate of investment 2021Nature of the deal: MBOCountry: FranceSogetrelwww.sogetrel.fr
Sogetrel is one of the leading integrators of electronic security and services for digital infrastructures for companies and the Smart City. From smart meters to communicating buildings, via very high-speed broadband connections, Sogetrel offers turnkey solutions to all users of digital infrastructures, whether in retail, defence, transport, industry or services. With a network of more than 100 sites in France, Switzerland and Belgium, Sogetrel’s customers today include major operators, public and private contractors as well as local authorities. With nearly 5,000 employees, Sogetrel is experiencing a strong rebound after lockdown. Sogetrel’s turnover has risen from over 250 million euros in 2015 to 760 million euros in 2020.
Expertise: ExpansionDate of investment 2021Nature of the deal: OBOCountry: FranceBéton Solutions Mobileswww.betonsolutionsmobiles.com
Created in 2013 by Philippe Tibère-Inglesse, Béton Solutions Mobiles (BSM) is an independent ready-mix concrete specialist providing an innovative low-carbon concrete offering. With sales of €110 million in 2020 and 130 employees, the group operates 21 fixed and mobile concrete batching plants for the manufacture of ready-mixed concrete, mainly in the Paris region, where it has a market share of around 15%. BSM’s offering is broad and includes an innovative low-carbon range, a huge stake for the cement industry, which must innovate to reduce its carbon footprint and the environmental impact of constructions in the future.
Expertise: Artemid Senior LoansDate of investment 2020Nature of the deal: Refinancing of existing debt and financing of external growthCountry: FranceBenvicwww.benvic.com
The Benvic Group specializes in the production and marketing of innovative and highly customized thermoplastic solutions based on PVC, TPE, HFFR and biopolymers that are used in a wide range of rigid and flexible end applications, including building and construction, medical, cabling, and fluid transport.