11
Sep’ 2019

CAPZA acquires a minority stake in Audensiel

CAPZA acquires a minority stake in Audensiel, a consulting company specialized in technological innovation and digital transformation, to support its next growth cycle.

Founded in 2013, Audensiel has experienced five years of strong growth thanks to its innovation culture, agile organisation and differentiating positioning at the heart of the convergence of industrial systems and information systems for key accounts.

 

Its multi-specialist offer is based on three areas of expertise:

  • Technology: cutting-edge R&D engineering projects (onboard systems, robotics, processes, industrial site automation, etc.)
  • Digital: digital transformation consulting, design and implementation of mobile applications, big data, AI, etc.
  • Consulting: organizational consulting, project management, operational and IT consulting in the Bank/Finance segment.

 

Audensiel mainly addresses key accounts in the industry (automobile, aerospace, rail, defence/security), the e-commerce, bank/finance and healthcare sectors.

 

With almost 450 experts in 12 geographical locations in France and Europe, the company should generate over €40 million in sales in 2019.

We are proud to welcome CAPZA as a strategic partner for Audensiel as we ramp up the development of the company in France and abroad.
“ 
Nicolas Pacault, CEO of Audensiel

CAPZA has chosen to accompany Nicolas Pacault and his associates, via capital / mezzanine investment, to support its development strategy. Audensiel intends to speed up its growth via the expansion of existing activities, development of new sectoral verticals, opening of new offices in France and abroad (Spain, Canada) and targeted acquisition strategy.

 

“Audensiel’s directors have generated strong growth thanks to a differentiating positioning, innovative solutions and sound management of recruitment and talent retention. We are delighted to assist Audensiel as it expands going forward.” Maxence Radix, Partner at CAPZA.

 

“We are proud to welcome CAPZA as a strategic partner for Audensiel as we ramp up the development of the company in France and abroad. We seek to maintain strong organic growth and roll out in new sectors (insurance, luxury goods and automated payment systems in particular) while undertaking an ambitious acquisitions policy.” Nicolas Pacault, CEO of Audensiel.

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