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Feb’ 2021

CAPZA acquires a stake in Magellan Partners

CAPZA acquires a minority stake in Magellan Partners, a major player in the digital transformation of companies in France.

The objective of this transaction is to accelerate the organic development of Magellan Partners by pursuing a targeted and ambitious acquisition policy. CAPZA will support the development of Magellan Partners with an investment of €100m over the next 5 years.

 

Founded in 2008 by Didier Zeitoun, Claude Aulagnon and Michel Hatiez, Magellan Partners is an Organization and Information System Consulting group anchored in Technology and Data. With more than 1,200 consultants and a turnover of nearly €140 million in 2020, it is one of the leaders in the digital transformation of companies in France.

 

The strength of the Magellan Partners Group is based on its dual competence: business expertise and the strong technological specialization of its teams, which enables it to support its customers throughout their digital transformation projects. With 400 digital strategy consultants, the Group is involved in Organization and Information Systems Consulting in 5 business sectors and relies on 800 experts on leading technologies. The group has built strong partnership with leading editors such as Microsoft, Salesforce or OVHCloud.

We are convinced that Magellan Partners is well positioned to participate in the consolidation of the sector and to play a key role in the digital transformation of companies in France
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Benoit Chopin, Co-Head Flex Equity France, CAPZA

“We are pleased and proud to welcome CAPZA as a strategic partner of Magellan Partners to support us in the implementation of our 2021 – 2025 Strategic Plan. We wish to continue to develop our know-how, our expertise and our value offer for our clients. This new partnership will also allow all Magellan Partners teams to continue their career development and take on new responsibilities within Magellan Partners. This partnership will enable us to expand into new technologies, new business sectors and new markets through an ambitious acquisition policy” said Didier Zeitoun, Chairman of Magellan Partners.

 

“We were attracted by Magellan’s growth project, led by Didier Zeitoun and a high quality management team. We are convinced that Magellan Partners is well positioned to participate in the consolidation of the sector and to play a key role in the digital transformation of companies in France” added Benoit Chopin, Co-Head Flex Equity France, CAPZA.

 

CAPZA will support the Group in the execution of its projects and in its targeted acquisition strategy in order to strengthen its position as a leading consulting firm in organization and information systems in France.

 

This is the third transaction of the CAPZA 5 Flex Equity fund.

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