Our Buyout team works in partnership with managers and entrepreneurs, helping medium-sized companies to realize their growth ambitions. We support companies by providing the additional financial and human resources they need to accelerate development, helping them to carry out acquisitions and giving them access to our international network.
We invest on behalf of Eurazeo and our partner investors, in companies that have solid fundamentals, established positions in promising markets, real growth potential and ambitious management teams.
We favor the life sciences, tech, financial services and consumer goods sectors, in which we have proven, well-known expertise. Our team identifies the best investment opportunities in those sectors and provides unrivaled strategic and operational support to our portfolio companies.
We work alongside managers, helping our investees to strengthen and grow in three main ways: through international expansion, digital transformation and acquisitions.
We bring them the financial, strategic and human resources they need. This includes an effective on-the-ground presence in four continents – giving them easier access to new markets, particularly in China – along with a dedicated team of digital experts skilled in optimizing operational performance. Our buyout teams are also backed up by Eurazeo’s corporate departments and an international network of more than 120 high-level experts.
expertsin Paris and New York
billionof Assets Under Management (AuM) since inception
We have 28 specialists based in Europe and the United States. They invest in market-leading companies with valuations of over €300 million. They seek to accelerate their development through an active buy-and-build strategy.
We invest in French companies with valuations of €50-250 million. We have 22 professionals specializing in this market segment, helping companies bolster their business models and become global enterprises.
China: a fund to accelerate startups’ development
The Eurazeo China Acceleration Fund’s mission is to invest alongside Eurazeo in French and European companies operating in sectors with strong growth potential in the Chinese market, and to support them with their strategies. Eurazeo is responsible for managing the fund, including selecting and managing investments. Since it was created the fund – set up in partnership with sovereign fund China Investment Corporation and BNP Paribas – has invested in DORC, Questel and Utac Ceram.