Omnes Capital's exits

Sector 
Business services
Entry Date 
2006
Exit Date 
2014
Buyer 
Ortec Groupe
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Sonovision-ITEP

Specialist in engineering documentation

Sonovision-ITEP is a major force in technical documentation and document engineering. The group has a presence in the United Kingdom, Germany, Canada, France and Romania. Its core business–preparing technical documents–principally serves aerospace and energy sector manufacturers and operators. 

Sector 
Business services
Entry Date 
2008
Exit Date 
2014
Buyer 
Actionnaires historiques et le management
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

InfoPro Communications

Leader in business information in France

The group’s strategy is predicated on two different priorities: 1) providing solutions to expand the revenues of its customers, by generating sales leads and enhancing their productivity, 2) facilitating and improving information for business communities and making them more agile and efficient. It has a multi-channel (expert software, online platforms, media, publishing, trade fairs, events, training, etc.) and multi-sector (industry, automobile, construction, local authorities, retail, finance, insurance, tourism, etc.) offering.

Sector 
Retail & Distribution
Entry Date 
2006
Exit Date 
2013
Buyer 
Equistone
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Bretèche Industrie

Specialist manufacturer of equipment for the agrifood industry

Bretèche Industrie is an industrial group supplying equipment used in the manufacture of food, chemical, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products.

Sector 
Consumer goods
Entry Date 
2004
Exit Date 
2012
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Pomme de Pain

French sandwich bar group.

Pomme de Pain is France’s fourth-largest operator of sandwich bars. Funds managed by Acto Capital, together with financial co-investors and management, acquired the Pomme de Pain group in June 2004 in a leveraged buy-out (LBO). As part of the deal, Mezzanis arranged and purchased in full €3 million in mezzanine financing.

Sector 
Consumer goods
Entry Date 
2005
Exit Date 
2011
Buyer 
Activa Capital
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Abrisud

French leader in swimming pool covers for consumers

Abrisud is the French leader in swimming pool covers for consumers. The company markets a full range of fixed and removable, motorised and manual products. 

Sector 
Consumer goods
Entry Date 
2004
Exit Date 
2010
Buyer 
Azulis
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Doucet

French manufacturer of homecare, insecticide and staining products

The Doucet group is one of France’s leading manufacturers of homecare, insecticide and staining products for businesses and consumers (Starwax, Kapo, Kiraviv and Purodor brands, sold predominantly in DIY superstores and drugstores). 

Sector 
Business services
Entry Date 
2006
Exit Date 
2009
Buyer 
Pragma Capital, Gimv aux côtés du management
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Leyton & Associés

Tax and payroll charge consulting

Leyton provides payroll charge and tax consulting services with a focus on three business lines: payroll charge reductions, research tax credit (known as the CIR in France) and reductions in occupational accident contributions. The group has focused on small businesses (fewer than 1,000 employees) because they are not generally well catered for by the major players in the sector.

Sector 
Consumer goods
Entry Date 
2006
Exit Date 
2008
Buyer 
GameStop
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

Micromania

Specialist in video games distribution

The Micromania group is a specialist distributor of video games and consoles and operates a network of branches and franchised stores in shopping centres and city-centre locations. The Group bolstered its coverage of city-centre locations by acquiring its rival Dock Games.  

Sector 
Industry
Entry Date 
2005
Exit Date 
2008
Buyer 
Tiama
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

SGCC

Specialist in the design and marketing of hollow glass packaging

A former Saint-Gobain subsidiary, SGCC is a company that specialises in the design and marketing of inspection machines providing manufacturing quality control of hollow glass packaging (mainly bottles).
The group’s customers are chiefly the world’s major glass-makers, such as Saint-Gobain.

 

Sector 
Telecom
Entry Date 
2006
Exit Date 
2007
Buyer 
Exit through refinancing
Business 
Mezzanine Buyout & Growth Capital

France Telecom Mobile Satellite

Supplier of mobile communications via satellite

FTMSC is one of the world’s leading suppliers of mobile satcom services. The company markets and distributes communication solutions to customers located in regions with limited access to terrestrial telecoms infrastructure.  

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NewsRoom
Press release
04 June 2020
Capenergie 4 fund signs two new investments in Europe
Capenergie 4 fund signs two new investments in Europe
Le Cercle Omnes des Entrepreneurs - January 31, 2018
Publication
Scope, the Omnes review, December 2019
Press release
20 May 2020
Omnes invests Biofutur, a group of medical biology laboratories
Omnes invests Biofutur, a group of medical biology laboratories
3 minutes for innovation - FCPI innovation funds : Omnes' new investments
Press release
24 March 2020
Covid-19: Cogepart, leader in home food delivery, mobilizes its forces to help the most vulnerable
Covid-19: Cogepart, leader in home food delivery, mobilizes its forces to help the most vulnerable
Press release
23 January 2020
Omnes acquires a minority stake in Better Energy, leading Danish solar energy provider and a renewable energy pioneer in Northern Europe, and announces the first closing of its Capenergie 4 fund, at €380 million.
Omnes acquires a minority stake in Better Energy, leading Danish solar energy provider and a renewable energy pioneer in Northern Europe, and announces the first closing of its Capenergie 4 fund, at €380 million.

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