CFI France provides mid-market companies and private equity investors with a variety of comprehensive advisory services including M&A, capital raising, debt advisory, restructuring and real estate financing.
As part of CFI Group, CFI France – Athema provides its clients with the resources to allow the most suitable strategic buyers or financial investors to acquire French companies. CFI France also advises its French clients in identifying relevant acquisition targets in more than 20 countries.
As a multi-sector specialist, CFI France - Athema understands the importance of industry knowledge. Our sector teams provide advisory services combined with strategic market insight, which results in an ability to deliver high quality sector-based transaction advice and getting the right counter parties involved. Sectors covered include: Industrials, IT/Software, Business Services, Food & Beverage, Retail, Energy, Real Estate and Aeronautics.
This combined Sector and Geography approach, along with a strong track record of more than 100 transactions, positions CFI France as one of the key M&A players for mid-market companies in France.
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CFI employs a specialised sector focus that supports in-depth understanding of trends, recent innovations, and fluctuating regulations affecting our clients. Fostering a culture of real-time collaboration across the firm, CFI organises itself into 16 international sector teams.
Our latest transactions
Food & Beverage & Agribusiness
has partnered with
to create a centre of excellence
Vivadour has created an upstream-downstream partnership with Moderato to create Chai Sobre, the first center of excellence for wine de-alcoholization in France
Software & IT Services
Smart4 Engineering, a French IT company that leverages its multidisiplinary approach to digital engineering to enable clients in their data journeys, has acquired Closer Consulting, a Portuguese AI and Data Science company focused on the operational and BI demands of their clients
Energy, Environment & Natural Resources
has raised funds with
Urban Canopee, a spin-off from the Ecole des Ponts ParisTech, has acquired fundraising from ARaymond