Illan has graduated with a Master of Science in Investment Banking from Neoma Business School in 2014 and with a Master in Business Law from Université Paris Panthéon La Sorbonne.
He started his professional life abroad as an M&A Analyst at Natixis CIB APAC (Hong Kong) in 2015 where he worked for Chinese conglomerates and Asian large cap corporates. In 2017, he worked as a Senior M&A Analyst at Verdier & Co (London), a smid cap M&A boutique specialised in Healthcare, TMT and Cleantech on cross-border deals. In 2018 he joined the Transaction Services Department of PwC where he worked on a large number of Due Diligence mandates, both buy side and sell side for corporates and PE funds.
Finaly in March 2022 Illan joined CFI France as Vice President to help develop the Food & Beverage sector.
Our latest transactions
has been sold to
Adfil Group, a Belgian innovative manufacturer of synthetic fibers for concrete reinforcement, has been sold to Saint-Gobain, a worldwide leader in light and sustainable construction, designing manufacturing and distributing materials and services for the construction and industrial markets
has been acquired by
Harries Automation & Control (HAC Group), a Llanelli based provider of design, build and maintain services for LV panels and control systems, has been acquired by Vinci Energies UK & Republic of Ireland, which operates in the UK through its industry brand, Actemium
Consumer Goods & Retail
has sold 70% of its shares to
Kresk Developpement has bought 70% of Michalak Paris, a well-known brand of patisseries which has three store fronts and one bakery in France and Japan
Software & IT Services
has been sold to
a subsidiary of
Lydis, a market-leading distributor in the Benelux of VoIP (Telco) hardware and Video-Conferencing solutions, has been sold to AplusK, a full-service distributor for the audiovisual market