Ciclad Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Private Equity Profile

Ciclad’s most common sectors for investment are electrical equipment (22%) and building materials (16%). The Firm’s most common investment types include stake purchase (64%) and buyout (lbo, mbo, mbi) (16%). Its largest (disclosed) acquisition occurred in 2015 when it acquired Parera for $9M.

The Firm’s most common exit type is trade sale (50%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity21
    • M&A Buy Activity19
    • M&A Sell Activity2
  • Total Sectors Invested 13
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3
  • M&A Advisors 3

Ciclad

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www.ciclad.com

Ciclad SAS is a growth-oriented investment firm focused on majority and minority investments in French companies valued up to €50 million. Ciclad looks to commit €2 to €15 million per transaction and will consider a variety of investment situations including capital for growth, transfer of family-owned companies, divestitures, and recapitalizations. Ciclad does not have any sector preferences. Ciclad was formed in 1988 and has offices in Paris and Lyon.


Investment Criteria

Sectors of Interest: Automotive, Business Services, Communications, Construction, Consumer Products, Consumer Services, Distribution, Electrical Equipment, Electronics, Financial Services, Information Services, Information Technology, Insurance, Machinery, Manufacturing, Medical Products, Safety/Security, Software

Target Transaction Types: Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI), Divestiture, Growth Capital, Recapitalization

Geographic Preferences: Western Europe

Transaction Criteria Min Max
Target Revenue - -
Target EBITDA - -
Investment Size 2 15
Enterprise Value 5 50
values in millions of EUR

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 16 1 - 1 1 - 19
vol $9M $9M
Sell (0.0/yr) # 2 - - - - - 2
  21

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
FrogPubs 2019-09-12 - Secondary Buyout
Paris, France · www.frogpubs.com
VitrineMedia 2018-12-07 - Secondary Buyout
Boulogne-Billancourt, France · www.vitrinemedia.com
GDI Soufflage 2016-10-06 - Stake Purchase
Montélimar, France · www.gdi-isolation.fr
OMIA S.A.S 2015-09-09 - Secondary Sale
L'Isle-d'Espagnac, France · www.omia.fr
Parera 2015-04-01 9M EUR Divestiture
, France
Nord Coffrage S.A. 2015-02-22 - Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI)
Saultain, France · www.nordcoffrage.fr
SeaBird Consultants 2014-07-03 - Stake Purchase
Paris, France · www.seabird-consultants.fr
Agritubel S.A. 2013-11-14 - Stake Purchase
Loudun, France · www.agritubel.co.uk
BH Technologies 2013-09-16 - Stake Purchase
Grenoble, France · www.bh-technologies.com
Inovelec Groupe 2012-09-12 - Stake Purchase
Boulazac, France · www.inovelec-groupe.com
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Current # Value All-time # Value
Electrical Equipment 3 (18%) - 4 (21%) -
Building Materials 3 (18%) - 3 (16%) -
Business Services 1 (6%) 9M (100%) 2 (11%) 9M (100%)
Apparel/Textiles 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Financial Services 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Internet Software and Services 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Machinery 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Manufacturing 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Plastics 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Restaurants 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Retail 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Safety/Security 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Total 17 $9M 19 $9M

Acquisitions By Geo

State/Country Current # Value All-time # Value
France 17 (100%) 9M (100%) 19 (100%) 9M (100%)
Total 17 $9M 19 $9M

Acquisitions by Deal Type

Type Current # Value All-time # Value
Stake Purchase 12 (71%) - 12 (63%) -
Buyout (LBO, MBO, MBI) 1 (6%) - 3 (16%) -
Secondary Buyout 2 (12%) - 2 (11%) -
Divestiture 1 (6%) 9M (100%) 1 (5%) 9M (100%)
Growth Capital 1 (6%) - 1 (5%) -
Total 17 $9M 19 $9M

Exits by Deal Type

Type Total # Value
Secondary Sale 1 (50%) -
Trade Sale - Public Company 1 (50%) -
Total 2 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Lincoln International
1
Mazars Group - Investment Bank
1
Legal Deals
Lamartine Conseil
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
< $100M 1 $9M
TOTAL $9M
Largest Parera
$9M (2015-04-01)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
50%
2 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
2 50%
Exited to
Strategic(s)
100%
1 100%

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