PARIS, June 22, 2017 Apax Partners and Altamir announce the success of the sale by its subsidiary Altrafin Participations SAS (” Altrafin “) 14 796 677 shares in Altran Technologies SA (” Altran “), representing 8.4% of the share capital, at a price of 15.0 € per share (an amount of 222 million euros) in the framework of an investment accelerated with institutional investors (the ” Offering “).
In total, the Offering including shares sold by Altrafin and by the founding shareholders Altran as part of the concert (such shareholders, together with Altrafin, the “Selling Shareholders”) represents 19 774 313 securities, or 11.2% of the share capital of Altran. This is done at the cost of 15.0 eur per share (a total amount of 297 million euros).
At the completion of this transaction, Apax Partners and Altamir have, via their subsidiary Altrafin, 14 796 677 shares Altran, representing 8.4% of the share capital.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell, and the offer of shares Altran by the Selling Shareholders does not constitute an offer to the public.
About Apax Partners
Apax Partners is a leading private equity firm in French-speaking countries in Europe. With over 45 years of experience, Apax Partners supports businesses on the time to make them leaders in their sector. The funds managed and advised by Apax Partners total more than 3 billion. Its funds invest in SMES or intermediate-sized companies with strong growth, in four areas of specialization. Companies currently accompanied are :
TMT : Altran, Gfi Informatique, InfoVista, Melita, Nowo-ONI and Vocalcom
Consumer : Europe Snacks, Groupe AFFLELOU, Group Royer, Sandaya, and THOM Europe (Histoire d’or, Marc Orian, Treasure, Stroili and Oro Vivo)
Health : Amplitude Surgical
Services : Group INSEEC, Marlink and SK FireSafety
About of the board of Altamir
Altamir (Euronext Paris-B, LTA) is a listed company of private equity assets under management amounted to nearly 800 million. The company invests in, through and with the funds managed or advised by Apax Partners France and Apax Partners LLP, two leading private equity in their respective markets. It thus gives access to a diversified portfolio of companies with strong growth potential in the sectors of specialization of Apax (TMT, Retail & Consumer Goods, Health Services, Business Services & Financial Services) and in supplemental markets (SMES in French-speaking Europe and large businesses in Europe, North America and in key emerging countries).