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marque
Sector
Oogarden
Description
A leader in the online distribution of garden equipment, OOgarden has been offering its 2 million customers a large collection of exterior furnishings and equipment since 2006, at ultra-competitive prices.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2011
Website
Oogarden
marque
Sector
APC Etanch’
Description
APC Etanch’ is a specialist in roof terraces, cladding and roofing, based in the areas of Annecy, eastern Lyons, and southern Paris.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2015
marque
Sector
Patriarca
Description
Patriarca, a rapidly-growing national player specialising in commercial property (development, construction, maintenance), supports its customers with their national development strategies: construction of new sites, renovation and upgrading of existing properties to building standards, and maintenance.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2016
Website
Patriarca
marque
Sector
Ekkia
Description
Founded in the Alsatian city of Haguenau in 1967, EKKIA is the European leader in the design, production, and distribution of equipment for horses and riders. Today, EKKIA’s product catalogue has over 12,500 references, distributed in 70 countries around the world.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2011
Website
Ekkia
marque
Sector
United Chocolate (Deuschoko)
Description
United Chocolate is a confectionery specialist born from the merger of Argenta and Weibler, two German chocolate manufacturers offering semi-finished and finished products sold in supermarkets, chocolate shops and online.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2018
marque
Sector
LensOnline
Description
Lensonline is the Belgian leader in online sales of contact lenses. The Antwerp-based company employs an innovative, multi-channel sales model through a network of affiliated opticians. Lensonline is present in Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, and the Netherlands.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2016
Website
LensOnline
marque
Sector
GL Events
Description
An integrated group of event professions, GL events is a standard-setting player in all three major event markets: congresses and conventions; cultural, sporting, and political events; trade shows and exhibitions for professionals or the general public. GL events is present on five continents and in more than 20 countries and has 5,000 employees. The Group is listed on the Eurolist Euronext Subfund B (Paris Stock Exchange).
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2002
Website
GL-EVENTS
marque
Sector
Chapoutier
Description
M. Chapoutier is a wine producer and trader based in Tain-l'Hermitage. Founded in 1879, this “maison” grows and produces AOC wines from the Rhône valley and has built its international reputation thanks to its northern Côtes-du-Rhône crus.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2007
marque
Sector
Tribune de Lyon
Description
Tribune de Lyon is Lyon’s largest weekly news magazine. Created in 2005, the independent magazine is published by the independent Rosebud company, principally held by its employees. Tribune de Lyon offers a critical view of current events in Lyon, including economics, politics, sports and social events, as well as a complete guide to the week's outings and trends in Lyon.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2007
marque
Sector
JL Bourg
Description
Founded in 1910, JL Bourg is a professional basketball club based in Bourg-en-Bresse.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2008
Website
JL Bourg
marque
Sector
Oyonnax Rugby
Description
Founded in 1909, Oyonnax Rugby is a professional French rugby union club based in Ain. It was among the Top 14 from 2013 to 2016 and during the 2018 season, after having been the Pro D2 champion in 2013 and 2017.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2018
marque
Sector
Comédie Odéon
Description
The Comédie Odéon Theatre is an iconic venue, part of the Lyon landscape since it was the first permanent cinema in the city before becoming the CNP Odéon, then the Grôlée, a legendary art-house cinema. This venue dedicated to the cinematic arts closed in 2009, then was converted to a theatre in 2012 under the name of Comédie Odéon.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2012
marque
Sector
Focal
Description
World leader in the manufacture of high-fidelity sound solutions. Located in Saint-Etienne (Loire regions), this French company manufactures loudspeakers, acoustic and built-in speakers for home and multimedia, audio systems for automobiles, monitoring speakers and audiophile headphones. Its “Made in France” know-how has been recognised for over 40 years.
Investment year
2014
Year of transfer
2019
Website
Focal
marque
Sector
Construplas / Acquabella
Description
The standard-setting manufacturer of shower trays and bathroom decor. Construplas is established in Spain, near Valencia.
Investment year
2016
Year of transfer
2020
marque
Sector
Eurotab
Description
Created in 1957, the Eurotab group is recognised as the specialist in powder compression, which allows the design and production of detergent tablets (dishwasher, washing machine, anti-scaling), disinfecting / bleach tablets and moisture-absorbing tablets, as well as tablets for many other applications. The company develops its own machines, and has an annual production capacity of over 2.5 billion tablets. The Group offers its wholesale and industrial customers a wide range of products and unique expertise in terms of innovation.
Investment year
2010
Year of transfer
2019
Website
Eurotab
marque
Sector
Shark - Cairn
Description
Shark is a French leader in the design of equipment for motorcycle riders. For over thirty years, they have mostly designed and manufactured helmets, but have also diversified into clothing, boots and gloves through iconic brands such as Bering and Segura. In 2016, the group acquired mountain sports equipment (winter and summer) leader Cairn. The brand supports athletes in their adventures discovering new spaces and sensations while offering reliability, comfort and protection.
Investment year
2015
Year of transfer
2018
marque
Sector
Finegil
Description
FINEGIL is one of France’s leading players in the field of security. The Group offers consultancy, studies, installation and maintenance of access control systems.
Investment year
2009
Year of transfer
2018
Website
Finegil
marque
Sector
Emin Leydier
Description
French specialist in the production of paper and corrugated cardboard with three activities: paper, production of corrugated cardboard packaging, and services. The company was acquired by SAICA in February 2018.
Investment year
1999
Year of transfer
2018
marque
Sector
SNOP
Description
SNOP is a leading name in the automotive industry, providing references in the fields of design and manufacture of body in white, interior, and engine compartment parts, design and production of press dies, and design and production of automatic presses.
Investment year
2007
Year of transfer
2016
Website
SNOP
marque
Sector
Focal
Description
World leader in the manufacture of high-fidelity sound solutions. Located in Saint-Etienne (Loire regions), this French company manufactures loudspeakers, acoustic and built-in speakers for home and multimedia, audio systems for automobiles, monitoring speakers and audiophile headphones. Its “Made in France” know-how has been recognised for over 40 years.
Investment year
2014
Year of transfer
2019
Website
Focal
marque
Sector
Construplas / Acquabella
Description
The standard-setting manufacturer of shower trays and bathroom decor. Construplas is established in Spain, near Valencia.
Investment year
2016
Year of transfer
2020
marque
Sector
Eurotab
Description
Created in 1957, the Eurotab group is recognised as the specialist in powder compression, which allows the design and production of detergent tablets (dishwasher, washing machine, anti-scaling), disinfecting / bleach tablets and moisture-absorbing tablets, as well as tablets for many other applications. The company develops its own machines, and has an annual production capacity of over 2.5 billion tablets. The Group offers its wholesale and industrial customers a wide range of products and unique expertise in terms of innovation.
Investment year
2010
Year of transfer
2019
Website
Eurotab
marque
Sector
Shark - Cairn
Description
Shark is a French leader in the design of equipment for motorcycle riders. For over thirty years, they have mostly designed and manufactured helmets, but have also diversified into clothing, boots and gloves through iconic brands such as Bering and Segura. In 2016, the group acquired mountain sports equipment (winter and summer) leader Cairn. The brand supports athletes in their adventures discovering new spaces and sensations while offering reliability, comfort and protection.
Investment year
2015
Year of transfer
2018
marque
Sector
Finegil
Description
FINEGIL is one of France’s leading players in the field of security. The Group offers consultancy, studies, installation and maintenance of access control systems.
Investment year
2009
Year of transfer
2018
Website
Finegil
marque
Sector
Emin Leydier
Description
French specialist in the production of paper and corrugated cardboard with three activities: paper, production of corrugated cardboard packaging, and services. The company was acquired by SAICA in February 2018.
Investment year
1999
Year of transfer
2018
marque
Sector
SNOP
Description
SNOP is a leading name in the automotive industry, providing references in the fields of design and manufacture of body in white, interior, and engine compartment parts, design and production of press dies, and design and production of automatic presses.
Investment year
2007
Year of transfer
2016
Website
SNOP
marque
Sector
Oogarden
Description
A leader in the online distribution of garden equipment, OOgarden has been offering its 2 million customers a large collection of exterior furnishings and equipment since 2006, at ultra-competitive prices.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2011
Website
Oogarden
marque
Sector
APC Etanch’
Description
APC Etanch’ is a specialist in roof terraces, cladding and roofing, based in the areas of Annecy, eastern Lyons, and southern Paris.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2015
marque
Sector
Patriarca
Description
Patriarca, a rapidly-growing national player specialising in commercial property (development, construction, maintenance), supports its customers with their national development strategies: construction of new sites, renovation and upgrading of existing properties to building standards, and maintenance.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2016
Website
Patriarca
marque
Sector
Ekkia
Description
Founded in the Alsatian city of Haguenau in 1967, EKKIA is the European leader in the design, production, and distribution of equipment for horses and riders. Today, EKKIA’s product catalogue has over 12,500 references, distributed in 70 countries around the world.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2011
Website
Ekkia
marque
Sector
United Chocolate (Deuschoko)
Description
United Chocolate is a confectionery specialist born from the merger of Argenta and Weibler, two German chocolate manufacturers offering semi-finished and finished products sold in supermarkets, chocolate shops and online.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2018
marque
Sector
LensOnline
Description
Lensonline is the Belgian leader in online sales of contact lenses. The Antwerp-based company employs an innovative, multi-channel sales model through a network of affiliated opticians. Lensonline is present in Belgium, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, and the Netherlands.
Investment strategy
AQS Croissance
Investment year
2016
Website
LensOnline
marque
Sector
GL Events
Description
An integrated group of event professions, GL events is a standard-setting player in all three major event markets: congresses and conventions; cultural, sporting, and political events; trade shows and exhibitions for professionals or the general public. GL events is present on five continents and in more than 20 countries and has 5,000 employees. The Group is listed on the Eurolist Euronext Subfund B (Paris Stock Exchange).
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2002
Website
GL-EVENTS
marque
Sector
Chapoutier
Description
M. Chapoutier is a wine producer and trader based in Tain-l'Hermitage. Founded in 1879, this “maison” grows and produces AOC wines from the Rhône valley and has built its international reputation thanks to its northern Côtes-du-Rhône crus.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2007
marque
Sector
Tribune de Lyon
Description
Tribune de Lyon is Lyon’s largest weekly news magazine. Created in 2005, the independent magazine is published by the independent Rosebud company, principally held by its employees. Tribune de Lyon offers a critical view of current events in Lyon, including economics, politics, sports and social events, as well as a complete guide to the week's outings and trends in Lyon.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2007
marque
Sector
JL Bourg
Description
Founded in 1910, JL Bourg is a professional basketball club based in Bourg-en-Bresse.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2008
Website
JL Bourg
marque
Sector
Oyonnax Rugby
Description
Founded in 1909, Oyonnax Rugby is a professional French rugby union club based in Ain. It was among the Top 14 from 2013 to 2016 and during the 2018 season, after having been the Pro D2 champion in 2013 and 2017.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2018
marque
Sector
Comédie Odéon
Description
The Comédie Odéon Theatre is an iconic venue, part of the Lyon landscape since it was the first permanent cinema in the city before becoming the CNP Odéon, then the Grôlée, a legendary art-house cinema. This venue dedicated to the cinematic arts closed in 2009, then was converted to a theatre in 2012 under the name of Comédie Odéon.
Investment strategy
AQS Empreinte
Investment year
2012
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