LBO France’s Acquisition of a Majority Stake in ID Market and Sourcidys

Mayer Brown advised LBO France, while CMS Francis Lefebvre advised shareholder and managers of Sourcidys and ID Market.

LBO France executed its acquisition of a majority stake in the French companies ID Market and Sourcidys, alongside their long-standing shareholder/managers.

ID Market and Sourcidys are leading BtoB and BtoC distributors of home & garden products in France.

As a key player in private equity with €6bn of commitments, LBO France is an independent company that has been supporting French and Italian companies in their growth for more than 30 years.

The Mayer Brown team that advised LBO France included Emily Pennec (Picture; Partner), Renan Lombard-Platet (associate) and Adriane Budillon Rabatel (jurist) on corporate/M&A aspects, Olivier Parawan (Partner), Pauline Barbier (associate) and Simon-Pierre Ben Soussan (jurist) on tax aspects, Patrick Teboul (Partner), Constance Bouchet (associate) on financing aspects, Jean-Maxime Blutel (counsel), Orianne Scalbert (associate) on antitrust & competition aspects, Julien Haure (Partner), Marine Hamon (associate) on employment aspects.

The CMS Francis Lefebvre team included Jean-Robert Bousquet, Geoffroy Loncle de Forville, Victor Grillo, François Bossé-Cohic, Pierre Dedieu, Chloé Delion, Inès Mzali, Claire Vannini, Guillaume Melot, Caroline Froger-Michon, and Aurélie Parchet.

Involved fees earner: François Bossé-Cohic – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Jean-Robert Bousquet – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Pierre Dedieu – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Chloé Delion – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Caroline Froger-Michon – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Victor Grillo – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Geoffroy Loncle de Foreville – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Guillaume Melot – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Inès Mzali – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Aurélie Parchet – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Claire Vannini – CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Pauline Barbier – Mayer Brown; Jean-Maxime Blutel – Mayer Brown; Constance Bouchet – Mayer Brown; Renan Lombard-Platet – Mayer Brown; Olivier Parawan – Mayer Brown; Emily Pennec – Mayer Brown; Orianne Scalbert – Mayer Brown; Patrick Teboul – Mayer Brown;

Law Firms: CMS Francis Lefebvre Avocats; Mayer Brown;

Clients: Antunes Emmanuel; Besnier Guillaume ; Lbo France; Roor Olivier;

Naoual Sadouqi

Author: Naoual Sadouqi