Expert views on non-strategic assets divestments
The Observatoire du carve-out is a media
dedicated to carve-out operations
It aims to bring insights on underperforming or complex operations
Founded by l’Association des Investisseurs de Retournement (the French Turnaround Investors Association), it's animated by
senior professionals (executives, lawyers, advisors…) who share their expertise.
What are we talking about ?
Facing a non-profitable or non-strategic activity an industrial has two main solutions: implementing a restructuring plan, often tough, with all the unfavourable consequences it may generate on other activities, or thinking about selling it.
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This section includes a selection of carve-out operations in France and Europe (turnover of the target > €50m).
These operations are often undertaken as part of a divestment plan, following a strategic review.
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Conférence du 10 mars 2020 à l’Hôtel des Arts et Métiers
Conférence du 23 janvier 2019 à l’Automobile Club de France
L'observatoire du carve-out is an initiative created by the Association des Investisseurs du Retournement (the French Turnaround Investors Association),
together with Option Finance, a leading financial media
Founded in 2015, the AIR association gathers the main French turnaround investors.
Its main goal is to develop the best takeover conditions for companies going through difficulties in France. Regardless of whether the takeover solutions are undertaken before or after the bankrupcy stage, eveyrthing must be carried out to maintain employment and industrial tools in France.
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