Fundraising of €27m for BSN from Tikehau IM

Food & Agro
Deal type
Growth / Equity capital
October 2016
Countries involved


BSN is the subsidiary of Avril Group dedicated to the formulation and production of animal nutritional specialties and livestock biosecurity solutions


Capitalmind advised Avril Group on raising growth capital from Tikehau IM to finance its Biosecurity & Nutritional Specialties (‘BSN’) division


Lead team

  • Michel Degryck

    Michel Degryck

    Managing Partner France
  • Nicolas Balon

    Nicolas Balon

    Partner France
  • Guillaume ten Have

    Guillaume ten Have

    Partner France
  • Christopher Martin

    Christopher Martin

    Vice President France

What we did

Actively supported Avril Group and BSN all along the fundraising process: assist in structuring the activity as a separate company and in presenting BSN strategy and the business plan hand in hand with the management, draft the marketing documentation, provide valuation guidance, management and negotiate with potential investors, negotiate the legal documentation.