Apax Partners acquires BTP Consultants

Sector(s)
Business Services
Deal type
Buy a business
Date
March 2021
Countries involved
France

Client

Apax Partners is one of the leaders in private equity in Europe

Deal

Capitalmind has advised Apax Partners on BTP Consultants Management Buy-out

Lead team

  • Michel Degryck

    Michel Degryck

    Managing Partner France
  • Christopher Martin

    Christopher Martin

    Vice President France

About the deal

Created in 1996, BTP Consultants is a French TIC company specialized in mandatory technical control of new building construction, real estate diagnosis and H&S compliance. Strong of 500 employees and €60m revenues, BTP Consultants is the market leader in the Paris region.

With the support of Apax Partners and Bpifrance, BTP Consultants aims at developing through organic growth and deploying a buy & build strategy. The company intends to support its development in the regions and will focus on high-growth markets such as BIM (Building Information Modeling), industrialization of construction, energy renovation, real estate diagnosis and complementary digital activities.

Apax Partners, one of the leaders in private equity in Europe, currently supports 22 companies and has 4 billion in assets under management. Its recognized know-how of excellence will be used to the benefit of BTP Consultant’s expansion.

What we did

Capitalmind has advised Apax Partners on its equity investment into BTP Consultants, providing sector input, valuation guidance, build-up opportunities, advice on deal tactics and execution support.

This deal marks Capitalmind’s 35th transaction in the Testing, Inspection & Certification industry illustrating our strong sector expertise as well as our know how in advising MBO deals.