Sale of Keley Consulting group to Apside

Business Services / TMT
Deal type
Sell your business
September 2019
Countries involved


Keley Consulting is a French digital strategy consulting group founded in 2006


Capitalmind has advised the shareholders of Keley Consulting in the sale of the company to Apside


Lead team

  • Jean-Arthur Dattée

    Jean-Arthur Dattée

    Partner France

About the deal

Keley Consulting is a digital native company founded by Pierre Guimard (formerly of BCG, Accenture and Its services enable its clients to define their digital strategy, to exploit data and to implement their digital projects (development of web, mobile, social media applications, etc). With some hundred consultants and engineers specialising in digital, Keley has enjoyed strong growth, with revenue now approaching €10m.

The merger enables Apside to enhance its digital offering by offering its clients a comprehensive range of support services, covering definition, production and implementation of the digital strategy.

What we did

Capitalmind assisted Keley Consulting group all along the sell-side process: selection of relevant acquirers, management of a competitive process, monitoring the preparation phase (financial datapack, drafting of the marketing documentation, etc.), valuation guidance, execution support (coordination of the parties, dataroom management, Due Diligences, etc.) and assistance in negotiating the deal and the legal documentation.