Our group is also focused on developing advanced sector-specific skills which contribute to the quality of the work done and help establish our reputation.

FOOD INDUSTRY / CONSUMABLES

  • Restructuring assistance for a nutrition business
  • Buy-side due diligence on a business manufacturing private label snacks and ready meals (France & International)
  • Working capital optimization for an agricultural co-operative
  • Vendor due diligence in respect of the disposal of a Europe-wide group specializing in salmon & foie gras

DISTRIBUTION

  • Due diligence for a distributor of home furnishings and infant clothing
  • Bolt-on buy-side due diligence for a specialized automobile component distributor
  • Purchase price allocation for a toys business
  • Financial restructuring assistance for an outdoor/garden group
  • Vendor due diligence for a cosmetics distribution business

REAL ESTATE & HOTELS

  • Buy-side due diligence and negotiation assistance prior to the acquisition of an off-plan office development
  • Financial modelling and re-financing assistance for a hotel development
  • Asset valuation and re-financing analysis for a network of supermarkets & hypermarkets

INDUSTRY

  • Restructuring advisory for a chemicals business
  • Due diligence for a foreign-held industrial piping business
  • Carve-out due diligence for a US-based industrial equipment group
  • Implementation of a standalone treasury function for a carved-out entity from a listed business
  • Working capital optimization for foreign subsidiaries of a listed mining group
  • Expert witness and advice for a toy manufacturer

INFRASTRUCTURE / UTILITIES / ENERGY

Greenfield:

  • Financial advisory in respect of an African gas/gas-steam combination turbine asset
  • Financial advisory for the public sector in respect of a French public-private asset
  • Operational model review (various)

Brownfield:

  • Due diligence for various sectors (public transport; gas transportation; car parks)

LEISURE

  • Due diligence for an international, quoted group for a Chinese investor
  • Commercial network evaluation for a travel agency group
  • Advisory in respect of business plan modelling for a travel agency group
  • Reorganisation of back office function for a tour operator
  • Vendor due diligence (various)

MEDIA / TELECOM / IT

  • Due diligence for a quoted software firm
  • Strategic advisory and business plan modelling for a television group
  • Review of asset valuation and purchase price allocation (press; software)
  • Due diligence on a foreign film production & telecom group
  • Refinancing advisory for an audiovisual production company
  • Negotiation assistance regarding assessment of damages
  • Vendor due diligence for a quoted software company

BtoB SERVICES

  • Due diligence in Italy and Slovakia for a quoted restaurant group
  • Purchase price allocation for a franchise business
  • Due diligence for a private equity portfolio business monitoring company
  • Due diligence for an engineering firm (France & international)

TRANSPORT / AERONAUTICAL

  • Costing of a hardship clause and contractual impact
  • Due diligence on a Belgium-headquartered airport equipment group
  • Financial analysis for an aeronautical group
  • Restructuring advisory and execution for a courier company
  • Purchase price allocation assistance (various)
  • Due diligence for a US electronic distribution business