We are pleased to announce the sale of the remaining shares (39.2%) of Groupe Hélice, owned by the Coltin Family (historical shareholders), to Umanis a listed company in Euronext (FR0010949388). Groupe Hélice, is specialized computer engineering and services. It has achieved for 2013, a €37.5m revenue, with 500 employees.
I-Deal Development supported the Coltin Family, in the sale process to Umanis, a listed company (FR0010949388), a technological solutions provider since the early 90’s, which reaches the €100m milestone revenue. Miss Julie Coltin, former CEO of Groupe Hélice has been convinced by I-Deal Development’s approach, and particularly in Frédéric Bonan (CEO I-Deal Development
Frédéric BONAN combines a 30 year experience in the consultancy and services business. He has been able to offer an objective and effective vision of the transaction to process within a short time, demonstrating his comprehension of complex environments.
Frédéric Bonan’s team was successful in identifying the acquirer, convincing its shareholders of the economical and strategic value of Groupe Hélice, and the key factor was to ensure that the buyer would by Umanis sustain the family business, particularly regarding the employees and its brand.