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CapzaMCA Ingénierie

I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT SUPPORTS THE MCA GROUP IN THE RESTRUCTURING OF ITS CAPITAL

Founded in France in 1992 by Mr. Pierre Ebenstein, MCA Ingénierie is an international engineering group, working with major clients in many sectors: Engie, Renault, Framatome, Edf, Volvo, ASML, Valeo, Dassault, KMW, Fiat.

Thanks to its excellent operational performance, as well as its ambitious international development strategy, led in particular by its Chief Executive Officer Pierre Humbert, the Group now generates more than 50% of its sales outside France (Germany, Sweden, Netherlands, Benelux, Italy, Spain), and generates revenues of €110 million for more than 1,500 employees.

The Group has strengthened its development over the last few years, illustrating its ability to quickly and efficiently duplicate its organic growth model, while maintaining high levels of profitability and a strong corporate culture.

At the request of the management in place, I-Deal Development acted as advisor to the founder and operational managers in an operation aimed at strengthening their capital and liquidating minority shareholders, including the CAPZA fund (Mr. Bruno Bonnin).

This “Sponsorless” operation involves Crédit du Nord as arranger, along with five other partners (Arkéa, CEIDF, CEHDF, BPGO and Palatine). The company’s excellent financial performance and the innovative structure proposed by the I-Deal Development teams have significantly enhanced the company’s management, particularly the Founder, while enabling the Group to maintain its substantial investment capacity.

Pierre Ebenstein, founder of MCA: “We have known Frédéric for many years. His knowledge of M&A and corporate finance transactions in our sector combined with his undeniable people skills have been a great support in the success of this operation. Ideal’s teams were particularly involved, invested and reactive. They have proven their professionalism and efficiency and we thank them for that. »

Pierre Humbert, General Manager: “The Ideal teams accompanied us in a very efficient and professional way. Their proximity and their precise knowledge of our sector were essential in the success of this operation. On the other hand, their transparency and their help to negotiate the costs with the various participants allowed us to optimize the indirect costs of this transaction. »

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  • FRÉDÉRIC BONAN

    Managing Partner

    Born in Paris in 1963, Frédéric Bonan obtained his engineering degree from the École Nationale Supérieure de Mécanique et d’Aéronautique in 1986. He also graduated from ESSEC’s marketing and management master in 1988, he joined Altran Group where he has developed revenues from 30 to 1.350Million euros. He founded I-Deal Development in 2005, with references […]

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  • THIERRY BLOCH

    Managing Director

    Born in Paris in 1982, Thierry Bloch has graduated from EMLV Business School (2005), as well as from the INSEEC’s financial engineering master (2005). He joined Frédéric Bonan in 2005 when I-Deal Development was launched, after an experience at Bank of Ireland – Coporate Banking (Dublin) and in a digital start up. He worked on […]

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  • NATHANAËL BLANC

    V.P.

    Nathanaël Blanc, obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Economics and Management in 2011 (at Terry Business School (USA/UGC), and at the Institut d’Administration des Entreprises in Lyon). He then became valedictorian in the Corporate Finance Master’s program at the Paris ESLSCA Business School (2012), where he continued his studies to obtain his MBA in Financial Engineering […]

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  • IRVINN AUBERT

    Associate

    Irvinn is a graduate of the Institut des Hautes Etudes Economiques et Commerciales in International Business, and holds a Master’s degree in Corporate Financial Management from SKEMA Business School. With his experience as an analyst in listed securities and investment funds, he joined I-Deal Development in 2018. He has several operations to his credit including […]

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  • Alan Allman AssociatesEuronext

    I-Deal Development supports its historical client in its listing on the Euronext stock exchange

    I-Deal Development, announces the listing of its historical client Alan Allman Associates, on compartment C of Euronext.

    2021
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  • DynafinRefine

    I-Deal Development assists Dynafin in the acquisition of Refine

    In this context of health crisis, I-Deal Development carries out a fully digitalized operation to support Dynafin in its first acquisition in Belgium.

    2021
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  • ACI GroupSigma GestionVissal

    I-Deal Development assists Michel Ulryck, director of Vissal, and the fund Sigma Gestion in the sale of their shares to the ACI group

    Founded in 1974 by its current director, Mr. Michel Ulryck, Vissal offers a diversified range of products and has developed new technologies to meet specific needs and growing demand.

    2021
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  • Conserverie Fine Henri Piquet

    I-Deal Development advises the shareholders of Conserverie Fine Henri Piquet

    The Henri Piquet fine cannery is a craft and family business established in the Bordeaux region since 1933. Specialized in the elaboration of recipes, the production and the sale of jars for 4 generations, the cannery cumulates 86 years of traditional know-how.

    2021
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  • 4M InvestmentMendes Electricité

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT ADVISES 4M ON THE ACQUISITION OF MENDES ELECTRICITY

    A leading player in electrical engineering in housing renovation and new housing.

    2020
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  • Artesa

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT ADVISES AN ARTESA SHAREHOLDER ON THE SALE OF ITS SHARES

    Breton specialist in land decontamination and material valorization.

    2020
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  • Alan Allman AssociatesEC Solutions

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT SUPPORTS ALAN ALLMAN ASSOCIATES IN THE ACQUISITION OF EC SOLUTIONS IN CANADA

    I-Deal Development is once again accompanying its historical client, Alan Allman Associates, in its 4th Canadian acquisition and 27th acquisition since its creation.

    2020
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  • ACI GroupRabourdin

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT SUPPORTS ACI IN ITS ACQUISITION OF THE RABOURDIN GROUP

    Specialist in the manufacture and trade of special screws and bolts.

    2020
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  • Alan Allman AssociatesOpus Finance

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT BRINGS OPUS FINANCE CLOSER TO ALAN ALLMAN ASSOCIATES

    I-Deal Development supports the founder of Opus Finance, specialized in the field of finance and banking risk management.

    2020
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  • AcretioSpace architecture

    I-DEAL DEVELOPMENT ADVISES ACRETIO INVESTMENT IN THE ACQUISITION OF SPACE ARCHITECTURE

    Acretio Investissement, created by Mr. Eric Aubspin in 2009, is an investment and consulting company active in the Energy and Construction markets as well as in New Technologies.

    2020
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