Alantra advises the shareholders of Synchrone on the sale of a majority stake to Naxicap


ServiceM&A; Debt Advisory

Dec 2023
Sell-side advisory & debt financing

France – Alantra has advised the shareholders of Synchrone, a leading French IT Services multi-specialist offering a comprehensive range of services for its clients’ digital transformation, on the sale of a majority stake to Naxicap, a Private Equity firm that operates across sectors and specializes in leveraged buyouts and growth capital.

Founded in 2001 by Laurent Leconte and Pierre Lacaze, Synchrone addresses all stages of the value-chain  (design/build/run) and is structured around 4 areas of expertise:

  1. Finance Consulting: functional specifications for IT projects and business consulting
  2. Digital & Innovation: infrastructure and applications
  3. Data & AI: data collection, design, organization, etc.
  4. Cybersecurity: audit and infrastructure securitization

Historically servicing the Banking & Insurance market with strong referencing contracts, Synchrone has capitalized on a recognized know-how and an agile model to address a large base of blue-chip clients in key sectors (TMT, Transport & Services, Retail, Luxury, Distribution, etc.).

Naxicap is a French Private Equity firm that operates across all sectors, specializing in leveraged buyouts and growth capital. For more than 30 years, Naxicap has invested in ambitious companies in France, Benelux, and Spain, through acquiring controlling majority stakes.

Fabrice Scheer, Managing Partner at Alantra France, said: “We are pleased to have advised the shareholders of Synchrone in this transaction. The firm has found the best partner to accelerate the development of its business activities.”

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