Sycomore Corporate Finance was founded in 2012 as a new independent
investment bank on a common vision that the current economic and regulatory
environment offers a strong growth potential to an independent player,
which will be better suited to serve its clients’ interests, respect confidentiality
and ensure continuity of the team.
Its three founding partners, Olivier Barret, Pierre-Arnaud de Lacharrière and
François Vigne, bring a complementary experience of more than twenty-five
years each in investment banking.
Together with a dedicated team of twenty-five professionals with proven experience
at first-class investment bank, Sycomore Corporate Finance provides
its clients (entrepreneurs, family-owned companies, corporate groups and
private-equity funds) with a premium advisory expertise across industry
sectors and geographies. Sycomore Corporate Finance is independant and fully owned by its founders and employees.
Since its inception, Sycomore Corporate Finance has completed over
64 transactions in various industries for a cumulated value of c. 58bn, of
which recently Kersia, Vermeg, Santiane, SAMSE, Armacell, Gerflor and Webhelp.
Sycomore Corporate Finance’s distinctive advantages include full client
commitment, absolute independence and entrepreneurial spirit.