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.