• General Industrials

    Over the years, we have built real industry knowledge and expertise in specific industrial subsectors such as Building Materials, Packaging, Automotive and Chemicals.

     

    Value creation stories revolve around a number of themes: investing in niche markets under-exploited by competitors, pursuing a consolidation strategy, and re-energising non-core assets acquired from large industrial companies.

  • Meet the team

    Laurent Rivoire

    Mathieu Paillat

    Albin Louit

  • Albéa

    Albéa is a global leader in BPC packaging, providing tubes, dispensing systems, rigid packaging and solutions for the colour cosmetics, fragrance, skin care, hair care and oral care markets across the world.

    General Industrials
  • Innovista Sensors

    InnoVista (formerly CST) is a global leader in the manufacture of sensors, controls and motion products for the industrial, aerospace and transportation markets.

    General Industrials
    • Investment date September 2014
    • Fund PAI Europe VI
    • Value at acquisition USD 900m
    • Headquarters United States
    • www.innovistasensors.com
  • ADB Safegate

    ADB Safegate is the world leader in airfield ground lighting and docking guidance systems with installed products in over 2,000 airports in 175+ countries

    General Industrials
    • Exit date October 2017
    • Investment date May 2013
    • Fund PAI Europe V
    • Value at acquisition €208m
    • Value at exit €910m
    • Headquarters Belgium
    • www.adbsafegate.com
  • Xella

    Xella is a world leader in wall-building materials and a leading European producer of lime and premium dry lining.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date December 2016
    • Investment date August 2008
    • Fund PAI Europe V
    • Value at acquisition €1,628m
    • Headquarters Germany
    • www.xella.com
  • Monier

    Monier is the world's number one supplier of pitched roofing products.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date July 2009
    • Investment date February 2007
    • Fund PAI Europe IV
    • Value at acquisition €2,270m
    • Value at exit -
    • Headquarters France
    • www.monier.com
  • Perstorp

    Headquartered in Sweden, Perstorp is a world leader in the production of specialty chemical additives notably for the coatings and resin industries.

    General Industrials
    • Investment date December 2005
    • Fund PAI Europe IV
    • Value at acquisition SEK 9,185m
    • Headquarters Sweden
    • www.perstorp.com
  • Global Closure Systems

    Headquartered in St Cloud, Global Closure Systems is one of the largest worldwide designers and manufacturers of plastic closures for fast moving consumer goods.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date March 2016
    • Investment date October 2005
    • Fund PAI Europe IV
    • Value at acquisition €583m
    • Value at exit €713m
    • Headquarters France
    • www.gsc.com
  • FTE Automotive

    FTE Automotive is the world leader in hydraulic clutch actuation systems for light vehicles.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date July 2013
    • Investment date May 2005
    • Fund PAI Europe III
    • Value at acquisition €368m
    • Value at exit €387m
    • Headquarters Germany
    • www.fte.de
  • Mivisa

    Mivisa is the #1 metal packaging manufacturer for food in Spain and the #3 in Europe.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date March 2005
    • Investment date December 2001
    • Fund PAI Europe III
    • Value at acquisition €279m
    • Value at exit €527m
    • Headquarters Spain
    • www.mivisa.com
  • Antargaz

    Antargaz is the #2 distributor of liquefied petroleum gas "LPG" in cylinders and bulk in France.

    General Industrials
    • Exit date March 2004
    • Investment date April 2002
    • Fund PAI Europe III
    • Value at acquisition €519m
    • Value at exit €655m
    • Headquarters France
    • www.antargaz.com
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