With vast experience in a wide range of transactions, Gildas specialises in mergers and acquisitions as well as private equity in France and Africa.
Gildas is a Partner in our International Corporate Group. He is based in Paris where he acts as co-head of the Corporate Group in France.
He advises both public and private French and foreign groups, from the industrial or services sectors, on their M&A operations – including sales, acquisitions, Joint Ventures, majority or minority investments, and reorganisations.
Gildas heads our African Group in Paris. This dedicated team advises on the risks and opportunities related to M&A projects in Africa. The Group represents corporations, private equity investors, governments and State-owned entities.
Before joining us in April 2009, Gildas worked at Allen & Overy for more than eight years, having previously worked with Jeantet & Associés and Salans. Whilst at Allen & Overy, Gildas developed specific expertise relating to “own account” M&A transactions and reorganisations for credit institutions and insurance companies.
He is fluent in French and English.