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.

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