ABOUT US

Priscus Finance was launched by Philippe André in 2004, to focus on merger and acquisition advisory initially dedicated to the financial sector.

Priscus Finance business in France is currently  developed by a team of seven partners, all of them with extensive leadership experience within large French or international financial institutions.

Priscus Finance has maintained its focus on merger and acquisition advisory for the financial sector : banks, insurance companies, brokers, FinTech, Asset managers, investment funds, etc.

In addition, Priscus Finance has expanded its merger and acquisition advisory to adjacent sectors, in particular real-estate, food, health and tourism

Following its development in France, Priscus has taken ground in Spain and Bulgaria to expand its merger and acquisition advisory business on those markets as well as serve its French clients. Priscus Finance has also developed, from its Paris base, an advisory business in the high-growth markets of Africa, Morocco in particular and Asia

Furthermore, Priscus Finance can leverage two companies with complementary businesses: Priscus Participations, with a focus on investment advisory and the Group holding, and Priscus Développement, specializing in corporate support for business development

Our Activities

  • Sell-side M&A advisory , in order to facilitate the sale of all or part of the capital of a company to business or financial acquirors ;
  • Buy-side M&A advisory , in order to assist business companies or investment funds in acquiring a company or a share of it ;
  • Capital raising advisory to facilitate the entry of new business or financial shareholders ;
  • Balance sheet restructuring advisory to companies in turnaround situations or looking for partners to fund their growth ;
  • Business executives counselling to support them take over their own company (MBO) ;
  • Business executives counselling to support them take over a third party company (MBI) ;
  • Advisory to the family owner of a company , in order to secure the transmission to the next generation or to its employees/executives .