“FCDE, with its institutional base, is the ideal partner for this new phase of our history as we move forward as an independent, autonomous group focused on an ambitious growth.”
“Thanks to the acquisition of Christian Bernard, we will be able to mutualize the skills of the two companies and create synergies favouring growth.”
“We are delighted to be backed by the FCDE team in our spin-off, since they are used to this kind of complex transaction.”
“FCDE has enabled us to construct a basis and a strong track record to support the steady continuous growth of our business.”
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It is also the technical expert for the French authorities in European and international bodies for the development of automotive regulations.
The group employs nearly 500 people and is present in France, China, Japan and the UK.
With more than 1000 engineers and technicians, the group is established on 12 sites in France and Germany and has a turnover of €100 million.
January 24, 2023
Anne-Laure Dupont appointed Partner
January 12, 2023
Promotions within FCDE Investment Team: Jules Bosser appointed Principal, Thibaut David and Clémence Dhombres promoted as Investment Directors.
October 05, 2022
Bertin Technologies announces the acquisition of Environics Oy, a leading global supplier of CBRN detection devices.
July 28, 2022
FCDE sells its stake in SERMA Group as part of a new LBO operation led by Ardian
July 18, 2022
Didactic acquires Hygie, a Canadian specialist of the hygiene market.
May 18, 2022
Gestal expands in Aquitaine through the acquisition of RCT Industrie.
March 17, 2022
Le FCDE signe un accord d’exclusivité avec Cobham en vue de l’acquisition de Cobham Microwave.
January 05, 2022
Gestal strengthens its position in Occitanie through the acquisition of TIS.
December 01, 2021
FCDE acquires Bertin Technologies alongside its management team.