Mezzanine investment

Our expertise

The mezzanine partner of French SMEs managers

The mezzanine partner of French SMEs managers

ActoMezz is the mezzanine investment team of Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners. With over €400m under management and 30transactions, ActoMezz is one the most experienced mezzanine teams in France.

Our approach

Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners is positioned as an arranger of mezzanine and minority equity investments, within a triple focus:

  • Sponsorless transactions: ActoMezz partners with French SME management teams looking to take control of their company through a secondary transaction.
  • Growth Financing transactions: ActoMezz offers low dilutive solutions to finance management growth projects.
  • Sponsor transactions: ActoMezz invests alongside management teams to finance growth transactions, particularly build-up strategies.

The ActoMezz team invests between €5m and €45m in French SMEs (EV in the €20m – €150m range) that are leaders on their niche market with a strong track record.

The team has an innovative approach for a mezzanine fund, putting ESG at the core of its investment and monitoring process.

What defines us

Three mezzanine investment strategies

  • Sponsorless

    For French SME management teams looking to take control of their company through a secondary transaction, our  solutions offer several key benefits for management teams:

    • Better control of their business plan and liquidity
    • The greatest access to value creation
    • Fast decision-making and execution process
  • Growth Financing

    We contribute to growth financing by offering low dilutive financial solutions.

  • Sponsor

    Our team provides mezzanine financing to French SMEs whose management teams are looking to maximize their equity shareholding, alongside private equity funds.

Our team

A seasoned management team

STÉPHANE BERGEZ STÉPHANE BERGEZ
Partner, Head of ActoMezz
LAURENT FICHTER LAURENT FICHTER
Partner,
ActoMezz
JEAN-BAPTISTE BESSIÈRES JEAN-BAPTISTE BESSIÈRES
Investment Director, 
ActoMezz
EMMANUELLE PAYET EMMANUELLE PAYET
Assistant,
ActoMezz
ARNAUD FAURE ARNAUD FAURE
Partner,
ActoMezz
XAVIER BUISSON XAVIER BUISSON
Director,
ActoMezz
CHRISTINE MARTINOVIC CHRISTINE MARTINOVIC
Investment Director,
ActoMezz

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Emmanuelle Payet
Edmond de Rothschild Investment Partners
47 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré
75008 Paris
France


+ 33 1 40 17 33 15