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BDGS Associés
75008 PARIS

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Law


Partner specialising in public and private mergers and acquisitions focusing on transactions involving listed companies (takeovers, public offers) and cross-border transactions.

Recent work includes advising: Engie on the sale of Equans to Bouygues, on the sale of its 29.9% stake in Suez to Veolia and on the sale of its 60.48% stake in Engie EPS to Taiwan Cement Corporation and the subsequent mandatory public offer; Media Participations on its acquisition of La Martinière Groupe; Total on its acquisition of a minority stake in Eren RE; EDF on its partnership with Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations regarding RTE; and Compagnie Financière Martin Maurel on its merger with Rothschild & Co.


Before joining BDGS Associés in 2014, Marc Loy was a partner at Linklaters since 1998. He started his career at Gide Loyrette Nouel in 1987.


French and English


Paris Bar (1985)
Postgraduate diploma in Private Law from University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas (1984) and in International Private Law from University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (1985)
LL.B. from King’s College London (1983)

Lawyer Rankings

France > Mergers and acquisitions

(Hall of Fame)

Marc LoyBDGS Associés

Founded in 2013, BDGS Associés recently bolstered its capacity for a full-service on M&A transactions through the creation of dedicated restructuring and financing departments. Antoine Bonnasse thrives in listed and non-listed company M&A while Youssef Djehane ’s core fields of focus include takeovers, corporate governance affairs and shareholder disputes. The pair co-founded the firm alongside state investment and public sector transaction expert Jean-Emmanuel Skovron, and the team also includes Marc Loy and Thomas Meli, both particularly active on the cross-border front.

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

(Hall of Fame)

Marc LoyBDGS Associés

Créé en 2013, BDGS Associés a récemment complété son expertise de fusions-acquisitions en se dotant de compétences complémentaires en matière de restructuration et de financement.  Antoine Bonnasse  intervient dans des deals cotés et non cotés.  Youssef Djehane  s’illustre dans des opérations de rachats et traite des sujets de gouvernance et des conflits d’actionnaires. Le duo est à l’origine de la fondation du cabinet aux côtés de  Jean-Emmanuel Skovron, qui est un expert des investissements publics et des opérations touchant au secteur public. L’équipe comprend également Marc Loy et Thomas Meli, tous deux particulièrement actifs sur le segment international.