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BDGS Associés
51 RUE FRANCOIS 1ER
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Law

Position

Partner specialising in mergers and acquisitions focusing on transactions in which the French State has an interest and in the financial and transport sectors.

Recent work includes advising: Groupe La Poste and La Banque Postale on the creation of a major public financial pole via the acquisition by La Banque Postale of Groupe BPCE’s stake in CNP Assurances and the subsequent public offer for CNP Assurances and on La Banque Postale’s sale of 40% of AEW and 45% of Ostrum Asset Management to Natixis Investment Managers; Paprec on its acquisition of Dalkia Wastenergy from Dalkia; Covéa on the sale of its 20% stake in Caser Seguros to Helvetia; and EDF on its partnership with Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations regarding RTE.

Career

Before founding BDGS Associés in 2013, Jean-Emmanuel Skovron was a partner at Gide Loyrette Nouel since 2002 where he started his career in 1993.

Languages

French, Spanish, and English

Education

Paris Bar (1995)
Institut d’études politiques, Paris (1991)
Master’s degree in History (1993) and in Private Law from the University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (1994)

Lawyer Rankings

Paris > Fusions-acquisitions

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.

France > Mergers and acquisitions

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.