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BDGS Associés
51 RUE FRANCOIS 1ER
75008 PARIS
France

Work Department

Corporate, M&A

Position

Partner specialising in public and private mergers and acquisitions and corporate reorganisations, focusing on transactions involving companies in which the French State has an interest, financial services, and transport sectors. Recent work includes advising Aéroports de Paris on the structuring of its share capital and the regulatory consequences thereof in the context of its privatisation; the French State (Agence des Participations de l’Etat and Direction Générale du Trésor) on the reorganisation of the French Public Investment Bank (Banque Publique d’Investissement); Covéa on the sale of its 20% stake in Caser Seguros to Helvetia; SNCF on the rail reform in France; Groupe La Poste and La Banque Postale on its acquisition of a 42% stake in CNP Assurances; La Banque Postale on the acquisition of Société Générale’s 35% stake in La Banque Postale Financement; EDF on its partnership with Caisse des Dépôts et Consignations regarding RTE; and Groupama on the creation of Orange Bank. 

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, 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

BDGS Associés est recommandé pour la gestion d’opérations de dimensions nationale et internationale. Le cabinet intervient dans de nombreux secteurs ; télécoms, aérospatiale, services financiers, assurances. Ses compétences couvrent les opérations sur des entreprises cotées et non cotées. Depuis sa création en 2013, le cabinet a eu pour objectif de munir sa pratique de solides expertises complémentaires ; il est maintenant en mesure d’offrir à ses clients une pleine gamme de prestations couvrant le droit des sociétés, le contentieux, la fiscalité, le droit de la concurrence et la mise en conformité. La pratique est codirigée par Antoine BonnasseYoussef DjehaneJean-Emmanuel Skovron et Marc Loy. Ils sont entourés de Thomas MeliLucile Gaillard et François Baylion qui a récemment été promu associé.

France > Mergers and acquisitions

BDGS Associés has notable strength in domestic and cross-border work. The firm covers a wide array of sectors, including telecoms, aerospace, financial services and insurance, and impresses with its experience in both private and public M&A. Since its foundation in 2013, the firm has consistently expanded its portfolio of expertise and is able to offer clients a one-stop shop for their corporate, litigation, tax, competition and regulatory needs. Antoine Bonnasse, Youssef Djehane, Jean-Emmanuel Skovron and Marc Loy head the practice. Other names to note are Thomas MeliLucile Gaillard and recently promoted partner François Baylion.