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Confie provides insurance brokerage services in the United States. The company is engaged in the distribution of insurance products. It is focused on personal lines and small commercial insurance. The company was founded in 2008 and is based in Huntington Beach, California. In April 2021, Confie merged with Alliant. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

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7711 Center Avenue, Suite 200

Huntington Beach, California, 92647,

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714-252-2500

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Translink Acted As The Exclusive Advisor To Untie Nots On The Sale* To Eagle Eye Solutions Group

Nov 24, 2022

Translink Acted As The Exclusive Advisor To Untie Nots On The Sale* To Eagle Eye Solutions Group Eagle Eye Solutions Group plc (AIM: EYE), is a leading SaaS technology company that develops digital connections enabling personalised, real-time marketing through coupons, loyalty, apps, subscriptions, and gift services. Eagle Eye Solutions group conditionally agreed to acquire the entire share capital of Untie Nots and its subsidiaries, a leading business based in France providing large retailers with AI powered promotion and gamification SaaS software solutions. Untie Nots’ end-to-end analytics, transactional and user experience offering will provide Eagle Eye with additional product and technology capabilities and an enlarged talent base, including the Untie Nots co-founders and its current 30 tech-oriented employees. Their strong reach in France and growing footprint in Europe and the US will expand Eagle Eye’s geographic reach and bring additional blue-chip customers into the Group, offering global cross-selling opportunities across complementary customer bases. Untie Nots has a successful track record of customer acquisition and revenue growth and is expected to achieve approximately 50% revenue CAGR over the three years ending 31 December 2022, driven by its proven capability to deliver higher incremental spend by customers for retailers. The Acquisition is conditional, inter alia, upon admission of the placing shares to trading on AIM (“Admission”) and regulatory approval by the French Ministry of Economy pursuant to the foreign direct investment requirements of the French Monetary and Financial Code. “The acquisition of Untie Nots will provide us with accelerated entry into the French digital promotions market, bring some of Europe’s largest grocers into the Group and add to our growing roster of US clients, providing a wealth of cross-sale opportunities. At a time when retailers are accelerating their digital promotions activities to retain and grow their customer bases, we believe Untie Nots’ gamification technology will resonate across our customer base and pipeline. Untie Nots’ customer list and strong financial metrics speak to the quality of the business, offering and people behind it, and we are confident that together we will be able to unlock a considerable additional growth opportunity,” said Tim Mason, CEO of Eagle Eye Solutions. “By joining forces with the Eagle Eye family, we will be capable of bringing a compelling cloud-based SaaS software suite to the retail industry loyalty and promotion space. From one-to-one targeting to real time transactions and gamified customer experience, we will provide the retail industry with the end-to-end solution suite to take their promotion and loyalty to the next stage. We are very excited about joining Eagle Eye since it will allow us to cover the retail market from Asia Pacific across Europe, the UK to North America,” said Zyed Jamoussi and Cédric Chéreau, founders of Untie Nots. “We are delighted to have assisted the founders of Untie Nots in this transaction that will accelerate the ongoing international development of the group. In a context of strong innovation applied to customers’ behaviors understanding, the success of the deal also illustrates the existing strong appetite for leading and differentiating RetailTech entities,” concluded Tanguy du Chesnay, partner of Translink CF France. *Sale subject to regulatory approval Contact our Team Members advising in this transaction: InnovaFonds Founded in 2011, InnovaFonds is an independent private equity firm that invests through growth-capital or buy-out transactions with an entrepreneurial approach. BNP Paribas Développement BNP Paribas Développement is an independent subsidiary of the international banking group BNP Paribas and has been investing its own funds directly for more than 30 years to support the development of SMEs and ETIs. Information on the seller As a premium moving specialist, DMAX offers businesses a full range of services. DMAX Group manages thousands of operations of all sizes every year, from moving housing to transferring head offices and industrial sites, treating the simplest and most sensitive projects with the same care. Rationale for the transaction InnovaFonds, supported by BNP Paribas Développement, acquired a minority stake in the DMAX Group to accelerate its development through external growth in France and in Europe. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive advisor to DMAX on the minority stake sale to InnovaFonds and BNP Paribas Développement. Operation Information on the buyer Downing LLP is a sustainable investment manager established in London in 1986. A certified B Corporation with £1.7 billion assets under management, they focus on creating a sustainable future by investing in renewable energy, care homes, infrastructure, property and healthcare. Information on the seller The Pub People Company are one of the top 50 pub operators in the UK. They own an established estate of high-quality food and drink pubs in and around Nottingham, Derby, Chesterfield, Sheffield, and Lincoln. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Downing LLP on the acquisition of Pub People Group. Operation Information on the seller Delivering world-class medical and surgical eye care since 1994, Eye Care of San Diego’s physicians and staff provide laser eye surgery, glaucoma medications and treatment, cornea and cataract surgery, and the full range of optical services. Rationale for the transaction The addition of Eye Care of San Diego greatly expands Unifeye Vision Partners presence in Southern California and further demonstrates our commitment to our West Coast patients and referring physicians. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Unifeye Vision Partners, a portfolio company of Waud Capital Partners on its partnership with Eye Care of San Diego. Operation Information on the buyer Established in 2008, Confie is the nation’s leading personal lines insurance distribution company. Today, Confie meets customers wherever they are – with more than 800+ retail locations in 23 states, the Bluefire general agency, and a telephone and online shared service center servicing all 50 states. Confie is a portfolio company of Alliant. Information on the seller Serving Douglas County for the past 90 years, CoWest Insurance Group, Inc. has evolved from a single agency into a thriving agency network with 30 independent insurance agencies serving the entire state of Colorado. Rationale for the transaction The partnership is an alignment of a shared commitment between Confie and CoWest Insurance Group who will continue to provide their customers with the very best insurance solutions and opportunities to lead in their industry. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Confie on the acquisition of CoWest Insurance Group Inc. Operation ARCXIS Headquartered in Houston, TX, ARCXIS (formerly known as DPIS Builder Services), is the leading, national provider of outsourced engineering, inspection, energy efficiency, and quality assurance services to single-family and multi-family homebuilders, and energy inspections and permitting services to existing homes. Saw Mill Capital Partners Based in Briarcliff Manor, NY, Saw Mill Capital Partners is a private equity firm that acquires facility and industrial service, specialty distribution and manufacturing businesses with enterprise values of $25 million to $200 million. Information on the seller Jacksonville Building Science LLC is a provider of design, inspection, and testing services to residential homebuilders in Florida. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition expands ARCXIS’ footprint and further establishes ARCXIS as the national partner to residential homebuilders across the US. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor to ARCXIS, a portfolio company of Saw Mill Capital Partners, on the acquisition of Jacksonville Building Science LLC. Operation Information on the buyer PeopleShare, a portfolio company of Trivest, is headquartered in Collegeville, PA, and is one of the largest staffing firms in the Mid-Atlantic and Midwest regions. Since 2005, PeopleShare has grown from two employees to 40 branches. PeopleShare connects their clients with top talent who hit the ground running from day one. They specialise in mobilising talent in the temporary, temporary-to-hire, and direct-hire staffing roles in the clerical and light industrial sectors. Information on the seller The seasoned industry experts at DecisionPathHR® deliver what technology alone cannot – customised recruitment solutions based on face-to-face contacts, in-depth interviews, site visits and the relationships they build with their clients. Their advanced screening and on-boarding processes can make the difference between a great fit and an adequate one – between retention and rapid turnover. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition joins two companies together to provide a unique blend of staffing services to North Carolina and South Carolina. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to PeopleShare, a portfolio company of Trivest on the acquisition of DecisionPathHR®. Operation Information on the buyer Klett Group is one of Europe’s leading educational companies. A 125-year-old German family business, Klett employs 9,441 people globally, operates in 19 countries and owns kindergartens, schools, as well as more than 40 publishing companies. Information on the seller Studeo is a Finnish growth company focused on digital learning materials and interactive learning platforms. Studeo has created its success by developing a unique service that combines high-quality digital learning materials, pedagogical design, and technology the company has developed. Rationale for the transaction Studeo will receive access to additional resources for the publishing of educational materials and development of the company. Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer Seven Isles Capital is a privately held holding and management company for the operating assets of the DeAngelo Family. They provide flexible, long-term capital, and truly partner with the businesses and people they invest in. Information on the seller Partner Rentals was founded in 2016 to meet the needs of homeowners and businesses that were tired of the usual business of the big box rental companies: high prices, red tape, and under delivered promises. At Partner Rentals, decisions are made locally, they purchase the equipment required for local jobs, and they genuinely want to see the local area prosper because they are part of it. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Seven Isles Capital on the acquisition of Partner Rentals. Operation Information on the buyer American Trailer Rental Group, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, is a leading provider of short-term trailer rentals for storage, cartage and over the road applications. Information on the seller Hasiuk Trailer Rentals are a family owned and operated company located in Colborne with yards in Oshawa and Prescott. They specialise in the rental of highway & storage trailers, on-site storage containers and office trailers. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to American Trailer Rental Group, a portfolio company of Wind Point Partners, on the acquisition of Hasiuk Trailer Rentals. Operation Information on the buyer Headquartered in Milan, and with more than 6,000 employees, Gi Group is active in more than 100 countries, due to its direct presence and strategic partnerships. Through its key brands, the company provides a suite of recruitment and HR solutions to more than 20,000 companies worldwide, generating revenues of €3.2bn (£2.79bn). Information on the seller Encore Personnel is a multi-award-winning recruitment agency recognised for its outstanding customer service and ambitious growth. Established in 2001, and employing more than 200 staff, the business has grown to become a £94m turnover agency, providing temporary and permanent jobs to the industrial, driving, energy, engineering, manufacturing, managed services, and professional services sectors. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition of Encore Personnel will allow Gi Group to consolidate its position in the UK’s driving, industrial and manufacturing sectors. Transaction information Operation Tecum Capital Partners Based in Pittsburgh, PA, Tecum Capital Partners is a multi-strategy investment firm focused on investing in lower middle market companies across the U.S. Valley Ridge Investment Partners Valley Ridge Investment Partners is an independent sponsor that unites good companies with respectful capital and helps them transition, grow and prosper. Centerfield Capital Partners Centerfield is a leading provider of junior capital to lower middle market companies. We work closely with financial sponsors (funded and independent), management teams, and business owners who seek subordinated debt and equity financing to build companies and create value. Petra Capital Partners Petra Capital Partners, based in Nashville, TN, has been a pioneer of the growth capital model, having invested more than $700 million in more than 100 high-growth private companies since they were established in 1996. Information on the seller Founded in 1983 and headquartered in Derry, PA, Keystone is a fabricator of various foam products and applications that serve the medical, packaging, furniture, and other industries. Keystone specializes in customized foam solutions using conventional polyurethane, polyethylene, viscoelastic foams, latex, and other components. Rationale for the transaction The sale will allow Keystone Foam Corporation to continue their family’s focus of re-investment into their valued people, their equipment, and facilities. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive advisor to Keystone Foam Corporation on the sale to Valley Ridge Investment Partners and Tecum Capital, in partnership with Centerfield Capital Partners and Petra Capital Partners. Operation Magna5 Magna5, a NewSpring Holdings platform, provides managed IT services, cybersecurity, private and public cloud hosting, backup and disaster recovery and other advanced IT services to mid-market and enterprise customers, including leaders within the education, healthcare, government, financial services, manufacturing, and other industry segments. NewSpring Holdings NewSpring Holdings, NewSpring’s dedicated holding company with a strategy focused on control buyouts and platform builds, brings a wealth of knowledge, experience, and resources to take profitable, growing companies to the next level through acquisitions and proven organic methodologies. Founded in 1999, NewSpring partners with the innovators, makers, and operators of high-performing companies in dynamic industries to catalyse new growth and seize compelling opportunities. Information on the seller Interphase Systems is a Philadelphia-based managed IT services provider servicing businesses in the Philadelphia metropolitan region with a particular expertise in servicing the life sciences and financial services sectors. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition further strengthens the firm’s position as a formidable player in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions, offering a wide range of managed IT services. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Magna5, a portfolio company of NewSpring Capital, on the acquisition of Interphase Systems. Operation Lesjöfors The Lesjöfors Group provides the widest range of springs and pressings to customers in diverse industries across the world. With unique expertise in high technological, custom-made solutions and a flexible manufacturing capacity, Lesjöfors is the premier partner for all spring requirements. Beijer Alma Beijer Alma is listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange and is an international industrial group focused on component production and industrial trading. Information on the seller Telform is a Turkish manufacturer of industrial springs to the domestic and international markets. The customer base is diversified across more than 30 countries and multiple industries such as white goods, construction, automotive, electrical and others. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition enables Lesjöfors to expand their production footprint and low-cost manufacturing capabilities, which enables further production optimisation in-line with Lesjöfors’ overall strategy. In addition, the acquisition gives Lesjöfors access to a new market that is well positioned to benefit from increased nearshoring. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Lesjöfors, a portfolio company of Beijer Alma, on the acquisition of Telform. Operation Information on the buyer Swiss Post Solutions AG is a global full-service provider of physical and digital document management and provides a comprehensive suite of document processing and business process services. Information on the seller Avaloq Group is a leading software /SaaS developer for the banking and wealth management industry. The group is an NEC Company which is a leading Japanese multinational information technology and electronics corporation. Rationale for the transaction The sale enables Avaloq Group to focus on core activities of software/SaaS development for the banking and wealth management industry while Swiss Post Solutions AG consolidates their market leadership position in the Swiss commercial printing industry. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive advisor to Avaloq Group on the sale of its subsidiary, Avaloq Outline to Swiss Post Solutions. Operation Information on the buyer The SRH University of Applied Sciences in North Rhine-Westphalia is a private, state-recognised university of applied sciences specializing in logistics, economics, social sciences and psychology. Information on the seller Bundesvereinigung Logistik (BVL), is the national association of firms and institutions in the logistic and transportation industry in Germany. Established in 1960 as a unique initiative of science, business and politics, the Deutsche Außenhandels- und Verkehrs-Akademie (DAV) is a nucleus of logistics thinking, research and teaching in Germany and trains specialists and managers for the logistics industry. Rationale for the transaction The strategic partnership leads to significant synergies between the two educational institutions and ensures long-term development of DAV. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the exclusive advisor to Bundesvereinigung Logistik e.V. (BVL) on the 100% sale of Deutsche Außenhandels- und Verkehrs-Akademie (DAV) to SRH Hochschule Nordrhein-Westfalen GmbH. Operation Information on the buyer CEME is a national company of reference for electrical engineering, HVAC, and maintenance. They are involved in projects and services related to energy efficiency and thermal comfort for the tertiary sector, manufacturers, communities, and individuals. Information on the seller SEQUOR is part of Groupe SNEF, a multinational created in 1905 in France. They currently have 70 branches in France and 30 more around the world. They operate in the age of hyperintelligence for industrial development and transform data into experiences. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition allows CEME to extend their range of skills, particularly in the nuclear industry, and strengthens their geographical presence in the Mediterranean region. Transaction information Operation BlueThread Services BlueThread Services is building the next market-leading roofing and exterior services group by partnering with top-tier companies. Seaside Equity Partners Seaside Equity Partners are a San Diego-based private equity firm focused on making control investments in leading providers of mission critical services in the Western U.S. Information on the seller Founded in Albuquerque in 2008, RoofCARE is a full-service commercial roofing contractor that focuses on cost-efficient, sustainable solutions that avoid premature roof replacement. Rationale for the transaction The partnership will further develop BlueThread Services Southwestern U.S footprint, augmenting the platform’s service, repair and maintenance focus. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor to BlueThread Services, a portfolio company of Seaside Equity Partners on their partnership with RoofCARE. Operation Information on the buyer CECOP is the first global community leader in the sector. It is an expert in providing strategic solutions in operational management, development, training, and transformation of opticians. It currently has more than 7,000 members distributed around the 10 countries where it is present: Europe (Spain, Portugal, Italy, England, Ireland and France), Latin America (Brazil, Colombia and Mexico) and the USA. Information on the seller Vision Unlimited is a family-owned company that consistently provides its customers with high quality vision care. The company is committed to improve the vision of all its patients and provide them with leading vision correction technology and a high level of customer service, focusing on fulfilling each patients’ individual needs. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor CECOP on the acquisition of Vision Unlimited. Operation Information on the buyer The PlanetHome Group is one of the leading real estate service providers in Germany and Austria with the core areas of brokerage and financing of residential real estate. With consolidated sales of EUR 115 million and over 700 employees at more than 100 locations, the company is a sought-after partner in Germany and Austria. Information on the seller Hamburg-based RENEWA GmbH is a holistic provider of energy consulting. The one-stop-shop concept includes renovation consulting, subsidy consulting and CO2 neutral real estate optimisation. RENEWA’s philosophy is to contribute to the German energy transition and to make it sustainable. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer Southern HVAC provides Air Conditioning, Heating, Electrical, and Plumbing repair and maintenance services throughout Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Texas, Kansas, and Missouri. Information on the seller Pro Plumbing offers high-quality plumbing, electrical, heating, and air conditioning services to homeowners throughout the Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point and Lexington and NC markets. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition of Pro Plumbing by Southern HVAC builds on their already established plumbing & air service company brand servicing the greater Piedmont Triad area. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor Southern HVAC on the acquisition of Pro Plumbing Air & Electric. Operation Information on the buyer Alvic is a Spanish company with a global presence and a leader in the manufacturing and distribution of high-quality panels and furniture components for the furniture and decoration industry. They are present in over one hundred countries across five continents. Information on the seller Since 1987, Stratagem has offered a wide range of “decorative laminate” products. From classic colours to the latest design trends, Stratagem endeavors to present you with as complete a panel as possible, both in terms of decorations and finishes. Rationale for the transaction Stratagem will enable the Alvic Group to strengthen its offer of high-quality bespoke worktops in France and Spain in the first instance, before expanding the service to other markets. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance advised Alvic, a portfolio company of KKR and Artá Capital, on the acquisition of Stratagem. Operation Information on the buyer Industrial Service Solutions (ISS) manufactures, supplies, installs, integrates, and services critical-to-process equipment for a broad range of industries. Their regional shops are fully equipped to repair and overhaul all process and rotating equipment types, brands, and applications. They also provide nationwide field services through our in-house engineering support. Information on the seller Servo South is your single source for repair and service of servo motors, electronic boards and drives, hydraulic motors, and AC/DC electrical motors. Their company was founded by Barry Beaver with two strong principles in mind: to offer exceptional customer service and deliver a quality product on time. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition expands ISS’ position in the rapid-growth industrial automation sector, facilitating extension of servo motor and electronics repair services at key ISS facilities across the United States. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan & Company LLC, acted as the advisor to Industrial Service Solutions in the acquisition to Servo South. Operation Information on the buyer DOC Brands Inc. is a well-established and emerging OTC supplier of consumer dental products, particularly with its leading brand Dentemp®, in the temporary tooth repair, denture and dental guard segments. Information on the seller OrVance LLC is a developer of proprietary oral health products and is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It is over 90% owned by orthodontists, dentists and its managing partners. Rationale for the transaction The partnership with OrVance strengthens DOC Brands’ oral care product line and their ability to continue to bring retailers and consumers meaningful advancements in consumer oral health. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor to Doc Brands Inc. on its partnership with OrVance. Operation Information on the buyer Centre Technologies is a full-service IT consulting and managed services provider headquartered in Texas, focusing on mid-sized businesses. As a trusted IT partner for well over a decade, the business is recognized for its local experience and enterprise-grade cloud and cybersecurity solutions. Centre Technologies is committed to helping organizations harness the power of technology to maximize their operational efficiency and exceed their business goals. Information on the seller Since 2005, Commercial IT Solutions has served small and medium-sized businesses with managed services, cloud solutions, help desk support, and network support. Their goal has been to provide enterprises with cutting-edge IT practices and solutions to help businesses succeed. They have built and developed the perfect Cloud workspace, CIT Cloud Office, which offers small businesses a complete cloud solution at an affordable cost. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition marks the expansion of Centre Technologies coverage in the South-Central Texas area, providing San Antonio businesses with access to industry-leading managed IT services and cybersecurity. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan & Company LLC, acted as the advisor to Centre Technologies, a portfolio company of Main Street Capital Corporation, on the acquisition of Commercial IT Solutions. Operation Information on the buyer Cpl is a global provider of recruitment and talent solutions to startup companies, multinationals and SMEs in every sector from Technology to Accounting. The group currently has 12 companies with a total of 21 offices spread across 14 Irish offices and 7 other European countries. Cpl Resources plc became part of OUTSOURCING Inc., a listed company based in Tokyo, in 2020. Information on the seller neusta consulting has been on the market since 2008 and was formed out of the team neusta group through an MBO. The company is active in the recruitment and placement of IT professionals and the acquisition of IT projects. The core business of neusta consulting is the placement of external, freelance IT specialists with corporate clients throughout the DACH region. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer Fortress Brand is a global digital marketplace accelerator that represents acclaimed brands across a multitude of industries, including beauty and personal care, health and wellness, and consumer product goods. Founded in 2012 and headquartered in New York, Fortress, along with its family of companies, School House, Finc3 Marketing Group, and Taylor & Pond, offers its clients an integrated platform to accelerate digital growth at any stage in a brand’s lifecycle including full-service marketplace management, brand strategy and creative services, 360-degree performance marketing, data analytics, and international strategy all under one roof. Fortress has been recognized as one of Inc.’s 5,000 Fastest-Growing Companies in 2020 and 2021 and is also trusted by Amazon as a verified agency partner. Information on the seller Taylor & Pond was founded in 1995 as one of the first digital agencies in the world to revolutionize the traditional print advertising and PR industry. We specialize in every aspect of digital marketing strategy, social media marketing, content creation, influencer marketing, paid digital media, creative development, email marketing and website development for the beauty & wellness industry. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition allows Fortress Brand to expand their capabilities and further deepen their beauty, health, and wellness expertise. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan & Company LLC, acted as the advisor to Fortress Brand, a portfolio company of Trivest, in the acquisition of Taylor & Pond. Operation Information on the buyer Siblu owns and operates 23 large family holiday parks in France and the Netherlands. Siblu’s holiday parks are located across Normandy, the Brittany coastline, the west of France, the Loire Valley, the Mediterranean coast, Zeeland and the Wadden Sea. Information on the seller Campings Grand Sud is a selection of high-quality campsites and holiday parks in the south of France. In Les Landes, Gironde and Hérault, all our campsites are located at the water’s edge, either by the sea or by a lake. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition allows the European leader in open-air accommodation and the French leader in the sale of mobile homes to owner-occupiers to increase its total capacity by 3,500 pitches, i.e., an increase of 25%. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance acted as the advisor to Siblu in acquiring 100% of Holding New Aire – Campings Grand Sud. Operation Information on the buyer Presto Group, the Nordic market leader in fire safety, makes 60,000+ customer visits per year to provide fire safety inspections, risk management and education, and other related services. Presto has operations in Sweden, Norway, and Finland. Information on the seller Safedo specialises in workplace safety. Their products and services include first aid products, first aid training and layperson defibrillators (AEDs). The Company is based in Kuopio, Finland. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition of Safedo also enables Presto Group to expand to the first aid consumables segment in its other markets. Transaction information Translink acted as the exclusive advisor to the shareholders of Safedo on the 100% sale to Presto Group. Operation Information on the buyer CECOP Group is the first global community leader in the sector. It is an expert in providing strategic solutions in operational management, development, training and transformation of opticians. It currently has more than 7,500 members distributed around the 11 countries where it is present: Europe (Spain, Germany, Portugal, Italy, England, Ireland and France), Latin America (Brazil, Colombia and Mexico) and the USA. Information on the seller Optic Society works with over 40 renowned national and international optics suppliers. This ensures you clear purchasing advantages at first-class conditions and the choice to only offer your customers the best. Rationale for the transaction Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer Groupe Ficade is a leading media group in the B2B field in Finance / Assets, Law / Audit / Accountancy, IT / Cybersecurity, Real estate / Town planning, and Architecture. Information on the seller Leaders League is a business services company and the rating agency with the largest presence on the ground around the world, with a team based in Paris, Lima, Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Milan, and Madrid. We deliver C-level events, comprehensive rankings and in-depth analysis designed to bring the world’s markets together. Rationale for the transaction Groupe Ficade bought Leaders League to create the first French B2B player in media and communication market. Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer B.group is an entrepreneurial investment company, founded in 2000 in Bologna. They invest directly in the capital of already consolidated small and medium-sized enterprises and in highly innovative scale-up projects. Information on the seller IFP Europe is a company specializing in the production of vacuum cycle metal washing machines using modified alcohols and HFE hydrocarbons. Rationale for the transaction The transaction represents a further milestone in IFP’s growth strategy in foreign markets, with a particular focus on Europe and North America. Transaction information Translink acted as the exclusive advisor to IFP Europe on the majority stake sale to a pool of industrial investors led by B.group. Operation Information on the buyer M3-operated M3 Global Research provides healthcare market research fieldwork, powered by the world’s largest proprietary provider panel of verified healthcare professionals, covering 27 countries. Offering a comprehensive portfolio of qualitative and quantitative methodologies, our ISO 20252 and ISO 27001 certifications underpin our focus on compliance and high-quality data. Information on the seller Founded in 2003 by the Baus family, and headquartered in Hilden, Germany, pharma-insight continues under the stewardship of co-founder Gabi Baus and the team, with Guido Baus supporting the integration of pharma-insight into the M3 family as a consultant. Their extensive healthcare research experience has fostered a culture of excellence in delivery, underpinned by strong social commitments and philanthropy, with their support of Wünsch Dir Was e.V., a non-profit organization supporting chronically and seriously ill children and young adults nationwide. Rationale for the transaction The acquisition further strengthens M3’s European presence, with pharma-insight’s dedicated German call centre, and coverage in Germany, UK, France, Denmark, Netherlands, Norway, Austria, Italy, Poland, Switzerland, Spain, and Czech Republic, alongside M3’s capabilities in US, Canada, Brazil, China, Japan, and South Korea. Transaction information Operation Information on the buyer DOC Brands Inc. is a well-established and emerging OTC supplier of consumer dental products, particularly with its leading brand Dentemp®, in the temporary tooth repair, denture and dental guard segments. Information on the seller OrVance LLC is a developer of proprietary oral health products and is based in Grand Rapids, Michigan. It is over 90% owned by orthodontists, dentists and its managing partners. Rationale for the transaction The partnership with OrVance strengthens DOC Brands’ oral care product line and their ability to continue to bring retailers and consumers meaningful advancements in consumer oral health. Transaction information Translink Corporate Finance in the US, Dinan and Company LLC, acted as the advisor to Doc Brands Inc. on its partnership with OrVance. Operation

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Confie acquired 104 companies. Their latest acquisition was CoWest Insurance Group on October 03, 2022.

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Merger

Counsel

General Counsel

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Confie Team

19 Team Members

Confie has 19 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, John Addeo.

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Work History

Title

Status

John Addeo

Chief Executive Officer

Current

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John Addeo

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Chief Executive Officer

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