Alain Afflelou Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1972

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Private

  • Employees
  • 300


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Lev. Recap.

  • Financing Rounds
  • 18

  • Investments
  • 13

Alain Afflelou General Information


Operator of optical products and hearing aids franchise based in Paris, France. The company offers lenses, frames, sunglasses and contact lenses under its brands through a multi-format, multi-brand, multi-product and omnichannel offer, enabling consumers to get eco-friendly optical equipment at affordable prices.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
Privately Held (backing)
Financing Status
Formerly PE-Backed
Primary Industry
Other Industries
Therapeutic Devices
Former Stock Listing
Corporate Office
  • 11 rue d'Argenson
  • 75008 Paris
  • France
+33 01 00 00 00 00

Alain Afflelou Timeline

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Alain Afflelou Valuation & Funding

Deal Type Date Amount Valuation/
Post-Val Status Debt

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Alain Afflelou Executive Team (7)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Anthony Afflelou Chief Executive Officer & Chairman
Mickael Soussan Chief Financial Officer
Franck Barsi Chief Technology Officer
Olivier Henry General Director & General Sales Manager
Alain Afflelou Founder & Co-Owner
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Alain Afflelou Board Members (3)

Name Representing Role Since
0000000 00000000 Alain Afflelou Chief Executive Officer & Chairman 000 0000
000000 000 Lion Capital Board Member 000 0000
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Alain Afflelou Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Alain Afflelou Investments & Acquisitions (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Shapr 27-Jun-2017 00000 0000 00.00 Social/Platform Software 00000 000
Cityscoot 26-Oct-2016 00000 0000 000.00 Automotive
HappyView 03-Oct-2016 0000000000 Other Retail
LSFA 21-Jul-2016 0000000000 Specialty Retail 00000 000
Alain Afflelou Audiology 18-Jul-2016 Joint Venture Other Healthcare Services
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Alain Afflelou Subsidiaries (3)

Company Name Industry Location Founded
3ab Optique Expansion Distributors/Wholesale Courbevoie, France 2006
Optical Discount Accessories Paris, France 0000
Optimil Therapeutic Devices A Coruna, Spain 0000
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Alain Afflelou Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Shapr 27-Jun-2017 00000 00000 00 00.00 Completed
  • 4 buyers
Cityscoot 26-Oct-2016 Early Stage VC 000.00 Completed
  • 9 buyers
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