Ardens Overview

  • Investor Type
  • PE/​Buyout
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 4
  • Investments
  • 16
  • Portfolio
  • 2
  • Exits
  • 12

Ardens General Information


Ardens is a private equity investment firm that invests in small and medium sized French enterprises operating in the manufacturing, aeronautics and automotive industries, distribution, communication and publishing sectors. The firm was established in 2003 and is based in Paris, France. It is approved by the AMF and is a member of the AFIC.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Other Investor Types
Asset Manager
Primary Office
  • 28 rue Boissy d'Anglas
  • 75008 Paris
  • France

Ardens Investments & Acquisitions (16)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
0000000 0000000 & 01-Sep-2011 00000 00000 000.00 Construction and Engineering Generating Revenue
000000000 0000000 01-Feb-2010 0000000000 Database Software Generating Revenue
00000000000 01-Oct-2009 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business
0000000000 17-Mar-2008 0000000000 Building Products Bankruptcy: Liquidation 00é0é000 000000
Signall (Paris) 07-Feb-2008 Buyout/LBO 00.000 Other Commercial Products Profitable
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Ardens Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
000 18-Mar-2019 000000000000000000
00000000 15-Mar-2017 0000000000: 000000
000é00000000 00000 10-Sep-2015 0000000000 000.00
000 00000 03-Sep-2015 000000000000000000
Signall (Paris) 02-Jun-2015 Buyout/LBO
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Ardens Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Ardens Team (5)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Bernard Gervais Managing Partner Paris, France
Frédéric Ruppli Managing Partner 0 0 Paris, France
Louis Renaudin Managing Partner 0 Paris, France
Francine Semmel Chargé d'affaires Paris, France
Eric Bourboulon Associate Paris, France
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