France Brevets Overview

  • Type
  • Sovereign Wealth Fund

  • Founded
  • 2011

  • Professionals
  • 5


France Brevets General Information


France Brevets (FB) is a sovereign wealth fund based in Paris, France. Established in 2011, the firm is an investment fund fully dedicated to patent promotion and monetization in Europe and was funded with €100mn (50% by Caisse des Dépôts and 50% by the French State via the Program of Investments for the Future - PIA). It deploys a broad array of legal, financial, technical, and commercial resources, and leverages its resources and network of experts, working for the purpose of monetizing patents or acquiring patent rights for innovative ecosystems to secure rights protecting the freedom to operate. It provides financial and strategic support to help entities to build valuable patent portfolios, reflecting their commitment to innovation. It operates as a subsidiary of Caisse des Depots Group. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Sovereign Wealth Fund
Primary Contact
0000-00000000 00000
General Secretary & Director, Finance
Primary Office
  • 18, rue Pasquier
  • 75008 Paris
  • France

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France Brevets Commitment Analytics

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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

France Brevets Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

France Brevets Team (8)

Name Title Office
Didier Patry Chief Executive Officer Paris, France
Guillaume Ménage Deputy Chief Executive Officer Paris, France
Vincent Puyplat Deputy Chief Executive Officer Paris, France
Jean-Philippe Codet General Secretary & Director, Finance Paris, France
Anne-Sophie Sébire General Counsel Paris, France
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