AnaCap Financial Partners, the specialist European financial services private equity firm, has acquired French business intelligence firm Ellisphere from Natixis for an undisclosed sum.
Ellisphere is a provider of business and marketing information services, which allow its clients to develop their portfolio of customers, manage risk and monitor client exposure.
The firm is positioned in “an attractive and stable segment of the French market where it has established a strong track record and reputation,” AnaCap said.
“This is an extremely attractive platform which adds to our growing investment track record in France. Ellisphere offers a unique position in the French market with direct access to a diversified base of clients and significant potential for expansion. We are delighted to be partnering with a highly experienced and motivated management team led by Valérie Attia,” said Nassim Cherchali, director at AnaCap.