France SC Fund III Jan 2007
Advisory services by phone
Company Name:SVP
Sector:Advisory services by phone
Sales:€ 44m
Date of investment:Jan 2007
Date of exit:July 2011
Deal Type:LBO, growth
Syntegra Role:Lead investor

business description

  • The SVP group provides specialist advice in a range of professional fields including finance, administration, human resources, technical information, legal and marketing to business clients only over the telephone
  • The business currently serves about 7,000 companies, administrations and local communities, which represents a population of users of over 30,000 managers within those organisations

transaction strategy

  • Investment in a company which generates solid and recurring cash-flows thanks to its unique business model
  • Fully benefit from the in-depth restructuring of the company which has brought SVP back to organic growth
  • Complete some targeted acquisitions to expand product offering and benefit from commercial synergies