Qualium Investissement’s Acquisition of Recocash

Mayer Brown advised Qualium Investissement on the deal. Paul Hastings advised Hatime Ouali and Fabienne Tabel.

Qualium Investissement executed the acquisition of a majority stake by Qualium Investment of Recocash from IK Partners.

Since 1971, Recocash has provided its clients with an unrivalled approach to debt servicing, addressing both B2B and B2C debt claims. The Company offers tailor-made solutions adapted to each customer environment, resulting in a high level of efficiency and customer satisfaction. Thanks to its proprietary credit management software Eagle-Act, Recocash offers through its subsidiary Altisys, a full range of debt collection services from software to servicing for its diversified client base.

Recognised as one of the leading players in the French debt servicing market, Recocash employs approximately 150 people across two sites in Rambouillet and in Lyon. On an annual basis, the company handles over 1,000,000 debt claims, helping clients to optimise their payment cycles and improve cashflow.

Since 2019 and under IK’s ownership, the Company has developed rapidly and expanded its customer base, particularly in the B2B segment by leveraging its customer centric-approach and efficient servicing processes. Qualium will acquire a majority stake alongside the management.

Mayer Brown advised Qualium Investissement with a Paris team composed of Corporate & Securities partners Guillaume Kuperfils (Picture), Hadrien Schlumberger, Counsel Ségolène Dufétel, associates Charlotte Crepon, Abdallah Ktiri, Tax Transactions & Consulting partner Elodie Deschamps, associates Pauline Barbier, Maxime Billaut, Banking & Finance partner Maud Bischoff, associates Constance Bouchet, Maxime Rosso-Tosolini.

The Paul Hastings team included Etienne Mathey, Moussa Mbodji, and Carla Candela.

Involved fees earner: Olivier Masi – KPMG; Pauline Barbier – Mayer Brown; Maud Bischoff – Mayer Brown; Constance Bouchet – Mayer Brown; Charlotte Crepon – Mayer Brown; Elodie Deschamps – Mayer Brown; Ségolène Dufetel – Mayer Brown; Abdallah Ktiri – Mayer Brown; Guillaume Kuperfils – Mayer Brown; Hadrien Schlumberger – Mayer Brown; Etienne Mathey – Paul Hastings LLP; Moussa Mbodji – Paul Hastings LLP;

Law Firms: KPMG; Mayer Brown; Paul Hastings LLP;

Clients: Fabienne Tabel ; Hatime Ouali; Qualium Investment;

Naoual Sadouqi

Author: Naoual Sadouqi