REYL Corporate Finance (REYL CF), the investment banking arm of REYL Intesa Sanpaolo (REYL), acts as sole financial advisor to MML Capital Partners (MML) on its investment in Arηs Group, a fast-growing European IT services group.
Founded in 2003 and headquartered in Belvaux, Luxembourg, Arηs Group is a fast-growing European IT services firm that has specialised on the Benelux & European institutions markets. Arηs Group has developed a strong set of skills to match its evolving client needs, i.e. software development as well as infrastructure, Cloud, data science, mobile development, machine learning or cyber security.
MML is an international mid-market private equity investor focused on investing alongside strong management teams and working in partnership with them to deliver their expansion plans. Over the last 30 years, MML has successfully invested in 140 businesses from 4 global offices in New York, London, Paris and Dublin, with EUR 2bn of assets under management.
MML has reached an agreement to acquire shares in the company, while Jourdan Serderidis (CEO & founder of Arηs Group), the other co-founders and key employees will remain and reinvest in the company.
REYL CF acted as sole financial advisor to MML on the transaction, which successfully closed on 1 June 2023.