Qualium Investissement has announced a new €56m closing for the FCPR Qualium Fund. This closing completes the fundraising that began in late 2010.
Qualium Investissement, a private equity subsidiary of Caisse des Dépôts, has announced a €450 million interim closing of its new fund, effective June 30 – achieved within a period of almost six months. The fund’s investors include French and U.S. pension funds, insurance companies, banks, family offices and private individuals.
Qualium Investissement sold its investment in Maisons Pierre, one of the French leading builders of detached homes on a plot of land owned by the client, to Naxicap Partners. Pierre Jude, founder of the group, remains the majority shareholder at the end of the transaction.
Alongside Chairman Eric Chenneveau and the main managers, Qualium Investissement has sold to Capgemini its investment in Artesys, a IT service company based in Paris specialized in the integration of software dedicated to the management, optimisation and transformation of IT infrastructures.