Largillière Finance advises TNP Consultants in the takeover of BC Consulting

TNP continues to grow and announces the acquisition of the entire capital of BC Consulting, a consulting firm in management and information technologies.

Created in 2007, TNP Consultants is an independent French consulting firm involved in the implementation of transformation programs for large groups (banking, insurance, social protection, energy, etc.)
BC Consulting is also an independent consulting firm whose business is focused on management consulting and organization and systems integration. BC Consulting generated close to € 10 million in revenue in 2016.

With this acquisition, TNP accelerates its business plan to 2020, where it intends to be the French leader in multi-specialist transformation. At this time, TNP is targeting € 100 million turnover and a doubling of its workforce, while maintaining a start-up spirit.

« Our consulting model must adapt to the demands of our big clients and the challenges they face. Digital transformation, Regulatory adaptation, Data recovery and monetization, and support of human resources with the creation of the jobs of tomorrow are the key links in the new economic war, whose potential is enormous. Today, the consulting market must be more and more expert and bilingual, able to purpose complete offers that combine strong business value and high-performance digital solutions. The acquisition of BC Consulting is part of this process of double expertise with high added value. » explained Benoit Ranini – President of TNP.

« By joining TNP, we are integrating a firm that shares our business and technology bilingualism and our vision of commitment to results. The arrival of BC Consulting will make a significant contribution to the development of the Group’s industry and services activities, particularly through our know-how in the implementation of Business Solutions. » pointed out Jérôme Argentin – Co Founder of BC Consulting.

« The acquisition of BC Consulting confirms TNP’s organic and external growth momentum. It allows TNP to strengthen its Business Solution expertise. This year we are celebrating our 10 years of supporting TNP and its shareholders in all the topics of stock-taking and strategic thinking. This is the second acquisition of TNP advised by Largillière this year and future prospects are equally exciting » – explained Tanguy Mantelin – Founding Partner of Largillière Finance.

About TNP Consultants (www.tnpconsultants.com)

Created in 2007 by Guy Leturcq and Benoit Ranini, TNP is an independent French consulting firm specializing in business transformation. Intervening on various dimensions – operational strategy, information system, business process performance, digital transformation and human capital, it works in banking, insurance, mobility, industry, energy and retail.

Today, TNP relies on nearly 300 employees for a € 40 million turnover (before acquisition) expected in 2017. Performance accelerator for many large accounts, the firm leads 25% of its missions internationally. Its approach and its expertise in management of complex transformation programs, unique in the consulting market, have earned it since its creation a breakthrough noted by industry players and a growth of 40% each year. In March 2017, TNP has already acquired Cil Consulting, a firm of experts in data protection and intends to pursue its development strategy through internal and external growth.

About BC Consulting (www.bcconsulting.fr)

Founded in 2004 by 3 partners, Jérôme Argentin, Gilles Demigneux and Pierre de Lapeyrière, BC Consulting is an independent consulting firm. Its core business is organization & management, consulting and systems integration. BC Consulting realized in 2016 a € 10 million turnover and currently has 60 consultants on the following 6 sites : Paris, Lyon, Toulouse, Singapore, Algiers and Geneva. In France and internationally, it mainly works with the TOP 100 in the industry sector and with CAC 40 players.

About Largillière Finance (www.largilliere-finance.com)

Based in Paris and Brussels, Largillière Finance is an independent consulting company specialized in assisting executives and shareholders of ETI and SMEs in their corporate finance transactions: corporate disposals and acquisitions, financing (capital and debt), financial engineering (valuation, etc.) and financial strategy.
Since 2005, the firm has conducted numerous mergers and acquisitions and also offers strategic coaching services to groups and executives.

Stakeholders List:


Buyer: TNP Consultants – Guy Leturcq, Benoît Ranini

Sell Side: BC Consulting – Jérôme Argentin, Gilles Demigneux et Pierre de Lapeyrière

Buy Side Advisor: Largillière Finance – Tanguy Mantelin

Buy Side Due Diligence: Fiduciaire 4 C – Pascal Delmon

Buy Side Corporate Lawyer: August Debouzy – Philippe Lorentz – Julien Wagmann – Laure Khemiri

Sell Side Corporate Lawyer: Cheysson Marchadier & Associés – Charles Casal