On May 27 2011, FircoSoft announced its successful management buyout (MBO) from the Sword Group. The buyout was initiated by FircoSoft senior management team led by CEO Jean Losco and its new investors, R Capital Management, a growth equity team of the Rothschild Group who manages funds backed by leading European institutional investors, and Paris Orléans, the holding company of the Rothschild group.
The MBO is an important milestone in the growth of FircoSoft company and will enable us to effectively manage and grow our business while maintaining the high level of services and commitment to our customers.
R Capital Management
R Capital Management is a European growth equity firm sponsored by Rothschild and managing funds backed by leading European institutional investors. R Capital Management targets first-class international projects to finance organic growth or build-up strategies, or to cash out existing shareholders. Specific sectors of interest include Information Technology, Healthcare, and Energy. In each of these sectors, our team, made up of investment professionals, provide insights and expertise through its entrepreneurial and operational background and its access to the worldwide Rothschild network. While we have deep expertise in these sectors, we will consider investments in other areas.
Paris Orléans is Rothschild group’s flagship holding company, with banking and private equity businesses. The Banking activities mainly include investment banking and third-party portfolio management for private and institutional clients. Paris Orléans also enjoys a significant expertise in private equity with an opportunistic investment strategy.
FircoSoft Management also invested in FircoSoft Group.