Marcopoly – Trade-sale to France Telecom (2000)

  • E-business Website (computers, household appliances, hi-fi, TV, video).
  • Based in Garges-lès-Gonesse, France.
  • IPSA : lead investor of a € 1.8M fundraising in May 1999 &  major shareholder of Marcopoly.
  • Exponential turnover growth, following launch in 1998.
  • Acquisition of Marcopoly in March 2000 by France Telecom.
  • IPSA Funds registered a  multiple of 3.6 and an IRR of 470%.