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Sophie Zanella

Associate Director

Sophie is an associate director at Oaklins France. With seven years’ experience in M&A, she has worked on more than 15 transactions as a sector generalist, but particularly in aerospace & defense and business support services. Recently, she has been involved in the merger of Ipside, Santarelli and Brevalex, the sale of Gillis Aero to the German group Böllhoff, the sale of Mapaero to the Dutch group AkzoNobel and the sale of Agiliteam to the Thai group Jinpao Precision Industry Co. Ltd, as well as various LBO transactions for clients such as Oxy Signalétique, Insitu and JV Group.

Prior to joining the firm in 2015, Sophie worked at the French bank CIC as a junior analyst in the corporate department. She graduated from the Toulouse School of Management (TSM), majoring in corporate finance.

 Sophie Zanella
Location
Toulouse, France

Email
s.zanella@fr.oaklins.com

Work phone
+33 9 81 00 05 51

Mobile phone
+33 9 81 00 05 51

Aerospace, Defense & Security

Gillis Aerospace has been acquired by the Böllhoff Group

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Private Equity | Business Support Services

insitu has been acquired by its management team

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Private Equity | Business Support Services

Oxy Signalétique has been acquired by management alongside Alliance Entreprendre and Capitem Partenaires

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