Year: 2017

Industry: Apparel, Footwear & Accessories, Direct-to-Consumer / E-Commerce, Specialty Retail

Service: Sell-Side M&A

Geography: International

Exclusive Financial Advisor to Séraphine on Majority Sale to Bridgepoint Growth

Séraphine is the market leading maternity wear brand, providing stylish clothing and perfecting the art of being fashionably pregnant. The company is the go-to brand for trendy mums-to-be seeking stylish, high quality maternity clothing at a great price point. The brand has achieved significant international success with a presence in over 30 countries, driven by its strong digital offering and physical retail presence in the U.K. and U.S. Financo’s expertise in the apparel industry and knowledge of the buyer universe helped Séraphine find the right partner to execute its exciting growth plan.

“Financo’s capability and deep expertise were instrumental in finding the ideal partner for Séraphine. The team were extremely thorough with the marketing process and demonstrated their expertise in guiding entrepreneurs through a sale process and have ensured that we found a partner that can help us accelerate the brand’s growth. The constant support we received from Financo was a testament to their unparalleled client services and industry experience. We could not have found a better outcome.”

– Cecile Reinaud, Founder & Managing Director, Séraphine

  • 2017

This transaction was completed prior to Raymond James’ acquisition of Financo.