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Andras Csonka's practice is focused on the structuring of investment funds, particularly smid-cap and large-cap private equity funds, infrastructure, debt, co-investment, dedicated funds, and funds of funds.

He advises French and foreign limited partners in the due diligence and negotiation of the constitutive documents of investment vehicles and fund managers in connection with the marketing of investment funds within and outside the European Union.

Andras also advises management companies on incorporation, approval, and monitoring of business activities and with matters before the financial authority AMF (Autorité des marchés financiers).


  • RAISE Conseil forms RAISE Seed for GoodJones Day advised RAISE Conseil regarding the formation of RAISE Seed for Good, a seed fund dedicated to financing and supporting future European leaders in responsible Tech, which held its first closing at €40 million.
  • Mérieux Equity Partners leads $150 million growth financing of DentalMonitoringJones Day advised Mérieux Equity Partners in leading the $150 million growth financing of DentalMonitoring, a leading AI-based dental software company monitoring the dental and orthodontics fields, thus granting DentalMonitoring a well-deserved unicorn status, as the second French HealthTech company reaching this type of valuation.
  • Amundi Asset Management sets up French fonds de financement spécialisé "Prêts Participatifs Relance fundJones Day acted as legal adviser to Amundi Asset Management, in its capacity as one of the delegated asset managers, in connection with the French fonds de financement spécialisé "Prêts Participatifs Relance" ("PPR") set up in May 2021 as part of the COVID-19 support measures, and in particular, the program "France Relance" of the French Ministry of Economy, Finances and Relaunch, providing a specific support for small and medium enterprises and mid-caps under the conditions set forth in the Decree no. 2021-318 dated March 25, 2021 implementing Article 209 of the Finance Law for 2021 no. 2020-1721 dated December 29, 2020.
  • ISAI Gestion forms ISAI Venture IIIJones Day advised ISAI Gestion SAS in connection with the fundraising of ISAI Venture III, a venture capital fund that held its final closing at €120 million.
  • AMDG launches OPCI investment fund dedicated to furnished rentalsJones Day advised the Lyon-based asset management company AMDG on the launch of OPCI "AMDG Location Meublée," a fund dedicated to furnished rentals, which aims to raise €50 million in the first year.
  • Ace Management forms Ace Aéro PartenairesJones Day advised Ace Management, a private equity investor specializing in strategic industries and technologies, on the formation of Ace Aéro Partenaires, a new investment fund dedicated to supporting and strengthening the aerospace industry.
  • Bluester Capital forms Bluester Fund IVJones Day is advising Bluester Capital in relation to the fundraising of Bluester Fund IV, which aims to raise total commitments of €80 million.
  • Selectirente completes €217 million capital increaseJones Day represented Selectirente S.A. in connection with the €217 million share capital increase without preferential subscription rights but priority subscription period granted to the existing shareholders.
  • Breega Capital forms Breega Capital Venture ThreeJones Day advised Breega Capital in connection with the formation of Breega Capital Venture Three, a venture capital fund dedicated to digital companies.
  • Frst Capital forms Frst 2Jones Day advised Frst Capital (formerly Otium Venture) in connection with the formation and fundraising of Frst 2, a venture capital fund dedicated to innovative companies.
  • Syndicate of leading banks complete €715 million share capital increase by Tikehau CapitalJones Day advised Berenberg, Credit Suisse, Natixis, BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, and Société Générale, as global coordinators, joint lead managers and joint bookrunners, and Citigroup and RBC Capital Markets, as joint lead managers and joint bookrunners, in connection with the €715 million share capital increase without shareholders' preferential subscription rights and with a priority subscription period for existing shareholders by Tikehau Capital, an asset management and investment group.
  • Unigrains forms Fondo Agroalimentare ItalianoJones Day represented Unigrains SA in connection with the formation of the Italian private equity fund Fondo Agroalimentare Italiano which completed its first closing with commitments of nearly €40 million (US$47.1 million).
  • Ardian France forms Ardian Growth IIJones Day advised Ardian France in connection with the formation and fundraising of the Ardian Growth Fund II, a €230 million (US$284.5 million) venture capital fund dedicated to innovative companies.
  • Argos Soditic forms Euroknights VIIJones Day and Weil (London) advised Argos Soditic in connection with the formation of Euroknights VII, a €520 million (US$617.8 million) leveraged buy-out fund.