Alexandre Wibaux's practice includes all fields of private equity (venture capital, growth equity, and buyouts), M&A, and capital markets.
Alexandre represents emerging growth companies (listed and not listed) in France and abroad, as well as the private equity and industrial investors that finance them, particularly technology, internet-related, renewable energy, and life science companies, at every stage of development from their incorporation until their sale or IPO and beyond.
His recent experience includes representing emerging growth companies BackMarket, Cap Vert Energie (CVE), Cellectis, EcoVadis, ManoMano, OpenClassrooms, Pigment, and Sweep and the investors Alven Capital Partners, Bpifrance Investissement, Eight Roads, Elephant, Eutopia, Frst, Hedosophia, Partech Ventures, Singular Capital Partners, and Valar Ventures.
Alexandre also acted as lead or co-lead lawyer in connection with the sales of Youboox, Alkemics, Easyrecrue, Sentryo, and Drivy; the acquisitions of Qare by HealthHero and the Optis group by ANSYS, Inc.; and the offerings on Euronext and/or Nasdaq of Carmat, Cellectis, Kalray, and Verimatrix.
In addition, Alexandre represented OpenClassrooms and Sweep in connection with their labeling as mission-driven companies (société à mission) and/or B-Corps in order to combine their search for profits and growth with higher motives.
Alexandre is admitted to practice law in Paris and New York and is an alumni of Cornell University, the University of Paris II-Panthéon Assas, and the University of Oxford.
- Cornell University (LL.M. 2010); University of Paris II-Panthéon Assas (Master's in Corporate Law and Management 2009); University of Oxford (Diploma in Legal Studies 2008)
- Paris and New York
Gold Trophy in Venture Capital & Capital Development at the 2017 Trophées du Droit ceremony for the 7th time in a row (biennially since 2005) — Décideurs Magazine, Paris
- English and French