McDermott has advised the Finoli Group, a French industrial conglomerate active mainly in the beauty, wellness and health sectors, on the sale of Nutrimuscle, France’s leading digital brand of sports nutrition supplements, to Bluegem Capital Partners.
Finoli Group acquired Nutrimuscle in 2018 from its founder alongside Theo-Ange Copolata and successfully transformed the company to position it as a fast-growing brand while retaining its core values. The group now has 62 employees spread across France and Belgium.
Théo-Ange Copolata, the current director and shareholder of the company, will reinvest in the operation to lead Nutrimuscle’s expansion in the years to come.
The McDermott team that advised the Finoli Group comprised:
- Grégoire Andrieux, managing partner, Marie-Muriel Barthelet, counsel, Boris Wolkoff and Clarice Duclos, associates, on the corporate aspects;
- Antoine Venier and Clarisse de Roux, associates, on the financing aspects.