The NextStage platform

NextStage AM has developed a multi-strategy Private Equity platform which represents, in terms of assets under management at the end of June 2023, directly and indirectly, nearly €8 billion*.
Our 3 areas of expertise: Development Capital, Real Estate Investment Capital and Online Savings Management.
Key figures

Growth Equity Expert

Since 2002, NextStage AM has been characterized by its entrepreneurial-investor DNA and supports ambitious entrepreneurs with equity and expertise with its institutional partners and more than 36 individual investors.

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NextStage AM data as of 31/12/2023

* Outstandings represented directly by NextStage AM and indirectly by Atream and Linxea (advised outstandings), two investments held by NextStage EverGreen 

History

Independent since 2002

2002
2002
Creation of NextStage AM

By Grégoire Sentilhes and Jean-David Haas, Partners & Co-Founders

2012
2012
Signatory to the UN PRI

Principles for Responsible Investment

2015
2015
Launch of NextStage Evergreen

Supporting unlisted mid-sized companies over the long term

2016
2016
Launch of NextStage Croissance

1st Private Equity Accounting Unit

2019
2019
Signatory of the SISTA charter

NextStage AM is one of the first funds to sign the SISTA Charter

2020
2020
Promotion of the 3 investment directors to the rank of partners

The new Associates Aloys de Fontaines, Julien Potier and Michaël Strauss-Kahn join the historic partners of NextStage AM

2021
2020
Launch of “Nuggets & Territories”

An investment program to support the recovery plan and invest in equity in growing and innovative SMEs and ETIs, established in the territories

2023
2023
Opening of capital to all employees

All NextStage AM employees become shareholders following a shareholding operation reserved for employees.

Capital structuring

NextStage AM is an independent management company, a pioneer in Development Capital and approved by the AMF since 2002. NextStage AM is majority owned by its partners with 88,8% of the capital, and the balance by a leading shareholder: Amundi.

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NextStage in video

Our platform allows many investors to support the growth of innovative mid-size companies. Discover the intervention of Grégoire Sentilhes, President of NextStage AM and Jean-David Haas, CEO.

Connection the dots

Strengthen co-creation and sharing between Entrepreneurs
of the portfolio (best practices, business opportunities, etc.).

NextStage AM added value

Innovation

Improve the recurrence of the model, enrich it, continue to invest heavily in R&D to maintain a “lead” position in its market.

Internationalisation

Support for international deployment through internal growth or M&A (Europe, US, Africa and Asia).

External growths

+ than 340 acquisitions made and successful in the conduct of “build-ups”.

Strengthening teams

Help to strengthen teams (sales, marketing, digital, financial management, etc.).

Financial optimisation

Implementation of performance management tools and logistical support.

Helping companies to become efficient in terms of ESG and climate

Help SMEs and ETIs to anticipate and capture ESG risks and opportunities by integrating them into their business models.