4 November 2020
Deals | France | M&A / Corporate
Gide has advised group Solocal, local digital partner for companies in France, on the sale of Mappy, third player in day-to-day mobility in France behind Google Maps and Waze, to RATP Group.
The expertise of Mappy teams will complement and strengthen those of RATP Smart Systems, a subsidiary of RATP, as of 1 November 2020. Together, they will create an innovative and customer-centric "Mobility as a Service" (or MaaS) digital offer.
The Gide team advising Solocal was headed by partner Axelle Toulemonde, working with associates Amandine Coulomb and Sophie Gilbert on M&A/Corporate aspects, and partner Magali Buchert on tax aspects.
On financial aspects, Solocal was advised by Eric Braconnier (Mitsio Corporate Finance).
RATP Smart Systems was advised by Cated Conseil and Lucilius.