Bryan, Garnier & Co acts as Sole Financial Advisor to Seven2 and the Management of Diapason on a secondary LBO led by PSG Equity

Diapason is a leading French Treasury and Risk Management Software provider for large and mid-sized companies

Launched in 2009, Diapason rapidly established itself as a reference software solution for managing treasury, payment, and risk processes for major and mid-market companies, with a presence in France and abroad. Boasting a team of around 70 corporate treasury specialists and experts in software engineering and technology, Diapason today deploys its solutions in more than 100 companies, including 35% of CAC 40 companies, benefiting more than 10,000 users in over 50 countries.

With growing reporting requirements, regulatory constraints, and customer demands, companies are increasingly turning to TRMS solutions to optimize their financial processes. To address the digitalization needs of finance departments, Diapason offers a comprehensive solution to simplify and optimize cash management, automate and secure payments, and manage the risks associated with financial portfolios. Diapason’s offering is also distinguished by its extensive customization capabilities, enabling the company to meet both standard and highly specific customer requirements. In particular, the company offers a range of scalable solutions, both for large corporations through myDiapason Enterprise and for small and medium-sized companies through myDiapason Treasury.

With the strategic and financial support of PSG, Diapason’s management team aims to reinforce its leading position in France and expand into new international markets, becoming a champion in cash management software across key European countries. The company’s ambition is to carry out targeted external growth operations, broaden its geographical footprint, and enrich its product offering. Diapason will benefit from PSG’s sector expertise, having supported the successful growth of Nomentia, one of Europe’s leading cash management software companies.

Bryan, Garnier & Co acts as Sole Financial Advisor to Seven2 and the Management of Diapason.

Bryan, Garnier & Co organized, prepared and led a limited auctions with Tier-1 Private Equity investors.

This marks another landmark transaction for Bryan, Garnier & Co’s software practice and is a further demonstration of its expertise in private equity-led transactions. Other notable transactions in 2023 include Bridgepoint’s investment in Sinari, the investment of Hg Capital in Nomadia, the investment of Keensight in e-Attestation, Carlyle’s investment in Groupe Lacour.

We are delighted with this partnership that will allow us to strategically expand in new geographies and harness Diapason's product capabilities and market positioning. Bryan Garnier's team connected us to a tailored range of potential investors, advising us and Seven2, to identify the ideal partner for our journey forward. With a shared commitment to excellence with PSG, we look positively to the future ahead, and remain committed to continue bringing value to our clients.

— Pascal Kravitzch - Chairman and co-founder of Diapason

Founded in 1990, Diapason has been involved in the world of software publishing in the service of financial processes for 30 years. The company focused its activities on the world of corporate treasury from 2009, giving birth to the Diapason solution.
Diapason offers a software solution that meets the digitalization needs of financial departments, allowing them to optimize their liquidity management, automate and secure their payments, and manage the risks associated with their portfolios of financial instruments.
Diapason is the translation of an approach of innovation and values carried by its employees: intellectual rigor and reliability, curiosity, and a sense of service to our customers.
Deployed in more than 100 groups of all sizes, the solution is used by more than 10,000 finance professionals in 50 countries.

PSG is a growth equity firm that partners with software and technology-enabled services companies to help them navigate transformational growth, capitalize on strategic opportunities, and build strong teams. Having backed more than 130 companies and facilitated over 470 add-on acquisitions, PSG brings extensive investment experience, deep expertise in software and technology, and a firm commitment to collaborating with management teams. Founded in 2014, PSG operates out of offices in Boston, Kansas City, London, Madrid, Paris, and Tel Aviv.