Press Release
July 19, 2022

Latour Capital becomes the majority stakeholder of the Pharmacie Lafayette group (Hygie31)

The Paris team advised Latour Capital on a majority investment in the holding company of Pharmacie Lafayette (Hygie31), a major player in the health and wellness sector. 

Latour Capital acquires Five Arrows’ stake and becomes the majority stakeholder of the holding company. The management, Bpifrance and Five Arrows also invest as minority stakeholders.  

The Goodwin debt finance team also advised Barings and Arcmont Asset Management (lenders) on the unitranche financing of the acquisition.

The Goodwin corporate team, advising Latour Capital, was led by Maxence Bloch and included Simon Servan-Schreiber and Benhouda Derradji on corporate aspects, Marie Fillon and Louis de Chezelles on IP aspects, as well as Marie-Laure Bruneel on tax aspects.

The Goodwin debt finance team, advising Barings and Arcmont Asset Management, was led by Adrien Paturaud and Benjamin Filiatre on finance aspects and Charles-Henri de Gouvion Saint Cyr on tax aspects.