SagardSince 2004

  • After joining Sagard as an Associate in 2004, Saïk was promoted to Investment Director in 2009 and made Partner in January 2013.
  • He plays an active role in originating and executing deals, as well as in tracking investment performance and managing divestments.

Previously

Saïk began his career at Morgan Stanley, working first as an Analyst and then as an Associate in the M&A Department. He participated in a number of divestments by large French companies, particularly as part of transactions involving private equity funds and manufacturing corporations.

Sterimed (Since 2019)

Organic growth and industrial consolidation
Minority stake
Medical packaging

Sterimed is a leading global provider of medical sterilization packaging solutions for hospitals and medical devices manufacturers.

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Vulcain (Since 2019)

Organic growth and industry consolidation
Minority stake
Engineering

Vulcain Ingénierie is a leading specialized engineering company, with a focus on Energy, Oil&Gas, Pharma and Infrastructures.

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Climater (Since 2018)

Organic growth and industry consolidation
Majority stake
Climate engineering

Climater is a leading French regional specialist in climate engineering (installation and maintenance of heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems)

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Ceva (Since 2010)

Organic growth and industry consolidation
Minority stake
Animal health

Ceva is the world’s seventh largest veterinary pharmaceuticals company, one of the leading independent producers and number two worldwide in poultry vaccines.

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IPACKCHEM (2017 - 2021)

Organic growth
Majority stake
Plastic packaging

World’s leading manufacturer of high-performance rigid plastic containers.

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Groupe HMY (2005 - 2017)

Organic growth
Majority stake
Retail store design and fitting-out

HMY is the world leader in the design, engineering, manufacturing and fitting of retail furniture.

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Les Délices des 7 Vallées (2015 - 2018)

Organic growth and industry consolidation
Majority stake
Food products manufacturing

Les Délices des 7 Vallées is a leading French supplier of premium frozen pastries and cakes sold in hypermarkets, supermarkets and restaurants.

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Cérélia (2011 - 2015)

Industry and market consolidation
Majority stake
Food products manufacturing

Cérélia is Europe’s leading manufacturer of pie and pizza dough sold under private labels.

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Kiloutou (2005 - 2018)

Organic growth and industry consolidation
Minority stake
Construction equipment hire and specialised services for the building trades

Already France’s second largest equipment rental company, Kiloutou is now emerging as a market leader across Europe.

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Depolabo (2006 - 2008)

Organic growth
Majority stake
Pharmaceuticals pre-wholesaler

Outsourced supply chain services for pharmaceutical manufacturers and direct sales in chemist shops.

SGD (2007 - 2010)

Network expansion and industry consolidation
Joint controlling interest
Glass bottle manufacturer

A leading manufacturer of premium glass bottles for perfumes and cosmetics.

CEPL (2005 - 2008)

Network expansion and industry consolidation
Majority stake
Logistics and supply chain services

A European leader in the niche market for outsourced detailed picking services.