Investment Year: 2012

Sector: B2C Services / Healthcare

As part of a generational transfer within the family-owned business, Montefiore completed a LBO of ISO alongside the management of the group, a leader in higher education for optical-eyewear professionals in France.

The transaction is an emblematic case of a successful management transition between generations, supplemented by the addition of new board positions.

In five years the company became a diversified group a offering programs in preparation for Bac +3 to Bac + 5 (master’s degree) level qualifications and preparing to several medical and healthcare careers with a high employability potential.

Innovation, digital transformation and external growth contributed to the group’s profitable growth and laid the foundations for its international development.

ISPS was sold in 2016 to G Square.