In 2010, ENFO, the largest European network of independent family offices, invited several members to join an investment structure called FPPI A.G (Family Platform for Private Investment A.G), in order to build a durable and diversified portfolio of direct holdings in medium-size European businesses. They chose GIRSZYN & ASSOCIES to represent them in France.
Platina is a foundation that was set up on the basis of a family office to invest capital in unlisted companies. In 2011, in the framework of an exclusive management agreement in the special situations segment, Platina chose GIRSZYN & ASSOCIES to lead and manage investments in troubled businesses whose turnaround potential is hampered by tight cash or lack of shareholder resolve.
Founded in 1997, Farinia is an industrial holding company created and directed by Frédéric Guinot. It is specialised in the acquisition of majority and minority holdings in businesses in the foundry, forge and materials transformation sector. In 2009, Farinia chose GIRSZYN & ASSOCIES to analyse and execute its investment operations in France and emerging countries.
We provide information about investments made by our principals only on request and with their agreement.
Unlisted companies represent a class of assets intended for Qualified Investors as defined in the French Code Monétaire et Financier (Monetary and Financial Code).
All investors are required to justify the lawful origin of their funds, in accordance with anti-money-laundering regulations as stipulated in the French Code Monétaire et
Financier (Monetary and Financial Code).
Since its inception in 2009, Girszyn & Associés have guided several family offices, foundations and privates investment holdings, among which: