August 2012 – Bertrand Dumon acted as adviser to APX during the sale of its business to SPIE Communications

Paris, August 28th 2012 – Bertrand Dumon acted as adviser to APX and its controlling shareholders during the sale of its Managed Services subsidiary to SPIE Communications

Following approval from the French anti-trust authority (Autorité de la Concurrence) on August 9th, the SPIE subsidiary SPIE Communications completed its purchase of the APX Managed Services subsidiary in accordance with the initial timetable.

APX’s specialised Managed Services subsidiary employs 1,030 people and generated revenue of 58 million Euros in 2011.

The APX Managed Services business (local services and Managed Services) is complementary to the SPIE Communications subsidiary SPIE Infoservices business.

The company will operate out of four main service centres: Helpdesks at Rungis (94) and Lyon (69), remote services at Echirolles (38) and logistics at Herblay (95).