Nadir Chaibi

Corporate M&A | build up and integration specialist

Paris, France


Build up and integration specialist | All size (except large cap) | Multisector (except FIG) | France and worldwide

Domain experience

Relevant Total Experience: 6 years

Seniority Level: Manager

Sector Experience: 

Communication Services Consumer Discretionary Consumer Staples Energy Financials FinTech Health Care Industrials Information Technology Materials Real Estate Utilities


Skilled in: Corporate Development, Due Diligence, Legal, Portfolio Services & Add-on M&A, Private Equity & Growth Capital, Sell-side M&A

Languages: English, French

Work Experience


M&A Manager



- 1/10/2023

In charge of external growth and business development at Mercialys, a listed-leading French real estate company (SBF 120) with 3bn+ AuM (50+ commercial centers) 2 investments completed : Imocom (investment management company) & DEPUR Consulting (F&B Consulting company) Conducted the call for tenders for the deployment of electric charging stations in mercialys car parks Open innovation


M&A Associate



- 30/11/2021

Socotec is the leading European provider of Testing, Inspection and Certification ("TIC") services focused on Asset Integrity in the Construction and Infrastructure sectors. - Successful external growth strategy: 30+ acquisitions 2017-21 | Participated in 20+ acquisitions | M&A department of 2 people (incl. me) - Company under LBO: Cobepa + CD&R M&A Associate – Group level - c.20 completed transactions – only 2 people (including me) in the M&A department - Involved in all aspects of transactions from market research and identification of new targets to closing and follow-up Chief Integration Officer - Leading integration teams to meet targets and managing the overall integration plan by following-up the integration workstreams (governance, treasury, finance, legal, IT, purchase, marketing & communication, etc.) Project Management Officer – Disposal of Rothschild Five Arrows’ Minority stake in Socotec (EV>€1.8bn) – 2nd largest LBO of 2019 in France - Supported the sell-side advisor (Rothschild) for the preparation of the marketing materials (Teaser, IM, Management Presentation) and management of the discussions between the key players (shareholders, management, internal teams, VDD providers) - Data room management (sourcing and Q&A) and attendance to Expert sessions and Management presentations with potential buyers


Head of Financial Controlling [temporary position during COVID 1st wave]



- 30/9/2020

Temporary position of 6 months during COVID-19 crisis (M&A put on hold): Head of financial controlling of the french HSE subsidiary of Socotec Group (c.€40m revenue | 400 FTEs) Monthly reporting to ExCom, Forecast (P&L, cashflow), Budget process, Profitability improvement alongside the operational teams...

Crédit Mutuel Equity

Private Equity Analyst



- 30/9/2018

€3bn AuM Minority investments with tickets between €1m and €100m

Incubateur emlyon business school




- 31/3/2018

We assisted a fintech company on a €1m fundraising (market study, business plan modeling, etc.).


M&A Analyst



- 31/7/2016

Sectors: FIG, Real Estate, ICT

BNP Paribas

Private banker assistant (Internship)



- 31/8/2014


emlyon business school



- 31/12/2018

East China Normal University



- 31/12/2018

IAE Paris-Est



- 31/12/2016

Université Paris-Est Créteil (UPEC)



- 31/12/2014