Banijay Entertainment has acquired TV production company Zig Zag

The Fusion Team have completed over 70 digital and media transactions for its private, corporate and private equity clients. For more information contact pkelly@fusioncorp.co.uk or visit our website
 
ACQUISITION 
FDN Database Reference:  F231109-305
 
Fusion Corporate Partners advised Zig Zag Holding. This is our first deal of 2010. The Fusion team was led by Paul Slight.

Acquirer:  Banijay Entertainment
ACQ Web:  http://www.banijay.com
Location:  France, Paris
Region:  Europe
Description:  In only 18 months Banijay has become a leading name in the global TV production industry. Founded by Stéphane Courbit with further backing from the De Agostini and D’Agnelli families, Banijay has grown through acquisition.  
Category:  Media, TV Production
Contact 1:  Pascale Amiel
Contact 2:  Guillaume De Verges
Contact 3:  Francois De Brugada
 
Vendor:  Zig Zag Holdings
Vendor Web:  http://www.zigzag.uk.com
Location:  UK, London   
Region:  Europe
Description:  UK TV production company with a factual entertainment programme focus
Category: Media, TV Production
Contact 1:  Danny Fenton, Managing Director
Contact 2:  Kevin Utton, Chief Operating Officer
 
Aprox. Value:  Undisclosed
 
Details:  Banijay Entertainment has acquired TV production company Zig Zag Holdings. Zig Zag presents a core strategic purchase for Banijay with its access to both the UK and US markets.

Links: Fusion Corporate Partners announcement

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: