Clearwater International advises ABF Group on its integration with Warrant Hub, a subsidiary of Tinexta

Clearwater International has advised the shareholders of ABF Group, a French leader in public funding consulting and engineering, on its sale to Warrant Hub, a subsidiary of the Italian group, Tinexta.

Based in Tours and founded in 2004, ABF Group has established a strong network of partners and highly qualified professionals to offer consultancy services to companies. The group assists them in obtaining public financing to support their innovation and growth, as well as for European projects and tax incentives. ABF has experienced significant growth in recent years, now covering the entire French territory through its eight offices and more than 130 employees, positioning ABF as a leader in public finance engineering.

Tinexta offers innovative solutions for the digital transformation and growth of companies, professionals, and institutions. Listed on the Milan Euronext STAR market (MIC: MTAA), it is part of the European Tech Leader index as a high-growth technology group. Headquartered in Italy with representatives in 12 countries across Europe and Latin America and over 2,500 employees, Tinexta is active in the strategic sectors of digital trust, cybersecurity, and business innovation. The company reported a consolidated turnover of €357m in 2022.

Warrant Hub, Tinexta’s subsidiary, is dedicated to public finance engineering and is already present in five European countries.

This transaction aligns with Tinexta's strategy of strengthening its international position. It will enable Warrant Hub to establish itself as a leading player in the European market, support innovation and business growth, and promote its innovative services in France, following proven success Italy. The acquisition will also enhance the company’s expertise in public financing for innovation and sustainable development.