Thibaut Baptiste

Thibaut Baptiste

Associé, Corporate Finance - M&A

Executive summary

Thibaut BAPTISTE is a Partner of BDO Corporate Finance in France. He is specialised in small and mid-size transactions and Head of the M&A advisory practice of BDO France.


Specific skills

  • Pre-sale preparation
  • Sell-side advisory
  • Buy-side advisory
  • Valuation
  • Due diligence
  • Private Equity and Fundraising

Main activities

  • Thibaut advises mainly shareholders of family-owned small and mid-cap companies active across all sectors. He organizes complete sales and acquisition processes both in France and abroad.
  • Thibaut also advises fundraisings and is well connected and active in the French Private Equity community.


  • Thibaut is very active in the International Corporate Finance Group of BDO and is in permanent contact with the M&A Group of BDO international. Therefore, many of the transactions he advises are cross-border.

Before BDO ?

  • Before joining BDO in 2012, Thibaut spent more than 5 years in M&A advisory at Societex Corporate Finance in Paris where he advised numerous international deals involving small and mid-cap companies.
  • Previously Thibaut experienced several international positions in the Finance area including abroad in Germany and on Reunion Island.
  • Thibaut holds an International MBA from Esslingen Graduate School in Germany and a MSc in Automotive Engineering from ESTACA in Paris.