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Institutions and partners

Marseille-Provence Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Conseil Général (General Council) des Bouches-du-Rhône

Pays d’Arles Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur-Corse Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Euroméditerranée is an ambitious project of urban planning and economic development located in Marseille. It is the largest operation of urban renewal in France.

Regional Institute for Creation and Business Development (IRCE)
Created at the initiative of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur Region and entrepreneurs, the IRCE's mission is the training and accompaniment of entrepreneurs.

Pays d’Aix Développement  
Pays d'Aix Développement welcomes and advises companies in all stages of their installation and development in the Pays d'Aix

Professional Associations

College of Chartered Accountants of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur-Corse Region
Chartered Accountants advise business leaders and help them find the best solutions for transferring businesses and maximizing assets.

Marseille Bar Association
Lawyers help solve problems relating to transfers of assets, corporate restructuring, and protection of property and professional assets when faced with competition, in strict compliance with the law.

Aix-en-Provence Bar Association
Lawyers help solve problems relating to transfers of assets, corporate restructuring, and protection of property and professional assets when faced with competition, in strict compliance with the law.

Financial Institutions

Société Marseillaise de Crédit (SMC)
In addition to the "Conseil Patrimonial du chef d’entreprise” cluster, the SMC helps entrepreneurs prepare for the sale of their businesses and helps them find buyers.

The bank offers a wide range of legal, fiscal, economic and financial services to optimize your business transfers. They offer standard loans to finance purchases and capital investment through their subsidiary BNP PARIBAS DEVELOPPEMENT.

LCF Rothschild
Edmond de Rothschild Corporate Finance operates as a subsidiary of La Compagnie Financière Edmond de Rothschild. They specialize in Mergers and Acquisitions advisory services including business sales and acquisitions, business valuation, financial engineering, strategic alliances and joint ventures.

A local Capital Company dedicated to very small businesses, PROENCIA is a regional financial partner that helps make up capital funds especially for small business takeovers

SOFIREM finances and accompanies the setting up and development of businesses in territories undergoing changes.

SAMENAR is a capital investment company dedicated to SMEs. They specialize in business transfers and takeovers.

SOMUPACA is a credit institution established in 1985 by trade associations and local authorities in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur area. They specialize in business transfers. Their committees are approved by the Département and made up of company managers.

Federations, professional trade unions and associations

UPE 13
The Bouches-du-Rhone Business Union is a trade association that brings together all companies in all sectors of activity, whatever their size, structure, or specialty.

Union des Industries Chimiques
The UIC is the professional organization that brings together chemical companies. It helps them develop, and represents and defends them in the various areas covered by its mission.

Fédération Régionale des Industries Agro-Alimentaires (F.R.I.A.A.)
The Regional Federation of Agro-food Industries of  Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur helps businesses become competitive, assists in developing employment and finding new markets.

Union des Industries et Métiers de la Métallurgie Provence-Alpes (UIMM) 
The Provence-Alpes UIMM (Union of metallurgy industries and trades) is a center of innovation and professional skills including metallurgy, mechanics, electricity, electronics and microelectronics.

CRITT Chimie-Plastiques-Matériaux Provence-Alpes-Côte-d'Azur
PACA Region Innovation and Technology Transfer Center dedicated to Chemistry-Plastics-Materials.

Chambre Syndicale de l'Habillement  
The Clothing Union Committee includes three sectors - clothes making, commerce and industry - and represents all sectors of regional clothing in Provence Alpes Côte d'Azur.

The mission of the POPsud optical photonic cluster is to build up contacts and partnerships between businesses, research laboratories and universities in the south of France in the fields of optics, photonics and image processing. It is also the support structure of the “Photonic Competitive cluster specializing in “Complex Optical and Imaging Systems”.