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Ardian, the investment company, holds three values at its core: excellence, loyalty and entrepreneurship.
Ardian is managed by the team that founded the company. Our employees are the largest shareholder, backed by institutional shareholders, with whom a common vision is shared. With US$55 billion of assets managed or advised, we invest in a way that responsibly creates enduring value, superior returns and shared outcomes for our investors, partners, portfolio companies and their employees.
By doing this we help create growth and prosperity in economies across the world. Ardian is distinctly European but maintains a global outlook. Entrepreneurship lies at the heart of our culture, fuelled by bold and original thinking. We hold true to our conviction that a long-term approach to investing delivers sustainable success.
Between January 2015 and April 2016, Ardian has raised more than $20 billion across four areas of activity – Funds of Funds, Direct Funds, Infrastructure and Private Debt. 2015 was also a year of geographical expansion with the opening of two new offices in Madrid and San Francisco.
Ardian was founded in 1996 and led by Dominique Senequier, is an independent private investment company with assets of US$55bn managed or advised in Europe, North America and Asia. Discover our company, our teams, our investment activities and our portfolio companies.
The company offers its investors a diversified choice of funds covering the full range of asset classes, including Fund of Funds and Direct Funds.