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Paris (France), November 9th, 2021,

Financière de Courcelles advised the founder of IMAAT, Institut des Médias avancés, des Arts et des Technologies, in the sale of the school to AD Education, the European leader in creative training.

AD Education is opening a new chapter of its development in France by diversifying its creative training offer with the acquisition of IMAAT, l’Institut des Médias avancés, des Arts et des Technologies, a school dedicated to audiovisual professions with locations in Bordeaux, Lille, Lyon, Nantes, Nice and Toulouse.

IMAAT was founded in 2015 by professionals from the audiovisual industry in order to guarantee, to students wishing to enter these professions, an educational program that is perfectly in line with the developments and changes in this sector, as well as successful in professional integration. The school offers BTS and Bachelor programs in Audio Production and Film Production.

“With AD Education, IMAAT joins with a group of schools of excellence and gives itself the human and material means to continue its development in the training offer in France for students in the very dynamic audiovisual sector. We are very happy to be part of the AD Education group”, says Matthieu Boeche, Founder & CEO of IMAAT.

“We are delighted to welcome this new school which offers new fields of competences to students who are destined to evolve in the dynamic and creative audiovisual sector. The culture of excellence at the heart of the teaching, the high-tech equipment and the very strong relationships with the various private and institutional professional networks make IMAAT a reference that we are very happy to count among our establishments in France” announces Kevin Guenegan, President of AD Education.

The Education team at Financière de Courcelles is delighted to have supported IMAAT in this industrial operation, which confirms its leadership in the Education sector.

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