The starting point of Evolem: one entrepreneur

APRIL founded by Bruno Rousset

APRIL initial public offer through minority stake.

EVOLEM founded (acting as a business angel)

Strengthening the investment team,
first industry platforms created

Industrial holding strategy confirmed

Creation of the EVOLEM Citoyen endowment fund

APRIL, EVOLEM’s majority stake, is transferred to CVC Fund VII

Bruno Rousset, founder of the APRIL insurance group, set up EVOLEM in 1997 to help women and men along their entrepreneurial project.

Bruno Rousset, founder of the APRIL insurance group, set up Evolem in 1997 to help women and men along their entrepreneurial journey.
Following the April’s sell-off of the 13th of June 2019, Evolem has acquired new resources with the investment capacity of around € 850m. These funds will be allocated to our 4 major strategic axes : Citoyen, Platform, Start and Real Estate.