Founded 10 years ago and backed by XAnge and Creadev, Sculpteo is the pioneer and specialist of digital manufacturing with a full range of online 3D printing services.

By joining the world’s leading chemical company, Sculpteo 3D platform will be developed further into a global network to offer customers end-to-end industrial 3D printing solutions.

This is the 6th cross border M&A deal advised by Clipperton within the last 16 months, highlighting its expertise in managing this type of transactions, e.g. Matooma (FR) sold to Wireless Logic (UK), NetRange (DE) sold to Access Co. (JP), Vide Dressing (FR) sold to Adevinta (NO), etc.

Paris/San Francisco/Ludwigshafen, November 2019 – European corporate finance firm Clipperton is pleased to announce it acted as sole financial advisor to Sculpteo on its sale to BASF, world’s leading chemical company. Founded in 2009 by Eric Carreel and Clément Moreau, Sculpteo operates an online platform with integrated production for the manufacturing of prototypes, individual objects, and serial production components with a range of different additive manufacturing technologies.