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Lobbying Costs

25,000€ - 49,999€

Financial year: Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)

0.1 Fte (1)

Lobbyists with EP accreditation


High-level Commission meetings


Lobbying Costs over the years

  • Info

    ARDIAN France

    EU Transparency Register

    389630949944-21 First registered on 24 Apr 2023

    Goals / Remit

    Ardian is a world-leading private investment house majority owned by its employees. Ardian manages or advises $164bn of assets on behalf of its clients. Ardian is an entrepreneurial business, focused on supporting talented management teams to build sustainable, growing companies. Ardian employs more than 1000 employees working from a global network of 19 offices in Europe, the Americas, Asia and the Middle East.

    Main EU files targeted

    As a global actor, Ardian is interested in understanding and following initiatives or policies that may have an impact on its activities, whether within the private equity industry or other sectors in which Ardian may invest. Proposals or activities of interest: InvestEU; Fit for 55 package (Renewable Energy, Hydrogen); industrial strategy; sustainable finance (SFDR, EU taxonomy); semiconductors; foreign direct investments; internal market.


    Head Office
    20, place Vendôme
    Paris 75001
    EU Office
    20, place Vendôme
    Paris 75001


  • People

    Total lobbyists declared


    Employment timeLobbyists

    Lobbyists (Full time equivalent)


    Lobbyists with EP accreditation

    No lobbyists with EP accreditations

    Complementary Information


    Person in charge of EU relations

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

    Person with legal responsibility

    Data not provided by Register Secretariat due to GDPR

  • Categories


    Companies & groups

  • Networking


    Europe - Invest Europe.
    Belgium - The Belgian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (BVA).
    France - France Invest.
    Germany - The German Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (BVK).
    Italy - Associazione Italiana del Private Equity, Venture Capital e Private Debt (AIFI).
    Spain - Asociación Española de Capital, Crecimiento e Inversión (ASCRI).
    Luxembourg - Luxembourg Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (LPEA).

    Member organisations

    None declared

  • Financial Data

    Interests represented

    Promotes their own interests or the collective interests of their members

    Closed financial year

    Jan 2023 - Dec 2023

    Lobbying costs for closed financial year

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Major contributions in closed year

    None declared

    Intermediaries for closed year

    lysios public affairs 25,000€ - 49,999€

    Intermediaries for current year

    lysios public affairs

    Closed year Costs

    25,000€ - 49,999€

    Other financial info


  • EU Structures

    Groups (European Commission)

    None declared

    Groups (European Parliament)


    Communication activities


    Other activities

    None declared

  • Meetings


    6 meetings found. Download meetings

    The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't proactively publish information about these meetings. For more information about which commissioner is responsible for which portfolio, check out this link: All information below comes from European Commission web pages.

    • Date 14 Feb 2024 Location Brussels
      Subject Ongoing EU initiatives relating to sectors within digital, transport, investment, and competitiveness
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Margrethe Vestager
      • Liliane Giardino-karlinger (Cabinet member)
      • Thomas Woolfson (Cabinet member)
    • Date 04 Dec 2023 Location Brussels + Videoconference
      Subject Telecom policy and investments
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      • Thierry Breton (Commissioner)
      • Eleonora Ocello (Cabinet member)
      Other Lobbyists
    • Date 16 Jun 2023 Location Webex
      Subject semiconductors, access to capital
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis
      Portfolio An Economy that Works for People
      • Zaneta Vegnere (Cabinet member)
    • Date 02 Jun 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject semiconductors
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Thierry Breton
      Portfolio Internal Market
      • Fabrice Comptour (Cabinet member)
    • Date 01 Jun 2023 Location Brussels
      Subject Presentation of Ardian and their low-carbon dedicated hydrogen fund Hy24 and sharing views on hydrogen and gas decarbonisation package.
      Cabinet Cabinet of Commissioner Kadri Simson
      Portfolio Energy
      • Helena Hinto (Cabinet member)
      • Ruud Kempener (Cabinet member)
    • Date 10 May 2023 Location video-call
      Subject Investment in net zero industry and clean energy
      Cabinet Cabinet of Executive Vice-President Frans Timmermans
      Portfolio European Green Deal
      • Antoine Colombani (Cabinet member)
      • Aleksandra Tomczak (Cabinet member)
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