News - 18.09.2017

The Figaro group has entered exclusive negotiations to acquire 100% of the shares of Marco Vasco

Founded in 2007 by Geoffroy de Becdelièvre and Mathieu Bouchara, Marco Vasco is a French tour operator that specializes in providing personalized online travel solutions. The group has successfully obtained several rounds of funding from Alven, Iris Capital and GIMV, as well as Olivier Duha, the co-founder of Webhelp, who invested privately in the company.

Marco Vasco operates in the fast-growing customized travel sector. 150 travel consultants (all of whom either local to or passionate about their destination) provide off-the-beaten-track experiences while emphasizing the highest service standards. Marco Vasco, with a headcount of 240, will record annual revenues of over €65 million in 2017 with a strong dynamic of organic growth.