Meridiam in brief

Meridiam in brief

A leading investor in public infrastructure

Meridiam is a global investor and asset manager specializing in public and community infrastructure with a long-term view. Founded in 2005 by current CEO Thierry Déau, the company is an independent player committed to aligning the interests of all stakeholders.

Meridiam develops projects in OECD countries by working closely with public authorities at every stage of their projects, from design through long-term management (25 years). Meridiam promotes a hands-on approach with a strong focus on technical, environmental and social aspects as well as an active engagement with project stakeholders. 

Investments serving the public interest

Our business model is built exclusively on the equity financing of projects sponsored by public authorities for the benefit of the community.
Meridiam develops, finances, builds and manages various types of projects:

  • Transport infrastructure: high-speed rail lines, roads and highways, tunnels and airports,
  • Social infrastructure: schools, universities, healthcare centers, hospitals, public research facilities,
  • Public buildings: courthouses, government offices, ministries,
  • Utility networks and services: water, waste management.

The company currently manages three different funds: Meridiam I, Meridiam Europe II and Meridiam North America II, in addition to separately managed accounts for certain large investors.

Awards

Infrastructure Journal award: Infrastructure Fund of the Year 2013 - Infrastructure

 
Infrastructure Investor award: European Infrastructure Fund Manager of the Year 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012
Infrastructure Journal award: Fund Manager of the Year 2011 - Global
Project Finance award: European Sponsor of the Year 2009
PFI award: Global Financial Sponsor of the Year 2009
Infrastructure Journal award: Sponsor of the Year 2009

 

Key figures
5
main
funds
Meridiam I (MI)
Meridiam Europe II (MEII)
Meridiam North America II (MNAII)
Meridiam Infrastructure Africa Funds (MIAF)
Meridiam Transition (MT)
projects financed
50
projects financed
around the world
including 11 in North America
billion
€5
billion
of assets under management
billion
€40
billion
OVERALL VALUE OF PROJECTS
DEVELOPED BY MERIDIAM
LOCAL PUBLIC STAKEHOLDERS
50 
LOCAL PUBLIC STAKEHOLDERS
with whom Meridiam partners
15
OECD GOVERNMENTS
with whom Meridiam partners
employees
150
employees
INCLUDING 70 WORKING IN PROJECT COMPANIES
20 DIFFERENT NATIONALITIES