Afone participations

Afone Participations is a telecommunications and electronic payments company.
We are also involved in corporate equity investing.

Our management team

Philip FOURNIER
Chair and Managing Director

Eric DURAND-GASSELIN 
Deputy Managing Director

Afone Participations is a telecommunications and electronic payments company. The group has three areas of expertise:

Afone Participations is listed on the Euronext Paris stock exchange. The group has more than 600,000 private, professional and corporate clients.

Key dates

Here are a few key dates to help you understand the group’s history.

2013

Afone launched it secure online payment solution, ComNpay.

2007

Afone launched its mobile phone business as an MVNO.

2001

Afone was floated on the stock exchange.

2017

To reflect its growth strategy, Afone changed its name to Afone Participations.

2011

Afone launched its electronic payments business as a payment institution.

2004

Afone bought “Carte et Services” and launched its electronic payments business.

1997

Philip Fournier and Eric Durand-Gasselin formed a company, Afone, to provide telecommunications services to businesses.

Key dates

Here are a few key dates to help you understand the group’s history.

2017

To reflect its growth strategy, Afone changed its name to Afone Participations.

2013

Afone launched it secure online payment solution, ComNpay.

2011

Afone launched its electronic payments business as a payment institution.

2007

Afone launched its mobile phone business as an MVNO.

2004

Afone bought “Carte et Services” and launched its electronic payments business.

2001

Afone was floated on the stock exchange.

1997

Philip Fournier and Eric Durand-Gasselin formed a company, Afone, to provide telecommunications services to businesses.