Turnover: 570 million EUR (2022)

Country: France

  • Le Figaro is a French press group owned by the Dassault family
  • Organizer of the Solitaire du Figaro sailing race since its acquisition of the event in 1980.


In the Figaro Group fold, Gala magazine redoubles its ambitions 17/11/2023

  • The Figaro Group acquired the weekly magazine Gala from Vivendi and its subsidiary Prisma Media in 2023.
  • Gala has changed ownership twice in three years, passing from Bertelsmann to Vivendi at the end of 2021, then to the Figaro Group in 2023.
  • Gala employs 60 journalists out of a total workforce of 70.
  • The Gala brand has over 9.4 million subscribers on TikTok, 60% of whom are located abroad.
  • Gala is the leading European media account on TikTok, and the fourth largest worldwide.
  • With the acquisition of Gala, the Figaro Group will reach 14.6 million women, representing 52% of the female population in France.
  • In 2022, Gala's sales amounted to 40 million euros, half of which came from advertising.
  • Gala's paid circulation in France is 123,123 copies a week, including 20,000 subscribers to the glossy magazine.
  • Gala has a daily readership of over 1.1 million.
  • During the Cannes Film Festival, Gala publishes a 96-page daily in French and English, with a circulation of 15,000.

Gala" weekly to be sold to Figaro 05/07/2023

  • Vivendi to launch takeover bid for Lagardère in 2022.
  • Gala has 8 million subscribers on TikTok.
  • Average circulation of Gala in 2022: 128,000 copies.
  • Visitors to Gala website in May: 59.4 million.
  • Gala annual sales: approx. 30 million euros.
  • Almost half of Gala's sales are generated digitally.
  • Gala has 130 employees, including 60 journalists and a dozen support staff.

Le Figaro, in good shape, ready to explore new territories | Le Figaro, in good shape, ready to explore new territories 06/02/2023

  • Sales to reach 570 million euros by 2022.
  • The daily breaks even.
  • Le Figaro" has 270,000 digital subscribers, out of a total of 400,000.
  • Website publisher and digital marketing specialist CCM Benchmark generates sales of €65 million.
  • Travel and ticketing activities generate sales of €100 million
  • 60% of the group's revenues are generated digitally

Financial Data

DUNS: 542077755


Address: 14 BD HAUSSMANN , 75009 PARIS 9

Number of employees: Entre 1 000 et 1 999 salariés (2018)

Capital: 41 860 475 EUR

Financial Data:

Year Turnover (€) Net Profit (€) Fiscal Year End Fiscal Year Duration
2016 351 098 305 EUR 8 142 780 EUR 31/12/2016 12

Company Managers:

Position First Name Last Name Age Linkedin
Président Charles Edelstenne 86
Directeur général Marc FEUILLEE 61

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