PARIS Aug 4 France's FSI strategic investment
fund has taken a 5 percent stake in French information
technology group Bull , it said in a statement on
FSI executive committee member Bertrand Finet said the fund
supported Bull's management team and strategic plan.
The FSI added it would seek to have a representative on
Bull's board following the stake purchase.
Bull posted sales of more than 1.2 billion euros ($1.7
billion) last year, with almost half in its international
business, and employs about 8,600 staff, including more than
4,500 in France, the FSI said.
($1 = 0.700 Euros)
(Reporting by James Regan; Editing by Christian Plumb and David