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Biom’Up secures EUR 31,3 million in Series C financing from Bpifrance Large Venture, Gimv and Lundbeckfond Ventures

Biom’Up secures EUR 31,3 million in Series C financing from Bpifrance Large Venture, Gimv and Lundbeckfond Ventures

St-Priest, 9 September 2015, 7:30 AM CET – Biom’Up today announced that the company has secured EUR 31,3 million in a Series C financing round from an investment syndicate consisting of Gimv, Bpifrance Large Venture and Lundbeckfond Ventures, alongside its existing shareholders (InnoBio, Sham Innovation Santé, ACG Management, Sofimac, Mérieux Développement, OTC AM, Euroainvest and […]

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Leapp forms partnership with Gilde Equity Management to accelerate growth

Leapp forms partnership with Gilde Equity Management to accelerate growth

Multichannel retailer Leapp has partnered with Gilde Equity Management to realize its European growth ambitions. The young company, founded in 2011, supplies refurbished Apple hardware to consumers, businesses and educational institutions. It does so through a multichannel retail concept that combines the advantages of an online shop with the safety and the personal support of […]

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Vendis Capital invests in HUMANOID

Vendis Capital invests in HUMANOID

Arnhem, 3 September 2015 – Sandra Harmsen and Hans Boelens, HUMANOID’s founders, have teamed up with Vendis Capital, the investment fund specialized in the European consumer sector, and Yvonne van Dormael who will become the new CEO of the company. HUMANOID was founded in 1981 and has grown into an established Dutch fashion brand, embraced […]

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The Dutch market leader in high temperature insulation solutions, Insulcon, joins the Ipcom Group

Ghent, 30 June 2015 – IPCOM NV, a Belgium based group of European companies specialized in the distribution and conversion of insulation products, has acquired all shares of the Insulcon Group, a leading Dutch manufacturer and distributor of high temperature solutions for the process industry. The acquisition of Insulcon fits in the strategy of Ipcom […]

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New biotech company Confo Therapeutics launched by VIB and Vrije Universiteit Brussel: Capricorn Venture Partners leads 1st financing round of € 3 million

New biotech company Confo Therapeutics launched by VIB and Vrije Universiteit Brussel: Capricorn Venture Partners leads 1st financing round of € 3 million

Ghent, Belgium: 24 June 2015 – The establishment of Confo Therapeutics, a spin-off of VIB and Vrije Universiteit Brussel, was announced today. A consortium led by Capricorn Health-Tech Fund with the participation of Qbic and SOFI contributed € 3 million in the first institutional round of investment. These resources will be used to develop further […]

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Waterland Private Equity Investments benoemt Frank Vlayen tot Group Managing Partner/CEO

Waterland Private Equity Investments benoemt Frank Vlayen tot Group Managing Partner/CEO

Bussum, 16 juni 2015 – Waterland Private Equity Investments maakt de benoeming van Frank Vlayen als Group Managing Partner/CEO bekend. Met ingang van juni 2015 is Frank Vlayen (1965) benoemd tot Group Managing Partner/CEO bij Waterland Private Equity Investments. Met deze benoeming neemt hij vanaf juni 2015 de dagelijkse leiding van Waterland over van Rob Thielen, oprichter […]

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Intelligent Group attracts capital from Waterland

Intelligent Group attracts capital from Waterland

Ghent/Antwerp, 15 June 2015 – The Belgian-Dutch investment company Waterland Private Equity Investments (Waterland) will provide growth capital to the Intelligent Group, the Belgian market leader in developing and providing hosting services. Intelligent was founded in 1999 by Jonas Dhaenens under the Combell brand and has grown to become the most important provider of hosting […]

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Gimv sells stake in Easyvoyage

Gimv sells stake in Easyvoyage

Following the exclusive talks with Webedia about the possible sale of Easyvoyage, an agreement was reached, allowing Webedia to acquire 57% of the shares. The management retains 30% and the balance will be held by the existing shareholders Gimv and Siparex. For more information, we refer to the attached press release from Webedia. Gimv is […]

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PMV EN LSP GAAN STRATEGISCHE ALLIANTIE AAN IN DE LEVENSWETENSCHAPPEN

PMV EN LSP GAAN STRATEGISCHE ALLIANTIE AAN IN DE LEVENSWETENSCHAPPEN

De Vlaamse investeringsmaatschappij PMV en het Nederlandse fonds Life Sciences Partners (LSP) sluiten een strategisch partnerschap om de industrie van de levenswetenschappen in Vlaanderen verder uit te bouwen en te versterken. Ze doen hiervoor een beroep op elkaars complementaire netwerken, vaardigheden en expertise.    Vlaanderen is een vooraanstaande regio voor de levenswetenschappen. Er zijn meer […]

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