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Mathieu de Medeiros appointed as partner

Mathieu de Medeiros appointed as partner

Vendis Capital is strengthening its position in France by appointing Mathieu de Medeiros as partner in charge of the French market.   Vendis Capital herewith reaffirms its ambition to provide entrepreneurs and businesses with the value added of a European sector fund and the cultural and geographic proximity of local teams.   After starting his […]

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Smile Invest, new partner for Oldelft Ultrasound to facilitate next phase of growth

Smile Invest announces today that it acquires a majority stake in Oldelft Ultrasound (“Oldelft”) from Gimv. The investment from Smile Invest will facilitate the next phase of growth of the company with a continued focus on product development and commercial excellence. Oldelft is the only independent global manufacturer of high-quality transesophageal echocardiography (“TEE”)  ultrasound probes, […]

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Gimv sells Oldelft Ultrasound, producer of innovative ultrasonic probes for medical diagnostics

Gimv sells Oldelft Ultrasound, producer of innovative ultrasonic probes for medical diagnostics

In 2012, Gimv acquired a majority stake in medical diagnostics company Oldelft Ultrasound (Delft – NL, www.oldelft.nl), which develops and produces innovative ultrasonic probes for medical diagnosis, with the ambition of achieving further international growth through continuous development and expanding the product portfolio. Oldelft is the only independent player worldwide in the field of specialized […]

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Gimv invests in cooling and heating equipment rental company Coolworld Rentals

Gimv invests in cooling and heating equipment rental company Coolworld Rentals

Gimv acquires a shareholding in fast-growing Coolworld Rentals, a full-service renter of cooling and heating equipment. Gimv becomes the majority shareholder alongside the founders, the Buijzen family and Jack Buijnsters, and management. Once the transaction is completed, Director Sales and Marketing Ruud van Mierlo will become CEO. Current CEO Jack Buijnsters remains involved in the […]

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Ackermans & van Haaren acquires a 60% par-ticipation in Biolectric next to founder and CEO Philippe Jans

Biolectric (www.biolectric.be), founded in 2011, is market leader in the segment of the production and sale of compact biogas installations (< 100kW) for livestock and pig farms and water treatment plants. Thanks to the technique of anaerobic digestion, the methane gas from manure is converted into energy (electricity and heat) and prevents the emission of […]

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Sofindev sells its participation in House of Talents, specialized HR services group for shortage occupations, to Baltisse

Sofindev sells its participation in House of Talents, specialized HR services group for shortage occupations, to Baltisse

Ghent, 5 february, 2019 – After a very successful partnership with Steve Rousseau and the entire team of House of Talents, Sofindev today announces the sale of its participation in House of Talents to Baltisse, the investment company of Filip Balcaen. Baltisse acquires a majority stake in House of Talents. Steve Rousseau and the management […]

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DC Corporate Finance and Common Ground Corporate Finance successfully raise 53 Million Euro of equity, senior debt and subordinated debt to finance the Renasci Waste Recycling project.

DC Corporate Finance and Common Ground Corporate Finance successfully raise 53 Million Euro of equity, senior debt and subordinated debt to finance the Renasci Waste Recycling project.

Renasci® is a Belgium based integrated Industrial Waste Recycling and Revaluation Project that offers an integrated solution for global challenges related to waste and biomass management. To this end, the company has developed the Smart Chain Processing® concept, a combination of existing and new technologies that allows the processing of complex waste streams with maximum raw […]

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Capricorn Venture Partners holds final close of its Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund at € 86.5 million adding new investors

Capricorn Venture Partners holds final close of its Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund at € 86.5 million adding new investors

Leuven, Belgium: January 7, 2019 – Capricorn Venture Partners has successfully held the final closing of its Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund (“CSCF”) at € 86.5 million, adding over € 30 million to its committed capital. CSCF focuses on early and growth stage investments in the sustainable chemistry field. Demographic shifts, climate change and resource pressure drive a […]

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Capricorn ICT Arkiv, Quest for Growth and Pamica invest in Leuven-based scale-up miaa Guard

Capricorn ICT Arkiv, Quest for Growth and Pamica invest in Leuven-based scale-up miaa Guard

Leuven, Belgium: 3 January 2019 – Capricorn Venture Partners is investing both from the Capricorn ICT Arkiv as well as from Quest for Growth in a total round of € 3 million in miaa Guard, the Leuven based Identity and Access Management Solutions Company. Pamica, the investment vehicle form Michel Akkermans has also joined the round. miaa […]

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