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Gimv and other shareholders sell biopharmaceutical company Breath Therapeutics to Zambon after a fast development

Gimv and other shareholders sell biopharmaceutical company Breath Therapeutics to Zambon after a fast development

Today, Gimv, Sofinnova and Gilde Healthcare announced the sale of biopharmaceutical company Breath Therapeutics. Specialising in advanced and first-in-class inhalation therapies for severe respiratory diseases, Breath Therapeutics collected around EUR 43.5 million in one of the largest start-up financing rounds in 2017. With the support of the investors, two global Phase III trials are currently […]

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Standard Investment neemt belang in staalbouwbedrijf Hollandia

Standard Investment heeft in mei van dit jaar 50% van de aandelen in bedrijfsonderdelen Hollandia Structures, Hollandia Infra, Hollandia Services, Everest Industriële Montage en Hollandia UK (samen Hollandia Orange) overgenomen van Hollandia Holding, een van de meest toonaangevende Nederlandse bedrijven op het gebied van staal- en werktuigbouw. Hollandia heeft in haar 90-jarige bestaan binnen en […]

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DMC Biotechnologies announces first close of US$10.3M Series A financing led by Sofinnova Partners

Boulder, CO, USA:  9 July 2019 – DMC, an early-stage biotechnology company, announced today that is has raised a Series A equity financing led by Sofinnova Partners. The company also announced the addition to its Board of Directors of Josko Bobanovic, Partner and Manager of the Sofinnova Industrial Biotech Fund. Current investors Capricorn Venture Partners […]

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First closing of Capricorn Digital Growth Fund at € 48 million

Leuven, Belgium: 28 June 2019 – Capricorn Venture Partners, the Leuven-based independent manager of venture capital and equity funds, announces the first closing of its latest initiative, the Capricorn Digital Growth Fund securing more than € 48 million of commitments. Key investors in this first closing are Quest for Growth, PMV (ParticipatieMaatschappij Vlaanderen), FPIM (Federale Participatie […]

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Amaya and Laure de Gorostarzu partner with Vendis Capital to support the development of L’Atelier d’Amaya.

Amaya and Laure de Gorostarzu partner with Vendis Capital to support the development of L’Atelier d’Amaya.

Brussels, 3 June 2019 – Vendis Capital, the private equity fund specialized in consumer brands, joins forces with Laure and Amaya de Gorostarzu, co-founders of the jewellery brand L’Atelier d’Amaya.   Bordeaux-based L’Atelier d’Amaya designs and markets an extensive range of silver and golden jewellery, combining timeless products with trendy creations and allowing customers to […]

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Euro Media Group reinforces its Italian and European Outside broadcast activities with the acquisition of Global Production

Euro Media Group (EMG) has announced the acquisition of Global Production, a major player in the Italian and European Outside broadcasting Market Based in Turin, Italy, Global Production operates a fleet of 3 Outside Broadcast trucks equipped with the most advanced technology available for HD and UHD HDR productions providing services to some of the […]

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DWS Fund to acquire Hansea, a leading Belgian public transport infrastructure operator, from Cube Infrastructure Fund and Gimv

DWS Fund to acquire Hansea, a leading Belgian public transport infrastructure operator, from Cube Infrastructure Fund and Gimv

Cube Infrastructure Fund (Cube) and Gimv today announce the sale of Hansea to a fund managed by DWS (“DWS”), a global infrastructure manager. With the support of its investors, the company has focused on organic growth and an active buy & grow strategy since 2014. In 2014, Cube and Gimv acquired Hansea (Antwerp, www.hansea.be). With […]

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Gimv invests in German energy storage specialist Smart Battery Solutions

Gimv invests in German energy storage specialist Smart Battery Solutions

Gimv has acquired a majority stake in Smart Battery Solutions GmbH (SBS) based in Kleinostheim near Frankfurt. With Gimv’s support, the company aims to continue its strong growth path in the highly dynamic battery market, to increase its workforce, and to expand its production capacity. Smart Battery Solutions (https://smart-battery-solutions.de/) was founded in 2010 by four […]

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