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C4 Ventures is a leading European venture fund founded by Pascal Cagni (VP & GM Apple EMEIA 2000-2012). Based in London and Paris, we typically invest in early stage (Series A) startups based in Europe and later stage startups seeking to expand into European markets. We are passionate and knowledgeable about three themes: Smart hardware, future of commerce, and digital media. Our team has strong experience in product development and omni-channel/go-to-market strategy.
Dentons UK and Middle East LLP
Dentons is the largest law firm in the world, with over 8,000 lawyers based in over 160 locations in over 70 countries. Uniquely, nearly every office is full-service. This is why Dentons has become a "one-stop-shop" for many of the world's top-25 funds on large cross-border transactions.
Hadean Ventures AS
Hadean Ventures is a Life Science Fund manager that invests in life science companies across Europe with a particular focus on the Nordic region. The funds are backed by leading private and institutional investors. Hadean Ventures has offices in Oslo and Stockholm and collaborates with world-class academic institutions and start-up hubs across the region.
LocalTapioca General Mutual Insurance Company
LocalTapiola Group is a mutual group of companies owned by its customers. It serves private customers, farmers, entrepreneurs, corporate customers and organisations. The number of owner-customers is approximately 1.6 million. The Group consists of 20 regional mutual insurance companies, as well as the national companies, LocalTapiola General, LocalTapiola Life, LocalTapiola Asset Management and LocalTapiola Real Estate Asset Management. www.lahitapiola.fi
With a unique global footprint that includes the 4 leading centres for private equity (Cayman, Guernsey, Jersey, Luxembourg) Ogier provides a full spectrum of services to private equity houses and their advisers and intermediaries, as well as PE, venture capital, infrastructure. Real estate and mezzanine managers. Our PE team has a track record of advising clients on a range of transactions and have been involved in dome of the most noteworthy deals in our jurisdictions.
PM Equity Partner Sàrl
We are the corporate venture capital and private equity investment arm of Philip Morris international (NYSE: PM). We invest in entrepreneurs and growth companies that share our vision of profitable sustainability and sustainable profitability. As a long-term investment partner our support includes scientific substantiation, business development and marketing excellence. We invest in environmental health, human health and healthier FMCG.
Polish Development Fund (PFR)
The Polish Development Fund (PFR) is a group of financial and advisory institutions supporting companies, local governments and individuals and investing in sustainable social and economic development of Poland. This year we are launching a Private Equity Fund of Funds with a ca €150m to be invested into new and existing funds.
Simpson Thacher Bartlett
Since 1978 Simpson Thacher’s London office has advised the world’s leading private equity firms and their portfolio companies on a broad range of transactions throughout Europe and beyond. From 2013 to 2017, the Firm’s M&A practice advised on 275 announced transactions in Europe with a combined transaction value of more than $730 billion. We have represented private equity clients on debt and equity offerings by European and U.S. issuers in London, including IPOs and over 110 high yield bond deals with a total value in excess of $77 billion since 2011. Our premier London-based banking team represents private equity firms and their portfolio companies in sophisticated acquisition financings as well as other structured credit facilities across Europe. We are fund counsel to Europe’s elite private equity sponsors, acting for seven of the ten largest European private equity buyout firms. Since 2011 we have advised sponsors on fundraisings worth over €100 billion in aggregate commitments.
Target Global is an international VC firm headquartered in Berlin, with €600m in AUM. Connecting the key European start-up ecosystems we leverage their respective DNA across our global network. Building on our experienced team, with substantial operational and investment experience, we help exceptional entrepreneurs to build market leaders.We follow a lifecycle approach, the portfolio includes companies such as Auto1, Delivery Hero, GoEuro, Dreamline and WeFox.
White Star Capital
White Star Capital is an early-stage Venture Capital firm built by a team of founders, investors and operators with a track record of entering new markets, expanding teams and exiting companies. We’re based out of Paris, New York, Montreal, London and Tokyo and invest around the world in those exceptional entrepreneurs building ambitious businesses that use data as their competitive advantage.