Nexthink, operating in digital employee experience (DEX) management software, announced a $180 million Series D financing round reaching a valuation of $1.1 billion. Permira, through its Growth Opportunities Fund, led a $180 million Series D round alongside existing investors including Highland Europe and Index Ventures. In addition to the investment, the company has announced that Bruce Chizen, former CEO of Adobe and senior advisor at Permira, will join its board of directors. The latest round will be used to accelerate Nexthink’s innovation, rapid growth and expansion, particularly in the US.
Id est avocats acted as Swiss legal advisor to Nexthink. The team was led by Michel Jaccard (pictured right) and Mehmet Toral (pictured left) and further included Tristan Gigon. They closely cooperate with Nexthink’s in-house team, that consisted of general counsel Daniel Corcoran, senior legal counsel Aïssatou Bah, and legal counsel Josh Brugman.