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Banking & Finance

Beqom secures USD300m strategic investment from Sumeru. The advisors

beqom, a company sponsored inter alia by Goldman Sachs and Eurazeo, receives a USD300 million investment by Sumeru Equity Partners and co-investors. Majority of the investment will fuel additional growth in product innovation to better support Compensation and HCM leaders worldwide. beqom specialises in cloud-based compensation management software; its platform is used to streamline compensation […]

Banking & Finance

Adiposs raises CHF 1.8m in first closing of pre-Series A

Adiposs, the developer of a unique diagnostic product for the non-invasive early detection of body wasting-cachexia, raises CHF 1.8 million in first closing of its Pre-Series A equity round.   The round was led by Privilège Ventured, a Swiss-based venture capital focused on seed and early-stage investments. Other investors include CR Ventures, Kick Foundation, Fondation […]

Banking & Finance

Aktiia closes its USD 17.5m series A financing round. The

Aktiia, the hypertension health-tech firm, has successfully closed its USD 17.5 million Series A funding led by Molten Ventures (formerly Draper Esprit) based in the UK, with participation from 415 Capital, Redalpine, Verve Ventures Partners and Translink Capital.   The new capital will be used to expand Aktiia’s commercial footprint in the NHS and key healthcare markets across Europe and to build out a team […]

Deal & transactions

Id est avocats advises IAR Group in the acquisition of

The newly formed Industrial Automation & Robotics Group (IAR Group) has acquired Bachmann Engineering in Switzerland and two other automation companies, Zeugma in Portugal and Automation Specialist Services in the USA with immediate effect. The aim is to leverage the strengths of the three successful companies to expand into new industries and geographic markets. Id […]

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id est avocats with Swiss VR startup UbiSim in the

Labster, a platform for virtual labs and interactive science, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire UbiSim, the virtual reality training platform for nursing, based in Lausanne. Labster focuses on early nursing education, offering simulations in biology, anatomy and physiology, and helping institutions to overcome limited access to laboratories and equipment.  UbiSim focuses on later […]

News

Nexthink reaches $1.1 billion valuation with $180M in series D

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.

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Id est avocats promotes Basile Walder and Alexandre Jotterand to

Basile Walder (pictured left) joined the firm in 2017, after practicing in the Geneva office of one of Switzerland’s largest firms. Basile has been routinely involved in complex IT, BPO and commercial projects and transactions with a focus on data, employment and regulatory issues. Alexandre Jotterand (pictured right) joined the firm in 2018, after practicing in a well known Geneva based commercial law firm. Alexandre has developed a strong expertise in data, privacy and technology licensing (including open source), and is a certified CIPP/E and CIPM practitioner