Orrick Advises WHILL on $45 Million Series C Financing Round


Orrick advised WHILL, Inc., the innovative company behind the award-winning, next-generation Personal Electric Vehicles (PEVs), on the completion of a $45 million Series C financing round.
Headquartered in Yokohama with offices in the San Francisco Bay Area, Taiwan and Europe, this latest financing round will give WHILL the ability to greatly broaden its geographic footprint across other European countries through new partnerships and branches, and hiring employees to support this global growth. 
A transpacific Orrick team advised WHILL, consisting of Joseph Perkins, Kevin Kearney, Michael Ruiz and Julien Vaughan in Silicon Valley and Hiroki Sugita, Sakon Kuramoto and Miho Yamada in Tokyo.