Deal Flow 3.0: 5 Things We Learned About European Tech Deal Terms in 2022
2 minute read | March.07.2023
Attilio Mazzilli is a corporate partner, member of the international Technology Companies Group and Head of the Italian Tech Group.
His practice focuses on cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions. He advises high growth technology companies and Venture Capital firms in several areas, including corporate and securities law, mergers and acquisitions, and listings. Several standout technology companies and their founders have turned to Attilio, who currently represents the same at all stages of their life-cycle.
Attilio recently assisted
Safety21 in the acquisition of the entire share capital of Kapsch TrafficCom Srl, Italian branch of Kapsch TrafficCom AG.
Cerba HealthCare, leader in outpatient diagnostics, in the acquisition from Global Healthcare Services Sàrl (an independently managed investment company of Investindustrial VI) of the entire stake of Lifebrain, one of the largest Italian providers in clinical laboratory testing in the fields of clinical chemistry, haematology, immunochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, cytology and pathology.
Scalapay a leading European Buy Now – Pay Later provider:
HAT Technology & Innovation - as lead investor of the club deal vehicle Innova Club 1 - in the leveraged buy-out for the acquisition of the medtech company Burke & Burke.
Banca Sella Holding and Fabrick S.p.A., a company specialized in the development of open banking and fintech solutions owned by Banca Sella Group, in the joint venture agreement with illimity Bank S.p.A. concerning the fintech company Hype S.p.A.
Neva SGR SpA in its investment in the Series C financing of V-Nova, a United Kingdom based company that is dedicated to improving data compression technology for videos and images.
Green Arrow Capital in the acquisition of the entire share capital of Quadrivio SGR, leading Italian asset management company.
brumbrum, Italy’s leading digital car retailer and subscription platform, in its acquisition by Cazoo Group, Europe’s leading online car retailer based in London.
Neutrino in the transfer of the corporate capital to a Digital Currency Exchange (U.S.)
BlackSheep Ventures in its €2 million investment in the financing of Scibids, a Milan based company that develops AI platforms to increase the ROI of paid media while respecting consumer privacy.
BlackSheep Ventures in its investment in the €1.1 million Series Seed financing of ID Ward Limited, a United Kingdom based company that is the developer of turnkey identity and data management solution intended for federated AI technology and privacy-preserving marketing.
HBM Healthcare Investments (Cayman) Ltd. in its €3.99 million investment in the US$15 million Series A financing of 1000Farmacie, an Italy based company that is an innovative start-up engaged in the business of the development, production and marketing of an innovative technological platform for the sale of drugs, parapharmaceuticals, dietary and orthopedic products in general. Additional investors included Corisol Holding, Investors Club, Iag, Liftt and Healthware Ventures.
Kreos Capital, in the context of the Euro 60 million Series B round of Grover, Europe's market leader in consumer tech subscriptions. The 60 million round is comprised of 45 million in equity from investors and 15 million in venture debt financing provided by Kreos Capital.
Innovation Growth Ventures in its investment in the US$130 million Series C financing of Huma, a London based company that developed a mobile platform designed to improve every facet of digital health through data.
Everli, Italian based company that provides an online grocery delivery platform designed to transform the way people buy groceries and home essentials, in its US$100 million Series C financing led by Verlinvest S.A., a Brussels-based private investment group. The investment aims to accelerate the company's growth plans and international expansion.
Prima.it, in its € 100 million investment round from Goldman Sachs and Blackstone.
Lightrock, in its investment in the € 93 million Series C round of Satispay, together with TIM Ventures, Square and Trecent.
GP Bullhound in its investment in Vivino, the largest online wine marketplace. The $155m Series D round was led by Kinnevik. Sprints Capital and Creandum also participated.
2 minute read | March.07.2023