Maria Bergenhem is a Managing Associate in Orrick’s Technology Companies Group.
Maria advises tech companies of various sizes on corporate matters from early stages through exit. She also advises investors investing into tech companies across industries. Maria provides advice on company formation, venture capital financings, a variety of corporate and governance matters, and exit transactions, including mergers & acquisitions and capital markets offerings such as de-SPAC transactions.
She represents companies and their investors in a variety of industries, including cleantech (Fisker, Volta), ethical retail (Apparis), digital platforms and software services (GlossGenius, RapidMiner, Reprise), life sciences (GRO Biosciences, Vanda Pharmaceuticals), and edtech (Teachable), among others.
Recently, Maria helped advise Swedish crowdsourced mapping software startup Mapillary on its acquisition by Facebook.
Maria is also actively involved with the Swedish business community in New York City, volunteering time with a Swedish educational and professional networking organization (SWEA) and regularly participating in events focused on Swedish and Nordic companies in the United States.