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At PwC, our purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems. We’re a network of firms in 157 countries with more than 223,000 people. At PwC in the Netherlands over 4,700 people work together. We’re committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.
Van Doorne is a leading independent Dutch law firm with offices in Amsterdam and London. With around 175 lawyers, we advise our clients in a broad range of legal expertises. Our lawyers are internationally recognized as leading experts, both in their area of practice and industries in which they operate.
Clients’ demands inspired us to establish a dedicated, fully integrated and multidisciplinary Technology Transactions group consisting of both M&A professionals and niche experts within the fields of IP, IT, Data Protection, Tax, Employment and Regulatory. This Technology Transactions team fully focuses on transactions and investment processes at fast growing technology companies.
Van Doorne takes pride in working with dedicated, partner-led and partner-involved teams. Our approach is pragmatic, agile and service oriented with an eagerness to provide value for money. If you have any questions or would like to receive more information, don’t hesitate to contact us.
As Ireland’s inward investment promotion agency, IDA Ireland have partnered with over 1,200 clients, from global giants to the hottest high-growth brands. IDA’s Emerging Business Division offers a range of complimentary services to companies investigating how to leverage Ireland for their European and or International expansion.
Increasing numbers of High Growth companies are locating in Ireland to scale up and internationalise their operations. The exciting commercial and creative mix on offer, together with a business-friendly environment and speed to market are key motivating factors. While Ireland has a long track record in attracting large multinational companies, its reputation for attracting High Growth companies is now also flourishing. IDA Ireland is actively working across all sectors with small, High Growth companies keen to internationalise and grow their business. Companies such as Viagogo, Zalando, Slack, Qualtrics, and MongoDB have chosen Ireland for this purpose
Lincoln International specializes in merger and acquisition advisory services, debt advisory services, private capital raising and restructuring advice on mid-market transactions. Lincoln International also provides fairness opinions, valuations and joint venture and partnering advisory services on a wide range of transaction sizes. With eighteen offices in the Americas, Asia and Europe, Lincoln International has strong local knowledge and contacts in key global economies. The firm provides clients with senior level attention, in depth industry expertise and integrated resources. By being focused and independent, Lincoln International serves its clients without conflicts of interest.
Vitruvian is an independent private equity firm which specializes in ‘dynamic situations’- investments in companies undergoing growth and change typically driven by technology. We bring a wealth of experience to assist entrepreneurs and management teams to realise their businesses’ full potential. Investments to date include global leaders in their field such as Just Eat, Farfetch, Skyscanner, Darktrace, Trustpilot, Snow Software, CRF Health, Voxbone, Callcredit, and Ebury.
In June 2017, Vitruvian announced that it had completed the fundraising of its third fund. With €2.4bn of committed capital, Vitruvian Investment Partnership III (“VIP III”) is among the largest pools of capital in Europe supporting innovative and high-growth companies. Vitruvian has backed 30 companies in its first two funds and has total assets under management of approximately €5 billion. Vitruvian has offices in London, Munich, Stockholm, Luxembourg and San Francisco.
Bryan, Garnier & Co is a European, full service growth-focused independent investment banking partnership founded in 1996. The firm provides equity research, sales and trading, private and public capital raising as well as M&A services to growth companies and their investors. It focuses on key growth sectors of the economy including Technology, Healthcare, Consumer and Business Services. Bryan, Garnier & Co is a fully registered broker dealer authorized and regulated by the FCA in Europe and the FINRA in the U.S. Bryan, Garnier & Co is headquartered in London, with additional offices in Paris, Munich, Zurich and New York. The firm is a member of the London Stock Exchange and Euronext.