Frankfurt am Main, 18 June 2018
SKYE PARTNERS has legally advised Staufen Digital Invest GmbH (“Staufen“) in the context of a venture financing of Robodev GmbH (“Robodev“). The venture was financed by a consortium consisting of one strategic investor SCHUNK Allied Companies GmbH and three angel investors. The parties have agreed not to disclose the terms of the transaction.
Robodev is at the forefront of developing highly customizable automation solutions with unique engineering expertise in modular and service robotics. Developed by Robodev, the platform combines hardware and software from both Robodev and third-party vendors into a unified modular system. The spectrum of usable components ranges from simple sensors to complex image data evaluations and lightweight robots.
Staufen is a young European Venture Capital investment company based in Stuttgart. Staufen specializes in growth equity financings in companies that have Industry 4.0 relevance and which have the potential to gain market leadership in their segment.
SKYE PARTNERS’ advisory team, specializing in private equity & venture capital, advised Staufen once again as part of its venture investment activities.
Advisors to Staufen Digital Invest:
SKYE PARTNERS, Frankfurt a.M.: Christoph Breithaupt (Lead – PE / Venture Capital), Holger Scheer (PE / Venture Capital), Jana Kalbfleisch & Julia Rosigkeit (both M&A/Private Equity).
Advisors to Robodev:
Arfmann Rechtsanwälte, Karlsruhe: Nico Arfmann & Cornelia Hübner.
Christoph Breithaupt – SKYE PARTNERS
Tel: +49 69 99999 3800
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