3. Highlights 2016-2017

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18-04-2016

GreenPeak - divestment

Gimv and other investors sell their interest in Dutch semiconductor company GreenPeak to Nasdaq-listed Qorvo.

www.greenpeak.com
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19-04-2016

G-Therapeutics - investment

EUR 6 million investment - as part of a total EUR 26 million series A funding - in Swiss company G-Therapeutics, which is developing a spinal implant neurostimulator for patients with incomplete transverse lesion (partial paraplegia).

www.gtherapeutics.com
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28-04-2016

Joolz - investment

Gimv acquires 40% interest in the fast-growing Joolz, a Dutch brand of premium children's pushchairs.

www.my-joolz.com
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02-05-2016

Arplas - investment

Investment in the further growth of Arplas, a Dutch supplier of innovative welding technology, operating especially in the automotive industry.

www.arplassystems.com
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12-05-2016

EndoStim - investment

USD 2.7 million investment - as part of a total USD 25 million series D funding - in EndoStim, a Dutch medtech company that has designed a neurostimulator for patients with gastroesophageal reflux (GERD).

www.endostim.com
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26-05-2016

Vandemoortele - divestment

Gimv sells its 23.58% share in Vandemoortele, a family-controlled Belgian food group with a European dimension, to Safinco.

www.vandemoortele.com
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13-06-2016

Real Impact Analytics - investment

Real Impact Analytics, a Belgian innovative startup in big data applications, obtains EUR 12 million from Gimv and other investors in its first funding round.

www.realimpactanalytics.com
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14-06-2016

Lampiris - divestment

Gimv and the other shareholders sell their interests in Belgian energy distributor Lampiris to Total.

www.lampiris.be
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28-06-2016

Brakel - follow-on investment

Gimv investee Brakel, a Dutch company in high-end solutions and ventilation and fire safety systems for commercial and industrial buildings, strengthens its fire safety division by acquiring Belgian company Argina Technics.

www.brakel.com
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01-08-2016

Summa - investment

Gimv invests in the further international growth of Belgian company Summa, a European leader in digital cutting machineryfor the graphics industry.

www.summa.eu
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31-08-2016

Punch Powertrain - divestment

Sale of Punch Powertrain, the Belgian pioneer of continuously variable transmission technology (CVT), to the Chinese group Yinyi.

www.punchpowertrain.com
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20-09-2016

Spineart - investment

Gimv and Gimv Health & Care Fund provide EUR 30 million of growth capital to Spineart, a fast-growing Swiss medtech company active in spinal cord surgery.

www.spineart.com
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04-10-2016

Acceo - investment

Gimv acquires a 60% stake in Acceo, a French independent player in building inspection and certification services. 

www.acceo.eu
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25-10-2016

MEGA International - investment

With a 40% shareholding, Gimv invests in the next growth phase of MEGA International, a leading French provider of software for business and IT transformations.

www.mega.com
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21-12-2016

Multiplicom - divestment

Gimv and Biotech Fund Flanders sell Belgian molecular diagnostics company Multiplicom to Agilent Technologies.

www.multiplicom.com
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25-01-2017

Itineris - follow-on investment

Gimv and Gimv-managed Gimv Arkiv Tech Fund II together invest EUR 7.8 million in Itineris, a Belgian supplier of innovative software solutions, to accelerate the company's further international growth. 

www.itineris.net
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08-03-2017

Breath Therapeutics - investment

Breath Therapeutics raises EUR 43.5 million in a financing round co-led by Gimv. This German spin-out of PARI Pharma GmbH is committed to progressive and innovative inhalation therapies for severe respiratory tract disorders.

www.breath-therapeutics.com
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21-03-2017

Teads - divestment

Gimv announces the sale of French Teads, the inventor of outstream video advertising and the largest video advertising platform in the world, to listed company Altice.

www.teads.tv
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28-03-2017

ALT Technologies - investment

Gimv acquires a majority stake in Dutch company ALT Technologies, a leading player in airbag components.

www.alttechnologies.com