3i has taken a minority stake in architecture practice Foster + Partners. The deal has enabled the company behind the Gherkin and the Millau viaduct in France to restructure management and broaden its shareholder base to include more employees. Equity ownership of the 40-year old firm now extends to 14 senior management from four previously. The new structure of the firm will enable it to continue to expand internationally.
Also backing the biotech startup were the Zürcher Kantonalbank and Greencross Medical Science Corp
Company plans to use the fresh capital to further expand, develop new features and scale up its team
EVentures, 468 Capital and HV Holtzbrinck back the round for the climate change mitigation app
Clessidra has been in negotiations for the acquisition of the Italian wine producer since February 2020