King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has advised Marondo Capital GmbH (Marondo) on the growth financing of Datavard AG (Datavard) by way of a capital increase.
Marondo's investment enables Datavard, the data management expert, to continue its strategic growth and the successful development of the company.
Datavard, headquartered in Heidelberg, Germany, and with other locations worldwide (in Europe, the USA and Asia) is an innovative provider of intelligent solutions and consulting for SAP data management, system decommissioning, integration of SAP data into Big Data and Data Lakes, managed service and system landscape transformation, including SAP S/4 HANA migration. The IT specialist's customers include international companies such as Allianz, BASF and Nestlé.
Marondo is an innovative investment company for fast-growing, technology-focused companies of the next generation of medium-sized businesses in Germany and the DACH-region. The fund invests in companies in the classic German engineering disciplines within the framework of majority and minority transactions. This includes the industrial sectors software & IT, industry 4.0, environmental technologies, new materials as well as medical technology and health technologies.
Advisors to Marondo Capital:
Dr. Michael Roos (partner), Hilke Schmitt (counsel), Dr. Laura Schumann (associate)