USA > Spain based Amadeus to expand into Hospitality Sector through the acquisition of TravelClick from Thoma Bravo for $1.52 billion  

amadeus logo Spain based Amadeus is set to acquire TravelClick from Thoma Bravo for $1.52 billion to expand into hospitality sector. TravelClick’s cloud based solutions for mid- chain and independent hotels will assist Amadeus to reach all the market segments. Headquartered in New York, U.S., TravelClick is a leading hospitality provider with more than 25,000 customers in 176 countries. Providing innovative cloud- More …

USA > Israel based Hysolate is set to expand into the US market

Hysolate logo A pioneer of software defined endpoints, Hysolate is expanding its U.S operations. Earlier this year led by Innovation Endeavors and Team8, Hysolate received $8 million in funding. Hysolate is also hiring sales and marketing staff as a part of the current expansion. Jeff Fisher, an end user computing veteran, has also joined as VP of Sales and Alliances according to More …

USA > US based ClassPass raises $85 million in VC financing led by Singapore’s Temasek and Connecticut, USA based PE firm L Catterton’s Growth Fund

classpass logo Focusing on expansion, ClassPass has raised $85 million in the latest funding round. ClassPass aims to expand to 10 new American cities and 20 new countries by the end of 2019. The funds were raised in series D venture capital financing that was led by Singapore-based investment company Temasek, with participation from Connecticut-based private equity firm L Catterton’s Growth Fund, More …

USA > Ireland based Total Produce, plc. is set to acquire 45 % of USA based Dole Food Company

Total produce logo David H. Murdock, owner of Dole Food Company, is set to sell 45% equity stake in Dole Food Company to Ireland based Total Produce, plc. The transaction has received approval from European Commission. According to David Murdock: “I am excited for the future of Dole in our relationship with Total Produce. They have a long and successful history in the More …

USA > France based Atos is set to acquire USA based Syntel for $3.4 billion

atos logo Boosting its North American operations, French IT firm, Atos, is set to acquire USA based Syntel Inc. for $3.4 billion. Atos provides IT services for sectors such as aerospace to retail while the acquisition of Syntel will strengthen its activities in sectors such as banking, finance and insurance. According to Atos Chief Executive Thierry Breton: “[The deal] will significantly enhance More …

USA > JAPAN based Otsuka Pharmaceutical is set to acquire USA based Visterra for approximately $430 million

otsuka logo In an all cash transaction, Japan based Otsuka Pharmaceutical is set to acquire USA based Visterra Inc. for approximately $430 million. The transaction has been approved by boards of directors of both companies and the deal is subject to customary closing conditions, including expiration or termination of the waiting period under U.S. antitrust laws and is expected to close in More …

USA > UK based Third Bridge expands in the USA with second office

third bridge logo A leading research firm that primarily serves investment companies, Third Bridge is expanding in the US with opening of an office in Los Angeles. Third Bridge established its North American headquarters in New York City in 2010 and since the US team has grown to over 200 employees. The expansion of the second office in Los Angeles was as a More …

USA > Indonesia based MDI Ventures is set to invest $2 million in USA based logistics technology firm Roambee Corporation

MDI Venture logo Telkom Indonesia’s corporate venture capital firm, MDI Ventures is set to invest $2 million in US based logistics technology firm Roambee Corporation. With the latest investment Roambee aims to expand its supply chain asset- tracking technology to Southeast Asia. The recent investment totals Roambee’s funding to nearly $10 million till date following a $3.1 million investment from German telecommunication company More …