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Acquired byBayer HealthCare
Price$297M
Date9/2008

General Information

Offices

Cologne, DEU
Nattermannallee 1
Cologne, D - 50829, DEU

People

CEO
Vice President Finance & Administration

Funding

TOTAL $33.2M
FUNDING TOTAL $33.2M
Series C, 10/2007
Bankhaus Wölbern
TVM Capital
NRW.BANK
Danisco A/S
S-Equity Partner
Mulligan BioCapital
Signet Healthcare Partners
$16.8M
Venture Round, 2/2010
TVM Capital
NRW.BANK
€6M
Series D, 4/2010
TVM Capital
NRW.BANK
$8.1M

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DIREVO Industrial Biotechnology

DIREVO provides customized solutions for various industries via the development and optimization of biocatalysts with its proprietary ultra-high-throughput screening platform. Serving the Feed & Food industries and chemical / biorefinery businesses, DIREVO products are developed either independently or in conjunction with global leaders such as Genencor (a division of Danisco A/S), AB Enzymes, Roal Ltd. and Nestlé. DIREVO Industrial Biotechnology GmbH is privately owned and located in Cologne, Germany. The shareholders include Wölbern EquityPartner GmbH (Hamburg), NRW Bank (Düsseldorf), TVM Capital (Munich), Danisco A/S (Copenhagen), a private equity firm affiliated with Sparkasse KölnBonn (Cologne), SandersMorrisHarris EnzymesLLC (New York), Mulligan BioCapital (Hamburg), and several private investors.

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Above: DIREVO Biotech
Uploaded: 3/13/10

Sources

  1. Bayer HealthCare acquires German DIREVO Biotech AG (viva.vita.bayerhealthcare.com) [edit]
  2. DIREVO raises Euro 12 Million (USD 16.8 Million) in Series C Financing (direvo.com) [edit]
  3. DIREVO Industrial Biotechnology Raises € 6 Million (direvo.com) [edit]
  4. Direvo, GmbH: Series D $8.1M (onbiovc.com) [edit]
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