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Hengeler Mueller advises Accel on investment in Rasa Technologies

April 2019

Accel and other co-investors have invested in AI startup Rasa Technologies, originally founded in Berlin, as part of a Series A financing round. Rasa is an open source company that enables developers to build contextual AI assistants.

Hengeler Mueller advised Accel on this transaction in an integrated team together with Gunderson Dettmer (Boston). The Hengeler Mueller team included partners Jens Wenzel (Berlin), Georg A. Frowein (Frankfurt) (both M&A/Venture Capital) and Jan D. Bonhage (Public Law) as well as associates Clemens Höhn, Alexander Orlowski (both M&A/Venture Capital), Anton O. Petrov (Public Law), Jan Michael Krusche (IP/IT) (all Berlin) and Marius Mayer (Employment, Frankfurt).

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  • Hengeler Mueller advises Blackstone on acquisition of Dream Global

    Hengeler Mueller, together with Simpson Thacher & Bartlett in London and New York, Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg LLP in Toronto and various other European local counsel, advises funds managed by The Blackstone Group LP on the acquisition of Dream Global REIT ("Dream Global"). The Canadian real estate investment trust listed in Toronto and Frankfurt holds a pan-European real estate portfolio with the majority of the properties located in Germany. The all-cash transaction is valued at CAD 6.2 bn (appr. EUR 4.2 bn) and is subject to customary conditions. It is expected to close in December 2019.
    - Hengeler Mueller

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