The three million Euro seed financing round was led by btov's Industrial Technologies Fund. Other investors include aws Gründerfonds, Segnalita Ventures, Martin Global AG and Dr. Georg Hoblik GmbH. The Brandl & Talos transaction team consisted of Roman Rericha, Markus Arzt and Sonam Schima.
With this acquisition, Merck Sharp Dome (MSD) is securing, among other things, the COVID-19 vaccine developed by the Austrian company Themis, which will be combined with an MSD vac-cination platform, thus contributing to the global fight against coronavirus.
Corona changes everything. And like many others, the market for e-sports also has not escaped the COVID-yoke. There are, however, several reasons why e-sports will become even more the focus of attention in the future and may even emerge stronger from this crisis. Written by Nicholas Aquilina.