April 22, 2016

Insight leads the investment round in the world’s largest search engine for vacation rentals.

On April 15, HomeToGo, the world’s largest search engine for vacation rentals, announced a $20 million Series B investment round led by Willkie client Insight Venture Partners along with participation from Series A investors DN Capital and Acton Capital Partners. The growth capital will be used to further international expansion and accelerate product innovation.

Berlin-based HomeToGo is an independent vacation rental metasearch engine that allows users to quickly and easily search and compare listings from more than 6 million offers in more than 200 countries. It offers the world’s largest range of directly bookable vacation rentals.

Insight Venture Partners is a leading global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth technology and software companies that are driving transformative change in their industries.

The deal was handled by partners Gordon Caplan, Stefan Jörgens, Adrienne Atkinson, Matthew Guercio, Peter Haller, David Mortlock and Christopher Peters; counsel Miriam Bishop; and associates Johannes Eckhardt, Anne Fox, Christian Grahlmann, Matthew Haddad, Meredith Levy, Christina Mann, Daniel Mencaroni, Jan Claudio Muñoz, Jochen Riechwald and Martin Waskowski.