March 30, 2023

On March 28, Willkie client EQT Growth announced that it entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake of GotPhoto Company from its founders, existing angel investors and management team, who will remain minority owners. 

Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Berlin, Germany, GotPhoto provides an end-to-end workflow and e-commerce solution enabling its customers to digitalize key parts of their workflow, from photo management to payment and marketing automation, to order fulfilment, combining high functionality with a user-friendly platform. 

EQT Growth, an investment strategy of global investment organization EQT, supports leading growth-stage technology companies in taking the next step to scale.

The Willkie team was led by partner Dr. Kamyar Abrar, who was supported by partner Dr. Bettina Bokeloh, counsel Sebastian Brenner and associate Dr. Christina Papadimitriou-Kowalczyk, and included associates Leota Walter and Katharina Feraric.