Nanometrics Acquires Assets of Tevet Process Control Technologies, Ltd.; Broadens Integrated Metrology Portfolio

Nanometrics Incorporated (Nasdaq: NANO), a leading supplier of advanced process control metrology equipment, today announced that it has acquired Tevet Process Control Technologies, Ltd. (“Tevet”) through an all-cash asset purchase transaction. Tevet is an integrated metrology (“IM”) company serving the worldwide semiconductor and solar manufacturing industry.

The acquisition of Tevet […]

May, 2008| Source:|

Sale of Danger, Inc., to Microsoft, Inc.

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold Danger, Inc., to Microsoft, Inc. The company will become part of Microsoft’s new Premium Mobile Experience Team. The transaction marks a further highly successful exit for Cipio Partners from its US portfolio. Cipio Partners was an investor in the company among leading […]

April, 2008| Source: Cipio News|

Report on Acquisition of Siemens Venture Capital Portfolio in VC Magazin

Siemens Venture Capital (SVC) is the corporate venture organization for Siemens AG, one of the largest electronics and engineering corporations worldwide. Following the launch of Nokia Siemens Network, a joint venture between Siemens’ Communications division and Nokia’s Network Business group, Siemens decided to explore a sale of its portfolio […]

October, 2007| Source: VC-Magazin|

Cipio Partners acquires Investment Portfolio from Siemens Venture Capital

Munich/San Jose, CA, April 3, 2007

Investment management firm Cipio Partners has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of venture capital investments from Siemens, the global electrical engineering and electronics concern. The portfolio includes virtually all assets of the Siemens Venture Capital (“SVC”) Communications Fund through which SVC, […]

April, 2007| Source: Cipio News|

Acquisition of Jungo Ltd. by NDS group Plc.

London | December 4, 2006

Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold 100% of the equity in Jungo Ltd. to NDS Group Plc. The transaction marks a further successful exit from Cipio Partners’ Israeli portfolio. Cipio Partners was a major investor in Jungo alongside Telesoft, Intel Capital and Partech and […]

December, 2006| Source: Cipio News|

Sale of BitBoys Oy to ATI Technologies Inc.

Markham, Ontario | May 2, 2006 – Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold BitBoys OY to ATI Technologies Inc. The transaction marks the first Nordic exit for Cipio Partners. Cipio Partners was the company’s largest investor alongside Nokia Growth Partners and Conventum and represented in the company’s board.

May, 2006| Source: Cipio News|

Trade Sale for Cipio Partners

Secaucus, New Jersey | April 4, 2006 – Cipio Partners and other shareholders have sold all assets of Tropian Inc. to Panasonic Corporation of North America, the principal North American subsidiary of Matsushita Electric Industrial Co., Ltd. (NYSE: MC).

April, 2006| Source: Cipio News|

Cipio Partners Names New Partner

Cipio Partners announces the recent promotion of Roland Dennert to Partner.

Cipio managing partner, Werner Dreesbach, said: “Roland has successfully managed a number of our European and Israeli investments and made major contributions to the development of portfolio companies such as Jungo, Ipanema Technologies and Bitboys since joining our team […]

February, 2006| Source: Cipio News|

IPO for Cipio Partners’ portfolio firm Saifun Ltd.

Netanya, Israel, November 9, 2005 – Cipio Partners portfolio company Saifun Ltd. announced the pricing of its IPO on NASDAQ and sale of common stock. Cipio Partners remains a shareholder of the company.

November, 2005| Source: Cipio News|

Cipio Partners Strengthens Team in Europe and the US

Cipio Partners announces the recent appointment of Christoph Wedegaertner and David Mes as Associates in the firm’s Munich and Silicon Valley offices.
Gerhard Miller, a Munich based Associate, has been promoted to Principal.

Prior to Cipio Partners, Christoph Wedegaertner was an Investment Manager with a Munich-based family investment office, BTV Group, […]

November, 2005| Source: Cipio News|