Utrecht-based “people-centric” ERP firm Unit4 snapped up for $2+ billion

Confirming industry rumours, Utrecht-based ERP Unit4 has been acquired by private equity firm TA Associates. The exact number of the deal was not provided, with TA Associates commenting, “a transactional values in excess of $2 billion.” Partners Group also participated in the buyout from former majority stakeholder Advent International. Unit4 CEO Mike Ettling will stay […]

Amsterdam-based traveltech Roadmap acquired by LA-based Emburse

Expense management and accounts payable automation firm Emburse has snapped up Amsterdam-based Roadmap. Financials and terms were not disclosed. “Business travel ​will return – but it will look completely different to pre-pandemic travel,” said Eric Friedrichsen, CEO of Emburse. “Bringing Roadmap into our suite of solutions allows our customers to offer their employees a modern, […]

Tech.eu Podcast #204: PitchBook’s Nalin Patel, Wolt wants to deliver everything, Twitter buys Revue, InPost’s IPO, and more

In today’s show, we discuss some of the most interesting funding rounds of the week and a couple of M&A deals. In the second part, Robin Wauters takes over to talk to Nalin Patel, EMEA private data analyst at PitchBook Data. PitchBook has just released a big report on the European startup ecosystem — so there’s a whole lot to unpack.

Twitter buys Dutch-founded newsletter platform Revue

The microblogging social network Twitter has acquired Revue, a newsletter platform based in Utrecht, the Netherlands. The financial details of the deal have not been disclosed. Over the course of its existence since 2015, Revue has raised €400,000 and kept a minimalist team of six people. The deal signifies Twitter’s interest in building features around […]