Canva’s Acquisition of Pexels


Allens and Linklaters advised Canva Pty Ltd (Canva) on its acquisition of leading stock photography company, Pexels GmbH (Pexels).

Based in Germany, Pexels is one of the world’s largest free stock content websites, receiving more than 9 million visits per month.

Canva Pty Ltd designs and develops application software. The Company offers an online graphic design platform that enables users to design presentations, social media graphics, and various layouts, images, photo filters, icons and shapes, and fonts.

Allens advised Canva with a team including Mark Malinas (Picture), Dominic Anderson (M&A) and Jay Prasad (Tax).

Involved fees earner: Dominic Anderson – Allens; Mark Malinas – Allens; Jay Prasad – Allens;

Law Firms: Allens;

Clients: Canva Pty Ltd ;