Her1’s €5.5 Million Series A Financing Round

YPOG advised Five Seasons Ventures on the deal.

Her1, a German startup focused on improving female gut health, announced a Series A raise of €5.5m.

Lead investor Five Seasons Ventures is a European venture capital fund based in Paris, aiming to become the leading FoodTech VC in Europe with an investment focus on innovative technology companies along the entire food value chain. In addition to capital, Five Seasons Ventures also offers extensive technology and food expertise as well as a large network with a wide range of industry contacts. The VC’s portfolio companies include companies such as YFood Labs, Just Spices and Air Up. In addition to Five Seasons Ventures, existing investors Rheingau Founders and IBB Ventures also participated in the round.

Her1 develops and markets a new generation of all-natural nutritional supplements for women. For its formulas, Her1 uses active ingredients such as pre and probiotics and functional plant-based extracts such as baobab and pea protein.

The YPOG team included Dr. Frederik Gärtner (Picture), Barbara Hasse and Jonas Huth.

Involved fees earner: Frederik Gartner – YPOG; Barbara Hasse – YPOG; Jonas Huth – YPOG;

Law Firms: YPOG;

Clients: Five Seasons Ventures;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler