LumApps’s $70 Million Series C Funding


Sidley Austin LLP advised Goldman Sachs Growth on its investment in LumApps SAS.

LumApps, the French company developing an intranet SaaS for enterprise, has secured a $70 million Series C round, bringing the company’s total fundraising to $100 million. The round was led by Goldman Sachs with participation from Bpifrance, through its Growth Fund Large Venture, alongside Idinvest Partners, Iris Capital, and Famille C.

The Sidley team in London was led by Private Equity partners Till Lefranc (Picture) and Wim De Vlieger, supported by partner Eleanor Shanks, associates Jakob Egle and Dominic J. T. Nelson, and trainees Romain Tourenne and Stefania Athanassopoulou (Private Equity). Additional support was provided by partner Christopher C. Fonzone (Privacy and Cybersecurity – Washington, D.C.), senior associate Francesca Blythe (Privacy and Cybersecurity – London), associates Michael R. Roberts (Privacy and Cybersecurity – New York) and Denise Kara (Privacy and Cybersecurity – London), partner Oliver Currall and associate Oliver Rosshandler (Tax – London), partner Jennifer Coplan (Technology and IP Transactions – New York) and associate E. Kyle Barnett (Technology and IP Transactions – Chicago), partner Connie M. Friesen (Banking and Financial Services – New York), partner Matthew E. Johnson (Employment – Chicago), counsel Eric G. Hoffman (Employment – New York), senior associate Peter McCorkell (Employment – London), associate Sarah K. Recktenwald (Employment – Chicago), partners Leslie A. Shubert and Craig Francis Dukin, and associates Carys Golesworthy and Marisa S. West (Anti-Bribery and Anti-Corruption – Washington, D.C.), associate Eleanor Cizeron (Global Finance – London) and associate Jen Fernandez (Global Arbitration, Trade and Advocacy – Washington, D.C.).

Involved fees earner: Kyle Barnett – Sidley Austin LLP; Francesca Blythe – Sidley Austin LLP; Eleanor Cizeron – Sidley Austin LLP; Jennifer Coplan – Sidley Austin LLP; Oliver Currall – Sidley Austin LLP; Wim De Vlieger – Sidley Austin LLP; Craig Francis Dukin – Sidley Austin LLP; Jen Fernandez – Sidley Austin LLP; Christopher Fonzone – Sidley Austin LLP; Connie Friesen – Sidley Austin LLP; Carys Golesworthy – Sidley Austin LLP; Eric Hoffman – Sidley Austin LLP; Matthew Johnson – Sidley Austin LLP; Denise Kara – Sidley Austin LLP; Till Lefranc – Sidley Austin LLP; Peter McCorkell – Sidley Austin LLP; Dominic Nelson – Sidley Austin LLP; Sarah Recktenwald – Sidley Austin LLP; Michael Roberts – Sidley Austin LLP; Oliver Rosshandler – Sidley Austin LLP; Eleanor Shanks – Sidley Austin LLP; Leslie Shubert – Sidley Austin LLP; Marisa West – Sidley Austin LLP;

Law Firms: Sidley Austin LLP;

Clients: Goldman Sachs;