Wildlife Studios’ $60 Million Series A Financing

Fenwick & West represented Wildlife Studios on the deal.

Wildlife Studios closed its $60M Series A financing. The round values the company at $1.3 billion.

The round was led by Benchmark with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners; Javier Olivan, VP of Growth at Facebook; Ric Elias, co-founder and CEO of Red Ventures; Micky Malka, partner at Ribbit Capital; Divesh Makan, partner at ICONIQ Capital; and Hugo Barra, former VP of VR at Facebook.

Wildlife Studios will use the funding to accelerate talent acquisition, further enhance game quality, as well as support new developers to bring games to market.

Wildlife Studios is a mobile gaming technology company with over one billion players worldwide.

The Fenwick transaction team was led by corporate partner Daniel Dorosin (Picture) and associates James Li, Chance Leighton Goldberg, Summer Yin and Christian Olano.??????

Involved fees earner: Daniel Dorosin – Fenwick & West LLP; Chance Goldberg – Fenwick & West LLP; James Li – Fenwick & West LLP; Christian Olano – Fenwick & West LLP; Summer Yin – Fenwick & West LLP;

Law Firms: Fenwick & West LLP;

Clients: Wildlife Studios;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti