The Berlin-based internet start-up Gidsy aims to become the “global Lonely Planet for the internet generation.” Supporting this path, prominent international investors now provided seed round financing to the company that was founded by Edial and Floris Dekker and Philipp Wassibauer.
At the end of 2011, Gidsy launched a new online marketplace. www.gidsy.
Gidsy is considered one of the young stars in the Berlin internet scene. The closing of Gidsy’s financing round generated wide media interest, with for example Die Welt, Bild und Morgenpost providing comprehensive coverage.
Since the foundation of Gidsy, LACORE has comprehensively advised the company in all relevant legal areas. Prior to this seed round, partners at LACORE had already structured a so-called angel round, for which they also provided legal counsel. Moreover, LACORE ensured the particularly sensitive IP protection.
Gidsy was advised by