Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland has advised EEC Magenta on funding provided to the Wroclaw-based startup ChallengeRocket.com, a platform linking specialists from the IT sector with employers.
According to Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland, ChallengeRocket.com will use the funding obtained from the EEC Magenta fund for further commercial development of the platform, sales support, entry onto the British and American markets, and further R&D work.
EEC Magenta is a Polish CVC fund created by EEC Ventures together with PFR Ventures, NCBR, and Tauron Polska Energia as part of the PFR NCBR CVC program. The EEC Ventures group manages venture capital funds with a combined capitalization of PLN 210 million. EEC Magenta specializes in funding digitalization of the energy sector, industry, and the circular economy.
“Despite its relatively short presence on the market, ChallengeRocket.com stands out for its efficient organizational structure, enabling the founders to focus on strategic issues,” said Rafal Malecki, a partner at EEC Ventures.
The Wierzbowski Eversheds Sutherland team included Partner Michal Karwacki, Senior Associate Natalia Burchardt, and and Lawyers Malgorzata Derus and Kamil Ciodyk.