Canadian Technology Company engages Collins to seek strategic partners and project opportunities
June 2016A Canadian Technology Company has developed cutting edge "gasification" technology to produce synthetic gas from municipal solid waste. It has engaged The Collins Group to suggest possible strategic partners and to identify possible opportunities for waste-to-energy plants using the Company's patented technology.
Sky Eye engages Collins to arrange financing
May 2016Sky Eye has engaged The Collins Group to arrange its Series A financing and act as its financial adviser. Sky Eye is a Swedish drone company providing a total drone solution with advanced cutting edge software, hardware and remote control technology. The Company integrates the most advanced sensors in the market onto its drones and is the only drone company capable of optical gas detection.
Georg Braune joins The Collins Group
January 2016Georg Braune joins The Collins Group as Executive Director, bringing with him 25+ years of experience in project, export and acquisition financing, including extensive infrastructure financing experience in transportation and energy. He has been in charge of major international transactions on behalf of major global private banks as well as for a development bank and an international wealth manager. Georg is focusing on Collins' presence in Germany, Austria and Switzerland.
4Light AB engages Collins to arrange financing
January 20164Light is a Swedish company that provides a line of brilliant harness products to be worn by people operating and working in demanding environments. It has engaged The Collins Group to arrange its financing and act as its financial adviser.
Major Canadian distributor of specialty & imported products engages Collins for a corporate restructuring
October 2015A major Canadian distributor of specialty & imported products has engaged The Collins Group for a corporate restructuring and to act as its financial adviser.
Radio Innovation Sweden AB engages Collins to arrange financing
October 2015Radio Innovation has engaged The Collins Group to arrange its financing and act as its financial advisor. Radio Innovation is looking for two rounds of financings. The Swedish Company has developed cutting edge hardware technology for the transmission of mobile LTE and IP traffic.
Major Canadian R & D group engages The Collins Group
January 2015The Collins Group has been engaged by a large Canadian research and development organization doing cutting edge R&D in many areas of technology to review their total IP/technologies towards identifying those that offer the best commercialization possibilities.
The Collins Group welcomes two new Senior Advisers to the Collins Team – Nicholas Lehmann and Daniel Machlup
November 2014Nicholas Lehmann, Dubai, UAE, has joined The Collins Group to be a Senior Advisor for the Middle East. He will primarily focus on transactions in the financial services and oil and gas sectors, and dealing with the investment groups in the Middle East on behalf of Collins clients from Europe and the Americas. Nick has almost 40 years of multinational, multicultural and varied management experience in the UK, Australia and the Middle East. His roles have been diverse including being the Chief Financial Officer for a National Oil & Gas Company, and an insurance group, he has served as a Director of banks and insurance companies in the UK, Australia and the Middle East and has been the founding CEO of three Finance companies in the Middle East. Read more.
Daniel Machlup, Sao Paulo, Brazil, has joined The Collins Group to advise Collins clients with respect to Brazil’s retail markets. Daniel has been an independent consultant for over 14 years to Brazil retailers. His major experience is organizing stores, assembling and supervising buying teams, financial services and MIS for retailers. His past experience includes a successful 25 year career as Senior Manager at C&A Modas Ltda. a leading Dutch fashion retailer, dealing with an annual budget over US$1 billion and 8,000 workers. Daniel also supports the Board of Directors of a Pension Fund on investments and acts as Chairman of a small chain of stores. Daniel is fluent in Portuguese, English and German. Read more.
Julio Piran joins The Collins Group
April 2014Julio Piran joins The Collins Group as Senior Adviser, bringing with him his knowledge and experience in the area of Information Technology, Software Development and Project Management. Julio is focusing on expanding contacts in South America with special attention to Uruguay to explore opportunities of corporate financing and M&A transactions with potential clients in different business areas. Read more.
Divio Media engages Collins to arrange financing
January 2014Divio Media Kft. of Hungary, has engaged The Collins Group to arrange financing and act as financial adviser. Funding is needed to finish prototype development, productize and launch sales and marketing for the advanced video compression technology.