23 Jan 2023
TURUNÇ has advised Kâmil Koç on its strategic alliance with Ses Turizm and Gülen Turizm. Kâmil Koç is one of the largest intercity bus operators in Turkey and a subsidiary of FlixBus, a Germany-based multinational intercity bus operator, which also owns, among other brands, Greyhound Lines, the largest intercity bus service in North America. FlixBus...
16 Jan 2023
Managing Partner Kerem Turunç will speak on the webinar “A Dollar on the Dime? – The Impact of Inflation on M&A Deals” hosted by the Southwestern Institute for International and Comparative Law (SWIICL) of The Center for American and International Law (CAIL) on January 25, 2023. The webinar will feature finance and legal practitioners from...
11 Jan 2023
TURUNÇ is proud to announce the launch of UP Tel Aviv, an acceleration program designed by TURUNÇ, Boğaziçi Ventures, GN-Z11 and Reichman University, in collaboration with Amazon Web Services. This groundbreaking initiative is the first and only acceleration program focused on opening up Turkish startups to global markets through the Israeli and U.S. ecosystems. The...
03 Sep 2022
According to data published by CEELMDirect, managing partner Kerem Turunç is one of the two most prolific dealmakers in Turkey, having worked on 36 reported deals since 2013, sharing the title with another law firm partner. You can access the full story on the website of CEE Legal Matters, a publication covering law firm news...
16 Jun 2021
TURUNÇ has advised UK-based Hopin, an Andreessen Horowitz and LinkedIn-backed virtual, in-person and hybrid events management platform, on its acquisition of U.S.-based Boomset, a developer of event software solutions. The TURUNÇ team included Kerem Turunç, Gözde Kıran and Ecem Kütükçüler. Goodwin Procter also advised Hopin on the transaction. For more information, please see the press...
23 Jul 2020
TURUNÇ has advised, along with Cooley LLP, U.S.-based private equity fund Riverwood Capital on its investment in Insider, a growth management platform for digital marketers. Riverwood led the $32 million club deal, with participation from Sequoia, Wamda and Endeavor Catalyst. The TURUNÇ team included Kerem Turunç, Noyan Turunç, Esin Çamlıbel, Gizem Günel, Beste Yıldızili Ergül,...
17 Dec 2019
TURUNÇ has advised Acquia on its acquisition of AgilOne. Acquia, which is majority-owned by Vista Equity Partners, is a SaaS company that provides products and services for the open-source web content management platform Drupal by enabling enterprises to build, operate and optimize websites, apps and other digital experiences. AgilOne is a customer data platform (CDP)...
02 Sep 2019
TURUNÇ has advised venture capital fund Vela Partners on its investment in Bear Robotics. With its origins in Turkey, and partners also operating in the United States and the UK, Vela Partners invests in startups across a variety of industries. Bear Robotics is a developer of robots for the restaurant and the larger hospitality industry....
10 Aug 2019
TURUNÇ has advised venture capital fund Vela Partners on its investment in Meditopia. With its origins in Turkey, and partners also operating in the United States and the UK, Vela Partners invests in startups across a variety of industries. Meditopia is a meditation-based wellbeing app. The TURUNÇ team was led by Kerem Turunç.