Berlin — Schnittker Möllmann Partners (SMP) has advised Berlin-based e‑commerce company Lesara on another financing round. The financing round with a total volume of 30 million euros was led by the American investor 3L Capital. In addition to 3L Capital, existing investors Northzone, Mangrove Capital Partners and Vorwerk Ventures also participated in the financing.
According to Lesara, the new capital will benefit its expansion into a neighboring European country. This is already the second financing round that the company has closed together with SMP within a year. In addition, the team led by SMP partners Peter Möllmann and Matthias Schatz advised Lesara on its recent change of legal form from a limited liability company (GmbH) to a stock corporation (Aktiengesellschaft).
Lesara AG was founded in 2013 by Roman Kirsch, Matthias Wilrich and Robin Müller. The mail order company, headquartered in Berlin, operates online platforms for fashion and lifestyle products in 24 countries worldwide.
Advisor Lesara: Schnittker Möllmann Partners (Berlin/ Cologne)
Dr. Peter Möllmann, Partner (Lead), Partner
Dr. Matthias Schatz, Partner
Dr. Ansgar Frank, Senior Associate
Dr. Martin Schaper, Senior Associate
Janina Erichsen, Associate
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