Clifford Chance advised the sellers of Futureproofed, a Belgian climate technology start-up, on the sale to Swedish engineering firm Sweco. Futureproofed offers sustainability consulting services and has developed a proprietary carbon management platform to help businesses and cities achieve a low-carbon future. The combination of Futureproofed and Sweco will scale up Futureproofed’s digital sustainability solutions and accelerate the climate transformation.
We advised the founders and venture capitalists of Futureproofed on the sale of Sweco. Futureproofed is a pioneer in the development and marketing of digital emissions management tools, including a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) platform for measuring, reducing and reporting CO2 emissions. It implements projects in Belgium, France, Sweden, Spain and many other countries around the world.
The Brussels-based Clifford Chance team included Gillis Waelkens, Gert Cuppens, Yonathan Tison and Patrice Viaene.