• GIMV invests in Applied Development
    Applied Development, 1st September 2007

    GIMV, the leading venture capital company in Belgium has taken a 10% stake in Applied Development. GIMV is a Belgian investment company, established in 1980. Since 1997 it is quoted on Euronext Brussels. GIMV specializes in investing in the equity of unlisted companies (private equity). In addition to its capital investment, GIMV also contributes knowledge and experience. By doing so, GIMV aims at reinforcing and supporting the growth of its portfolio companies. GIMV operates in three areas: Corporate Investment: management buy-outs (MBOs) and growth financing in traditional industries. ICT: venture capital investments Life Sciences: venture capital investments. GIMV keeps its portfolio in balance by evenly distributing the investments over start-up companies, fast growing companies and major enterprises. In this way, GIMV positions itself as a player on the international market.