YASA

YASA

YASA

 

TRANSACTION SYNOPSIS

  • Announced on 22 July 2021, Alexa Capital acted as financial advisor to YASA, the global technology leader in next-generation electric drive technology; Alexa Capital managed a process including the development of growth funding and strategic alternatives which led to the transaction
  • The acquisition of YASA was completed by Daimler, the parent company of the German automaker Mercedes-Benz

 

ALEXA CAPITAL’S ROLE

  • Alexa managed and executed the strategic M&A process as part of a Series D growth placement process
  • Alexa advised on detailed preparation & positioning, engagement with financial institutions and strategic mobility players, deal structuring and negotiation                                                                                                                                                                                      

 

WHAT THE TRANSACTION MEANS FOR THE MOBILITY SECTOR

  • The acquisition is part of Daimler new strategic plan and will enable the German automaker to accelerate its electric transition toward an emission-free and software-driven future
  • The transaction represents a strategic validation for YASA technology and gives YASA the global scale and reach of Daimler