Robot Care Systems (RCS) develops and builds autonomous healthcare devices for the care market. ECFG has assisted RCS in obtaining an innovation loan (EUR 2M) for the development of the LEA care robot. The support of ECFG consisted of advice about the deployment of the innovation loan, co-drafting the project plan (form and content were determined based on the advice of ECFG), the business plan, the financial planning and the entire application process at the RVO. The added value of ECFG consisted of a thorough knowledge of- and experience with the regulations and processes of the RVO. Additionally, ECFG played an important role in preparing and complementing the plans necessary for an innovation loan application.
Veba Meditemp BV (Veba) develops and produces various freezer- and refrigerator containers, that can be easily installed into existing commercial vehicles. These cooling containers are typically used for the transport of products for medical purposes and for laboratories. The refrigerating containers are powerful, mobile and cold freezer units, which can be placed in the back of vans or small vehicles. This allows the vehicle to be used for refrigerated transport in a flexible way, without having to isolate or rebuild the vehicle. ECFG has supported the MBI of the new buyer. This included negotiation, transaction process guidance incl. documents, funding, determining the strategic direction and its description in a business plan, the recording of intellectual property.
Bredemeijer Group is a producer and (worldwide) distributor of luxury gifts and household products with brand names Bredemeijer, Zilverstad and Leopold Vienna. These three complementary and strong brand names own a high quality and extensive product portfolio. ECFG accompanied Bredemeijer in their financing process. The required funding was €500.000,- and has been provided by NEOS.
Recornect develops media walls, including software, creating an optimal environment for the welfare and rehabilitation of patients. The company is focusing on the psychiatric segment, however the walls can be deployed in various markets: in healthcare for elderly people with dementia and mental disabilities, but in prisons as well. The company’s goal is to provide solutions to ‘’people with fewer opportunities’’. ECFG has determined the strengths and weaknesses of Recornect, defined the strategy and the corresponding necessities to carry out the strategy. We followed up with in a financial plan and complemented this with the desired profile of the entrepreneurial investor/financial provider. The objectives were fully realized within several months.
We offer corporate finance services to companies in every life-stage, in order to find the optimal combination of subsidies, state resources, (bank) funding, and the possible final element: risk capital.
In close cooperation with the entrepreneur, we strive to increase turnover and returns, reduce risks and extend funding. Corporate Finance allows us to improve and accelerate the different aspects of a business case through:
Track record & reputation: a win-win situation for all stakeholders.
ECFG acceleration means:
In order to accelerate, money is required every time. We arrange this through our network of funding instruments. The understanding and arrangement of the right approach and application for funding instruments is a trade in itself, a trade we are particularly good at.
Combining three pillars of our expertise enables us to let a company accelerate: Combining funding (see figure below), knowledge of business development and deployment of our network of people who understand the market and its processes. Putting together all those elements is specific trade (hence the cube is never easily solved), which eventually leads to the right growth path by putting together pieces in different colors, in different combinations and in different phases.
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