She is particularly recommended for her track record in the start-up scene. She often advises technology companies on a broad range of private equity matters and commercial issues. One client praises her “great insight and ability to communicate complicated topics.
Anne Veerpalu is also ranked in Chambers Global 2017 for her “expertise in the start-up and technology scene: Newly ranked up-and-comer Anne Veerpalu wins excellent feedback, with clients citing her “direct and quick approach” and expertise in the start-up scene. She is particularly experienced in advising clients from the technology sector on a range of private equity matters.”
The firm’s Corporate/Commercial practice that is headed by Anne Veerpalu is noted in Chambers & Partners Europe 2018: “Experienced in advising on mandates relating to start-ups, especially in the IT sector. Consults on a range of corporate and commercial issues, including corporate restructurings and market entry. Also provides transactional support.”
The team has previously won praise in Chambers Europe 2017 for pragmatic approach and client service. Chambers Europe cites the clients’ feedback: “They are doing a great job, delivering quick results with a very high quality. They are solution seekers and their ability to look at the matter in hand from different perspectives is impressive.” and “They are very co-operative, that’s the main thing – the personal quality that makes them easy to work with.
Anne has been working with startups for about 10 years and investment funds for about 5 years and consequently, seeing many of the colours of ups and lows the startups and founders face, “I consider myself somewhat experienced as to what is expected and needed from an angel investor of an early stage company.”
Between 2018 and 2019 Anne advised venture capital firm Vereeni Investments LTD (now Yolo Investments) in placing its capital into investments in targets involved in gambling, game production, blockchain and DLT, insuretech and fintech in different jurisdictions.
Between 2012 and 2014 was Initiator and developer of http://www.legalbooster.com/ a web platform for startup companies to gain better access to the legal know-how they need.
“I have assisted in the set up of a pension fund manager, credit institution and in the execution of a cross-border merger of a insurance company. Assisted in liquidation of a credit institution and set up of crowdfunding platforms and accelerators (with fund manager).
As the leader of the corporate law practice I developed legal services incl. packaging services, developing pricing structures, improving client experience.
Main areas of law: Company law, M&A, Start-ups, Private Equity, Restructuring law, Corporate Governance”
Anne has multiple studies on business development and business management, also has done several volunteer programs across Europe within Social Institutions and NGOs.
She had a great intervention at the AIBC conference about The Next-Gen of Estonian Blockchain Regulation during the Day 2 of our most recent Malta Week 2021