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Investments

61

Portfolio Exits

10

Funds

2

About Korys

Korys is the investment company of the Colruyt family. The firm primarily invests in consumer goods & retail, life sciences, and cleantech.

Headquarters Location

Villalaan 96

Halle, 1500,

Belgium

+32 2 318 25 00

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Colruyt N : Publication of a transparency notification - Colruyt Group and Korys

Oct 7, 2022

10/07/2022 | 12:02pm EDT Message : Transparency notification Publication of a transparency notification (Article 14, first paragraph, of the Law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings) Summary of the notification With reference to article 14 of the law of 2 May 2007 on disclosure of major holdings, Colruyt Group and its supervisory shareholder Korys have submitted a notification to the FSMA. This transparency notification, dated 7 October 2022, proves that, through the acquisition of Colruyt shares by Korys NV, Korys and Colruyt Group hold a total of 60,07% of the voting rights of the company and have thus exceeded a statutory threshold of 5%. On 4 October 2022, Colruyt Group, together with Korys, Korys Investments, Korys Business Services I, II and (excluding the Colruyt family and relatives acting in concert), hold a total of 80.395.270 Colruyt shares, together representing 60,07% of the total number of shares issued by the company (133.839.188). This limited notification does not prejudice the existing mutual consultations between the Colruyt family and relatives, Korys, Colruyt Group. The company has no knowledge of other agreements between shareholders. The statutory thresholds per 5% bracket apply. Content of the notification Reason for the notification: Crossing of the threshold by Korys and Colruyt Group Notification by: persons acting in concert Person(s) subject to the notification requirement: Stichting Administratiekantoor Cozin, Claude Debussylaan 24, 1085 MD Amsterdam Korys NV, Villalaan 96 - 1500 Halle Korys Investments NV, Villalaan 96 - 1500 Halle Korys Business Services I NV, Villalaan 96 - 1500 Halle Korys Business Services II NV, Villalaan 96 - 1500 Halle Korys Business Services III NV, Villalaan 96 - 1500 Halle Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV, Edingensesteenweg 196, 1500 Halle. PRESS RELEASE - Halle (Belgium), 7/10/2022 - 17:45 CET - Regulated information - Transparency notification Denominator: 133.839.188 Entire chain of controlled undertakings through which the holding is effectively held. Etablissementen Fr. Colruyt NV is controlled by Korys NV which on its turn is being controlled by Stichting Administratiekantoor Cozin. Korys Investments NV is controlled by Korys NV. Korys Business Services I NV, Korys Business Services II NV and Korys Business Services III NV are controlled by Korys NV. Additional information: Following the purchases of Colruyt shares by Korys NV, Korys and Colruyt Group have exceeded the threshold of 60%. PRESS RELEASE - Halle (Belgium), 7/10/2022 - 17:45 CET - Regulated information - Transparency notification Although Etn. Fr. Colruyt NV is no party to the agreements to act in concert, its treasury shares are included given its capacity of subsidiary of Korys NV (Art. 6, §5, 3° Transparency Law); Korys NV is indeed deemed to hold these shares indirectly. Miscellaneous

Korys Investments

61 Investments

Korys has made 61 investments. Their latest investment was in Sahyadri Farms as part of their Series A on September 9, 2022.

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Korys Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

9/14/2022

Series A

Sahyadri Farms

$39.03M

Yes

4

6/9/2022

Series B

Trunkrs

$15.99M

Yes

4

1/28/2022

Series B

SensorFact

$14.51M

No

4

7/9/2021

Corporate Minority

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10

3/29/2021

Series A

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$99M

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10

Date

9/14/2022

6/9/2022

1/28/2022

7/9/2021

3/29/2021

Round

Series A

Series B

Series B

Corporate Minority

Series A

Company

Sahyadri Farms

Trunkrs

SensorFact

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Amount

$39.03M

$15.99M

$14.51M

$99M

New?

Yes

Yes

No

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Co-Investors

Sources

4

4

4

10

10

Korys Portfolio Exits

10 Portfolio Exits

Korys has 10 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Newpharma on July 09, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

7/9/2021

Corporate Majority

$99M

2

4/15/2021

Acquired

$99M

2

6/18/2020

Acquired

$99M

7

9/30/2016

Acquired

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$99M

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0

8/16/2016

Acquired

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$99M

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10

Date

7/9/2021

4/15/2021

6/18/2020

9/30/2016

8/16/2016

Exit

Corporate Majority

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Acquired

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

2

2

7

0

10

Korys Acquisitions

4 Acquisitions

Korys acquired 4 companies. Their latest acquisition was Newpharma on December 19, 2017.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

12/19/2017

Other

$99M

Management Buyout

1

9/12/2017

Other Venture Capital

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$99M

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10

2/27/2017

Series A

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$99M

$99M

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10

11/30/2000

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$99M

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10

Date

12/19/2017

9/12/2017

2/27/2017

11/30/2000

Investment Stage

Other

Other Venture Capital

Series A

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$99M

Note

Management Buyout

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Sources

1

10

10

10

Korys Fund History

2 Fund Histories

Korys has 2 funds, including Stonefund NV.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

Stonefund NV

Early-Stage Venture Capital

Closed

1

Stonefund NV II

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Closing Date

Fund

Stonefund NV

Stonefund NV II

Fund Type

Early-Stage Venture Capital

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Status

Closed

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Amount

Sources

1

10

Korys Team

4 Team Members

Korys has 4 team members, including current Chief Executive Officer, Vincent Vliebergh.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Vincent Vliebergh

Chief Executive Officer

Current

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Name

Vincent Vliebergh

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Work History

Title

Chief Executive Officer

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