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Investments

8

Portfolio Exits

7

Funds

1

Partners & Customers

10

About Unilever

Unilever (UL: NYSE) offers products that range from nutritionally balanced foods to indulgent ice creams, affordable soaps, luxurious shampoos, and everyday household care products. Unilever produces brands such as Lipton, Knorr, Dove, Axe, Hellmann's, and Omo, alongside names such as Blue Band, Pureit, and Suave.

Unilever Headquarter Location

Unilever House 100 Victoria Embankment

London, England, EC4Y 0DY,

United Kingdom

+44 20 7822 5252

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Latest Unilever News

Ben & Jerry's to Take On Owner Over Israeli Business

Aug 7, 2022

Ben & Jerry’s to Take On Owner in Court Hearing Over Israeli Business The ice-cream brand’s lawsuit against parent company Unilever puts spotlight on an unusual corporate structure Ben & Jerry’s last year said it would no longer sell its products in Jewish settlements in the West Bank and parts of East Jerusalem. Photo: Ronen Zvulun/REUTERS print (2 minutes) A request by Ben & Jerry’s to block parent company Unilever sale of the ice-cream brand’s Israeli business is set to be heard by a New York court Monday in what lawyers say is a first-of-its-kind case. At the heart of the case is what powers Ben & Jerry’s independent board, a unique corporate-governance arrangement Unilever granted when buying the brand, has in practice.

Unilever Investments

8 Investments

Unilever has made 8 investments. Their latest investment was in ZimmerLab as part of their Corporate Minority on December 12, 2021.

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Unilever Investments Activity

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Date

Round

Company

Amount

New?

Co-Investors

Sources

12/10/2021

Corporate Minority

ZimmerLab

Yes

1

10/6/2021

Seed VC

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$99M

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10

4/16/2019

Convertible Note

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10

9/24/2018

Corporate Minority

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10

5/11/2017

Biz Plan Competition

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$99M

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10

Date

12/10/2021

10/6/2021

4/16/2019

9/24/2018

5/11/2017

Round

Corporate Minority

Seed VC

Convertible Note

Corporate Minority

Biz Plan Competition

Company

ZimmerLab

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Amount

$99M

$99M

New?

Yes

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Co-Investors

Sources

1

10

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10

10

Unilever Portfolio Exits

7 Portfolio Exits

Unilever has 7 portfolio exits. Their latest portfolio exit was Unilever - Tea Business on November 18, 2021.

Date

Exit

Companies

Valuation
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Acquirer

Sources

11/18/2021

Divestiture

Unilever - Tea Business

$99M

1

11/18/2021

Divestiture

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$99M

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10

7/30/2020

Divestiture

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$99M

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10

6/1/2016

Acquired - II

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$99M

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10

7/10/2014

Acq - Fin

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$99M

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10

Date

11/18/2021

11/18/2021

7/30/2020

6/1/2016

7/10/2014

Exit

Divestiture

Divestiture

Divestiture

Acquired - II

Acq - Fin

Companies

Unilever - Tea Business

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Acquirer

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Sources

1

10

10

10

10

Unilever Acquisitions

51 Acquisitions

Unilever acquired 51 companies. Their latest acquisition was NUTRAFOL on May 31, 2022.

Date

Investment Stage

Companies

Valuation
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Total Funding

Note

Sources

5/31/2022

Series B

$99M

$36.33M

Corporate Majority

1

6/14/2021

Private Equity

$99M

Acquired

16

4/26/2021

$99M

Acquired

6

2/10/2021

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10

11/25/2020

Series D

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$99M

$99M

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Date

5/31/2022

6/14/2021

4/26/2021

2/10/2021

11/25/2020

Investment Stage

Series B

Private Equity

Series D

Companies

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Valuation

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

$99M

Total Funding

$36.33M

$99M

Note

Corporate Majority

Acquired

Acquired

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Sources

1

16

6

10

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Unilever Fund History

1 Fund History

Unilever has 1 fund, including Climate and Nature Fund.

Closing Date

Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

Sources

6/14/2020

Climate and Nature Fund

$1,125.88M

Closing Date

6/14/2020

Fund

Climate and Nature Fund

Fund Type

Status

Amount

$1,125.88M

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Unilever Partners & Customers

10 Partners and customers

Unilever has 10 strategic partners and customers. Unilever recently partnered with Fairbanc on July 7, 2022.

Date

Type

Business Partner

Country

News Snippet

Sources

7/22/2022

Vendor

Indonesia

Fairbanc provides BNPL for micro-merchants in Indonesia

Fairbanc has partnerships with 13 consumer brands , including Unilever , Nestle , Coca Cola and Danone .

1

7/14/2022

Partner

United States

1

7/7/2022

Partner

Malaysia

1

6/29/2022

Partner

Rwanda

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6/29/2022

Partner

United States

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Date

7/22/2022

7/14/2022

7/7/2022

6/29/2022

6/29/2022

Type

Vendor

Partner

Partner

Partner

Partner

Business Partner

Country

Indonesia

United States

Malaysia

Rwanda

United States

News Snippet

Fairbanc provides BNPL for micro-merchants in Indonesia

Fairbanc has partnerships with 13 consumer brands , including Unilever , Nestle , Coca Cola and Danone .

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Sources

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Unilever Team

106 Team Members

Unilever has 106 team members, including current President, Hanneke Faber.

Name

Work History

Title

Status

Hanneke Faber

President

Current

Charles Nichols

Controller

Current

Pradeep Banerjee

Managing Partner

Current

Yasser Joharji

Managing Director

Current

Eric Soubeiran

Danone, Rexam Pharma, and Arthur Andersen

Managing Director

Current

Name

Hanneke Faber

Charles Nichols

Pradeep Banerjee

Yasser Joharji

Eric Soubeiran

Work History

Danone, Rexam Pharma, and Arthur Andersen

Title

President

Controller

Managing Partner

Managing Director

Managing Director

Status

Current

Current

Current

Current

Current

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