Essensys 25th September 2019

PODCAST | James Shannon, essensys

James Shannon, chief product and technology officer at essensys, joins Paul Unger, editor of PlaceTech, to discuss the launch of Flex Services Platform by essensys.

VTS Logo

VTS buys Rise Buildings for $100m

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Karl Tomusk

In a further sign of the growing consolidation among major proptech suppliers, VTS, the leasing and asset management platform, has agreed the acquisition of property operations specialist Rise Buildings.

VergeSense Sensor

VergeSense strikes deal with JLL

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Karl Tomusk

Workplace analytics platform VergeSense has entered into a global reseller agreement with JLL, significantly expanding its access to clients amid a rapid evolution in office space use.

Melbourn Science Park

Bruntwood SciTech makes Cambridge debut

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Karl Tomusk

Bruntwood SciTech has expanded into the UK’s ‘golden triangle’ of elite research universities, acquiring a £46.2m long leasehold of Melbourn Science Park in Cambridge.

Brendan Wallace And Brad Greiwe

Proptech catches SPAC bug

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Karl Tomusk

Following deals to list Matterport and Opendoor, VC Fifth Wall has raised $345m in the IPO of its first SPAC as proptech investors pile into the boom in ‘blank cheque companies’.