Katarina Varriale is an associate in the Technology Transactions Practice, within the Firm's Global M&A and IP Groups. Katarina focuses on transactional matters involving the development, acquisition, transfer, and licensing of intellectual property and information technology in a variety of sectors.
Prior to joining White & Case, Katarina worked for another international law firm.
Golden Nugget Online Gaming, Inc. (NASDAQ: GNOG) and the Special Committee of its Board of Directors in the US$1.56 billion acquisition of GNOG by DraftKings Inc., a leading digital sports entertainment and gaming company.
Dominus Capital, L.P. in its acquisition of Seaga Midco, Inc., a leading vending machine manufacturer based in Illinois.
WestCap Management, LLC on its investment as lead investor in the US$400 million Series B equity financing round of Celsius Network Ltd., a UK-based cryptocurrency lending blockchain company focused on providing a blockchain-based, fee-free platform that provides access to curated, decentralized financial services that are not available through traditional financial institutions.
ExxonMobil Chemical Company in its US$156 million acquisition of all shares of Materia, Inc., a company focused on manufacturing advanced materials.
BVCF Management Ltd., China's first US dollar fund that focuses on life sciences and healthcare, in its US$15 million investment in Cellenkos Inc., a US-based early stage clinical biotechnology company that focuses on umbilical cord blood derived T-regulatory cellular therapies for treating autoimmune diseases and inflammatory disorders.
Zalando SE on its US$1.5 million investment in the Series A financing round of Ambercycle Inc., a US-based textile recycling company & operator.