JeannePlé

Associate

Paris + 33.1.56.49.39.97

Jeanne Plé's practice focuses on venture capital, private equity, M&A, and capital markets. She assists high-growth companies, both listed and unlisted, their managers, and private equity and industrial investors in all operations and at every stage of development, from entrepreneurial start-ups to global corporations.

Prior to joining Jones Day in 2021, Jeanne completed internships at two law firms and at three multinational companies.

Experience

  • CTI Life Sciences Fund, Panacea Venture, and 3B Future Health Fund co-lead $42 million Series A funding of Domain TherapeuticsJones Day represented CTI Life Sciences Fund, Panacea Venture, and 3B Future Health Fund as co-leaders in the $42 million Series A financing round of Domain Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of innovative drugs targeting G Protein-Coupled Receptors (GPCRs) in immuno-oncology, along with other investors.
  • Deezer merges with and into I2PO S.A.Jones Day is advising Deezer S.A. in the context of the proposed SPAC transaction whereby Deezer S.A. would be merged with and into I2PO S.A., a French SPAC listed on the professional segment of the regulated market of Euronext Paris and the related PIPE financing.
  • Hi Inov. Omnes, and Swen Capital Partners invest in SkillupJones Day represented Hi Inov, Omnes, and Swen Capital Partners in connection with the €8 million round of financing along with existing investors Global Founders Capital and Kerala in Skillup, a human resource talent management SaaS.
  • Sofinnova leads €15 million Series A financing round of GFBiochemicalsJones Day advised Sofinnova Partners, as lead investor, with participation from Sparta Capital, in the €15 million Series A financing round of GFBiochemicals to accelerate GFBiochemicals' mission to end chemical pollution by helping fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and industrial companies transition away from using toxic, environmentally harmful petrochemicals in everyday products.
  • Sweep raises $73 million in Series B financing roundJones Day advised Sweep, the leading carbon management platform for large enterprises, in connection with its $73 million Series B round of financing led by Coatue.
  • Back Market raises $510 million in Series E roundJones Day advised Back Market, a French company specialized in the development and exploitation of an online marketplace dedicated to refurbished products, in connection with its $510 million Series E round of financing led by Sprints Capital with the support of existing investors Eurazeo, Aglaé Ventures, General Atlantic and Generation Investment Management.
  • Ankorstore raises €250 million in Series C financing roundJones Day advised Ankorstore, a French company developing and operating marketplaces whose purpose is to connect brands and designers with professionals, notably through digital platforms, in connection with its €250 million Series C round of financing led by BOND and Tiger Global.
  • Pretto (Finspot) raises €30 million in Series B financing roundJones Day advised Pretto (Finspot), a French-based company engaged in online mortgage brokerage, in connection with its €30 million Series B round of financing led by Serena Capital, Eurazeo IM, and Orange Ventures.
  • Eight Roads leads $110 million Series B financing round of LeocareJones Day assisted Eight Roads as lead investor in the $110 million Series B financing round of Leocare, the first multiservice neo-insurance in France (home, car, motorcycle, and smartphone).