July 26, 2010 - Assignment

Illuminate Labs acquired by Autodesk

Autodesk has acquired Illuminate Labs from, among others, Stiftelsen Industrifonden, Innovationsbron and Volvo Technology Transfer.

Illuminate Labs, formed in 2002 and headquartered in Gothenburg, develops and markets rendering and baking technology for lighting, advanced global illumination and dynamic relighting of characters, used in game development. Autodesk, headquartered in San Rafael, California and listed on NASDAQ, manufactures software for 2D and 3D design used in, among others, film and game production.

The owners of Illuminate Labs were advised by Mannheimer Swartling. Clas Nyberg handled the matter, assisted by Max Granström, Michael Karlsson and Linnéa Nilsson.