Press Release November 17, 2020

Spacemaker to be Acquired by Autodesk for $240 Million

The Technology and Proptech teams advised Spacemaker on its definitive agreement to be acquired by Autodesk, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADSK) for $240 million net of cash.

Based in Oslo, Norway, Spacemaker uses cloud-based, artificial intelligence, and generative design to help architects, urban designers, and real estate developers make more informed early-stage design decisions faster and enables improved opportunities for sustainability from the start. Autodesk makes software for people who make things, with over 100 million people using AutoCAD, Revit, Maya, 3ds Max, Fusion 360, SketchBook, and more.

The Goodwin team was led by Lawrence Chu, Claudia Torres, and Courtney Schrenko, and included Joel Lehrer, Sarah Bock, Ariel Gaknoki, Koray Bulut, Jacqueline Klosek, Alex Moyer, Paul Jin, Matthew WheatleyRichard Matheny, Ce Li, Janet Andolina, John Stern, Cecelia Lockner, and Adam Slutsky.

For more details, read the press release.