Formerly known as Silicon Sentier, NUMA recently also raised €1 million in crowdfunding from over 300 investors. Its employees are also shareholders, and also joining the cap table are companies like Roland Berger, Adeo and Leroy Merlin.
The fresh cash should enable NUMA to realise its plans of building a international 'innovation network' by 2019 and 'export' its model to 15 additional ecosystems across the globe. The company has already expanded to Moscow and India (Bangalore) in recent times.
In a press release, NUMA says it has accelerated 82 startups to date, with €60 million in follow-on funding raised and €50 million worth of exits to date. Some notable startups in the NUMA stable are Unique Sound, Sketchfab, Deepomatic, Lima and Infinit.