Logistics startup sennder raises funding from truck maker Scania

Berlin-based sennder, a logistics tech startup, has secured funding from Scania Growth Capital, the investment division of the Swedish truck manufacturer. The amount has not been disclosed beyond “seven-digit funding”. The digital freight forwarding platform connects the likes of ecommerce companies with trucks and other vehicles for deliveries. The sector has drawn a lot of […]

Digital car garage Caroobi secures investment from BMW’s venture arm

Berlin-based Caroobi, a car repairs booking platform, has raised a financing round from BMW i Ventures with participation from existing investors DN Capital and Cherry Ventures. The terms of the investment were not disclosed. Caroobi describes itself as a digital garage where users can book repairs for their cars as well as remote inspections. It […]

Samsung NEXT expands operations to invest in European startups

Samsung has expanded Samsung NEXT, its venture capital arm, to Europe where it will invest in European companies through its $150 million global fund. The investment and M&A firm’s European operations will be based out of Berlin and it intends to open more European offices over the next year. It currently has locations in South […]

London HR tech company MOVE Guides raises $48 million in Series C round

London-based company MOVE Guides has announced a Series C round of $48 million from Future Fund, New Enterprise Associates, and Notion Capital. MOVE Guides is a SaaS company that develops HR software for managing employee relocation in sectors like finance, manufacturing, and tech. The funds will be invested in boosting its market share. “The change […]