UK-based ALung Technologies closes $36 million Series C financing round

UK-based ALung Technologies, which develops technologies for patients suffering from respiratory failure, has closed a $36 million Series C financing round. The round was led by Philips and UPMC, with participation from new and existing investors including Abiomed, The Accelerator Fund, Allos Ventures, Birchmere Ventures, Blue Tree Ventures, Eagle Ventures, Riverfront Ventures, West Capital Advisors, and other individual investors.

French IoT solutions company Actility raises a $75 million Series D round

French Actility, which provides Low Power Wide Area Networks (LPWAN) for the internet of Things (IoT), has completed a $75 million Series D funding round. Creadev, Bosch and Inmarsat are among the new investors in the round, with existing investors also participating including Idinvest, Bpifrance, Ginko Ventures, KPN, Orange Digital Ventures, Swisscom and Foxconn.

Beamery raises $5 million for its AI-powered recruitment software

Recruitment software company Beamery has raised $5 million in fresh funding from Index Ventures. Other participants in the round include Edenred Capital Partners, GP Ventures, and LocalGlobe. London-based Beamery’s software is used by companies to screen and acquire the best job candidates by combining CRM features and AI, which treats “candidates like valued customers”. The […]