French retail tech company Alkemics seals €21 million Series C to expand into Germany, Benelux and Scandinavia

Alkemics, a Paris-based platform that connects global retailers with suppliers large and small, has raised a €21 million Series C round led by Highland Europe, along with Index Ventures, SEB and Cathay Innovation. Since raising €20 million in 2016, Alkemics has worked with the largest grocery retailers in France and the UK (including E.Leclerc, Intermarché, […]


Polish hiring platform DevSkiller raises €1 million to develop end-to-end talent management system

DevSkiller, a Warsaw-based platform that tests the coding skills of job applicants, has raised €1 million in bridge funding from SpeedUp Energy Innovation (SEI). The investment will help the startup expand its product into a comprehensive skills development and talent management tool. “We’ve started off with DevSkiller which is the technical skills assessment platform powered […]


Swedish marketing platform Funnel raises $47 million Series B to expand into US

Funnel, a Swedish platform for marketing data analysis, has raised a $47 million Series B round led by Eight Road Ventures and F-Prime Capital, with support from existing investors Balderton Capital, Oxx, Zobito, and Industrifonden, as well as Kreos Capital. With so many data sources available to digital marketing teams, the Stockholm-based startup set out […]