Annie Musgrove


Israeli cybersecurity startup Cynet raises $18 million to expand throughout US and into Asia

Israeli cybersecurity scale-up Cynet has raised $18 million in Series B+ funding to further product development and expand internationally, particularly throughout the US and into Asia. The round was led by BlueRed Partners, a Singapore-based venture capital fund that specifically helps Israeli tech companies expand into APAC. Deutsche Telekom (a Cynet customer) and Merlin International […]

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GP Bullhound announces fifth fund at €125 million, sticking with high-growth software one year after Slack exit

London-born investment firm GP Bullhound has announced its fifth fund, €125 million for growth-stage European software companies. The team just closed Fund IV at €113 million last year. The firm’s co-founder Per Roman, who acts as head of asset management and exclusive investment advisor to the new fund, commented, “We are passionate about supporting great […]


Estonian-founded Pactum raises $3 million to automate contract negotiations with AI

Pactum, an Estonian-founded AI platform that automates contract negotiations, has closed a $3 million seed round led by Berlin-based Project A. DocuSign and other previous investors also participated. The California-based startup says many enterprise companies lose out on “hidden value” in vendor contracts, because there are just too many contracts of too little value to […]

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VentureWave Capital announces Impact Ireland, a fund to scale Irish ‘tech for good’ startups

Dublin-based VentureWave Capital has announced the first close of a new fund, Impact Ireland, which will support local ‘technology for good’ companies to scale internationally. The fund is a member of Global Impact Investing Network and is the first Irish signatory of the World Bank’s International Finance Corporation’s Operating Principles for Impact Measurement.  Though the […]


Portuguese pet care startup Barkyn raises €5 million Series A

Barkyn, a Porto-based food subscription and online veterinary care service for dogs, has raised a €5 million Series A to complete its own line of branded products and continue expanding the business. The round was co-led by Indico Capital Partners and All Iron Ventures, with participation from Portugal Ventures and the 200M Fund. The Portuguese […]