Dan Taylor

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Copenhagen-based skincare platform Nøie raises $12 million in Series A round led by Talis

Copenhagen’s skincare platform Nøie has raised $12 million in Series A funding. The round was led by Talis Capital and saw participation from Inventure as well existing investors Thomas Ryge Mikkelsen, Kristian Schrøder Hart-Hansen. The funding is expected to further R&D projects, launch new product categories, and fuel further European market expansion. “For too long […]

London’s consumer insights platform OnePulse raises £2 million, plans global expansion

Consumer insights platform that converts market research into real-time conversations between brands and consumers, OnePulse has raised £2 million to fuel global expansion efforts. The funding round was led by Blackfinch and followed on my Nexus Investments. OnePulse provides brands with a platform whereby they can conduct micro-market surveys, up to three questions at a […]

Add another unicorn to the list, Paris-based Shift Technology raises $220 million in Series D round, valued at over $1 billion

Paris-based AI SaaS provider to the insurance industry Shift Technology has raised $220 million in a Series D round led by Advent International. Avenir, Accel, Bessemer Venture Partners, General Catalyst, and Iris Capital also participated. With this round, Shift’s total investment to date rises to $320 million and gives the company a valuation of over […]

Houston, we have liftoff: Mattias Ljungman launches data-driven $60 million early-stage fund Moonfire

Moonfire Ventures founder and former Atomico co-founder Mattias Ljungman has launched a new $60 million fund with the goal of becoming the most data-driven VC firm in Europe. Moonfire Ventures’ LPs include the standard non-disclosure of institutional investors and high-profile entrepreneurs and VCs, with US-based seed fund investment firm Cendana Capital serving as the anchor […]

Sweden’s freight mobility provider Einride cruises into $110 million in Soros-backed Series B round

Sweden’s electric and autonomous freight mobility maker Einride has raised $110 million in a Series B round from new investors Temasek, Soros Fund Management, Northzone, Build Capital, and Maersk Growth. Existing investors EQT Ventures, Plum Alley, Norrsken VC, Ericsson, and NordicNinja VC also participated. The $110 million is slated to scale up deployments to customers […]