Dan Taylor

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Belgian fintech Unifiedpost Group acquires German Crossinx for up to €113 million, gains entry to all-important DACH region

La Hulpe, Belgium-based fintech Unifiedpost Group has snapped up Frankfurt Am Main-based fintech automator Crossinx for up to €113 million. €100 million was settled with 50% cash and 50% newly issued Unifiedpost shares valued at €20 per share. A conditional earn-out payment of €13 million was also included in the deal. “The acquisition of Crossinx […]

London-based HealthHero enters French market through acquisition of Qare.

London-based HealthHero has acquired Paris-based, Kamet Ventures-backed medical video consultation firm Qare. Financials were not disclosed. “We created Qare in order to empower patients by offering them access to a holistic set of personalised medical services that were previously only available in-person. Following its tremendous growth, we are delighted to see it join forces with […]

Paris-based customer service outsourcer Onepilot raises €2.5 million in seed round

Customer service outfit Onepilot has raised €2.5 million in seed funding in a move to rapidly accelerate growth and prepare for international expansion. The found includes notable investors including Global Founders Capital (the investment fund founded by Oliver Samwer of Rocket Internet) and Kima Ventures (French billionaire Xavier Niel’s fund), as well as angel investors […]

PSG acquires majority stake in Madrid-based end-to-end business software provider Nalanda Global

London/Boston/Kansas City-based PSG has acquired a majority stake in Madrid’s end-to-end business software provider Nalanda. Financials were not disclosed. The acquisition is slated to drive Nalanda’s international growth into new verticals and geographies via M&A activity. “Nalanda is a leading digital automation solution operating with a significant addressable market across multiple large sectors,” said Dany […]

London-based YHANGRY raises $1.5 million to ensure no one is ever hangry

Serving the need to make the most out of social gatherings in a COVID world, YHANGRY has raised $1.5 million, making it possible to book a private chef in a matter of seconds. The seed funding comes from angel investors including Eileen Burbidge (Passion Capital), Carmen Alfonso Rico (Blossom Capital), Martin Mignot (Index Ventures), Jack […]

London-based data extraction platform Kleene raises $1.5 million

SaaS data pipelining for scale-ups platform kleene has raised $1.5 million in their first funding round. Led by Episode 1, the round also saw participation from Superseed and unnamed angel investors. The capital is expected to be put towards expanding the team, delivering on the product road map (support for Microsoft’s Azure Synapse Analytics and Google’s BigQuery), […]

Stockholm-based electric boat maker X Shore pilots their way to €15 million

Stockholm-based modular electric boat brand X Shore has raised €15 million to propel production and industrialisation. The raise was led by Delivery Hero founder Lukasz Gadowski’s Team Europe holding company and saw participation from individual investors including Navin Thukkaram, founder and CEO of Innovation Bootcamp, and Marec Gasiun, former Head of Automotive Business Development at […]