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Crista Galli Ventures, new fund from former NHS doctor, will put $65 million into early-stage healthtech startups

European healthtech startups have a new investor at play, Crista Galli Ventures (CGV), an evergreen fund founded by a former NHS doctor. Dr. Fiona Pathiraja, a consultant radiologist, will lead the fund as it invests $65 million in early-stage companies. Specifically, investments will go to deep tech, digital health and personalised medicine in seed and […]


Italian deep tech startup FLEEP Technologies gets €800,000 to bring eco-friendly printed electronic circuits to market

Italian deep tech startup FLEEP Technologies has raised €800,000 in seed funding to bring its ‘printed electronics’ technology to the market. The round was supported by Pariter Partners, members of Italian Angels for Growth, Club degli Investitori, and the Cogliati family. “What we bring with us from this fundraising is the awareness that even in […]


Cambridge-born deep tech startup Xampla gets £2 million for plant-based alternative to microplastics

As the EU considers restricting the use of microplastics in everyday products, University of Cambridge spin-out Xampla has developed a plant protein-based alternative, a breakthrough which earned the startup £2 million in seed funding. The round was co-led by Amadeus Capital Partners and Cambridge Enterprise, with participation from Sky Ocean Ventures and the University of […]