Finnish software startup Happeo has raised $8 million from international investors including UK and Silicon Valley-based DN Capital, and Helsinki-based Maki.vc and Vendep Capital. Happeo is an all-in-one digital workplace platform that brings together intranet, collaboration, and social networking into one unified solution for employees. “Traditional employee intranets are dead, because they host static and […]
Finnish healthtech startup Oura Health has secured a €5 million funding round led by US-based Bold Capital Partners and Finland’s Tesi. The round brings the total amount raised by the startup to €12.5 million. Oura Health intends to use the capital injection to promote its sleep improving device, the Oura ring, on the US market. […]
Finland-based startup Terramonitor has launched the first version of its mapping platform that provides often-updated satellite imagery of the Earth. Based on the open-source imagery by the European Space Agency (ESA), the platform is free to use for research purposes, while commercial users would have to pay at least €275 per month for unlimited usage. […]
Finnish startup Yetitablet has secured €1 million in a funding round led by Insmat, a local electronics distributor, with a public funding agency Business Finland as a co-investor. The startup’s product is a giant tablet computer that can be used in education, team collaboration, hospitality, and other sectors. Yetitablet was founded in 2015 by a […]
Finnish employee wellbeing and performance startup Hintsa Performance has closed a round of €6.8 million. The round was led by OP Insurance and Pontos Group, with participation from previous investor Ilmarinen. Hintsa provides wellbeing solutions for organisations, built on the concept of creating sustainable high performance as a by-product of holistic wellbeing. Hinta’s services range […]
Finnish startup ICEYE, which develops synthetic-aperture radar (SAR) sensors and microsatellites to collect earth observation data, has raised $13 million. The funding round was led by Draper Nexus, with participation from True Ventures, Draper Associates, Lifeline Ventures, Space Angels and Finnish Funding Agency for Innovations, Tekes.
Finnish educational game developer Lightneer, which was founded by Rovio (Angry Birds) alumns, has raised a seed funding round of $5 million. The round was led by GSV Acceleration, with participation from Helsinki-based IPR.VC, the French VC Brighteye, and Reach Capital from Silicon Valley.