French DDoS protection startup Acorus secures €5 million in funding

Paris-based enterprise-focused cybersecurity startup Acorus Networks has landed a €5 million funding round from Elaia Partners, Partech and Kima Ventures. The startup, which specialises on protection against DDoS attacks, will use the money to grow its technical team and hire a head of sales. Founded in 2014 by Benjamin Schilz and Raphael Maunier, Acorus has […]

French image sensor development company Isorg secures €24 million

Isorg, a French company that produces organic and printed electronics for large area photo-detectors and image sensors, has raised a €24 million funding round led by New Science Ventures (NSV), a US-based investment firm, and Bpifrance, through its fund Large Venture, with participation from Financière Fonds Privés (FFP), Sofimac Innovation, CEA Investissement, and Dynalim. “We […]

Paris-based SME banking startup Qonto raises €20 million

French business banking startup for small and medium enterprises Qonto has raised €20 million in a round led by its existing investors Valar Ventures and Alven with participation from the European Investment Bank Group. Qonto is essentially a “challenger bank” for businesses, from freelancers to small companies. Customers signing up for an account receive a […]

Mondial Tech—The place for startups and innovation at Paris Motor Show

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French algorithmic image editing startup Meero raises $45 million

Paris-based AI-powered image and video production startup Meero has landed a $45 million Series B funding round led by Alven and Idinvest. The fresh capital injection brings the total amount raised by the company to over $60 million. Meero employs artificial intelligence algorithms to solve one of the problems of the imaging industry: the long […]