Paris-founded cloud data management startup Odaseva raises $11.7 million

French-founded enterprise cloud management platform Odaseva has raised $11.7 million in a funding round led by Partech, with participation from new investor Salesforce Ventures and existing investor Serena. This capital injection brings the total amount attracted by Odaseva to $14 million. Odaseva’s Data Management Cloud helps enterprises to manage and secure their data in order […]

French freelance marketplace Malt raises $25 million to expand across Europe

Paris-based freelance platform Malt has landed $25 million in a funding round led by Idinvest, with participation from existing investors, ISAI and Serena, Maddyness reported. The company will use the capital injection to expand to two new countries, Germany and the Netherlands. Launched in 2014 in France, Malt has since then also expanded to Spain […]

French medical transportation startup Ambler lands €1.5 million

French-founded medical transportation startup Ambler has secured €1.5 million in funding from Partech, Idinvest Partners, Kima Ventures, and angel investors. Ambler is a medical transportation booking platform that connects suppliers — private ambulances, medical transportation operators, and approved taxis — to individuals, hospitals, and clinics that require their services. Ambler claims to improve the fleet utilisation […]

France’s Jobijoba acquires recruitment chatbot startup JAI

Paris-based recruitment solutions company Jobijoba has acquired JAI (The Jobs Artificial Intelligence), a startup that develops chatbot technologies for recruiters. Jobijoba plans to integrate JAI’s product into its offering. JAI’s pre-trained chatbot is there to talk to handle the first contact with an applicant, asking the usual questions and replying to whatever the candidate has […]

French “small data” machine learning startup MyDataModels raises €1 million

MyDataModels, a startup based in Sophia Antipolis that provides an automated machine learning platform for small datasets, has landed €1 million from Earlybird Venture Capital. The startup’s main target audience is domain experts with little to no coding skills. With MyDataModels, they can create and run their own predictive models on small datasets in the […]

French HR tech company Talentsoft raises $50 million

French-founded HR tech company Talentsoft has raised $50 million in a funding round led by Francisco Partners, with participation from Bpifrance and Goldman Sachs. The company plans to use the funding to accelerate its international expansion. Founded in 2007, Talentsoft currently employs 600 employees and expects its revenues to reach $100 million “in a near […]

Amsterdam-based e-scooter startup dott raises €20 million

Amsterdam-founded e-scooter startup dott has landed €20 million in a funding round co-led by EQT Ventures and Naspers, with participation from Axel Springer Digital Ventures, DN Capital, Felix Capital, FJ Labs, U-Start Club, and angel investors. The company will use the cash injection to launch a pilot version of its shared e-scooters and e-bikes at […]