Copenhagen’s coaching platform for health and fitness professionals Lenus raises €50 million in Series A round

Copenhagen-based B2B2C coaching platform for health and fitness professionals Lenus has raised €50 million in a Series A round led by EQT Ventures that also saw participation from Lars Fjeldsoe-Nielsen. The record-breaking Series A round is expected to fuel Lenus’ further product development, recruitment, international expansion plans which include the US, and the launch of […]

Berlin’s ocean cleanup startup Cleanhub raises just shy of €4 million in seed round

Berlin-based ocean cleanup organising platform Cleanhub has raised just short of €4 million in a seed round led by Lakestar and 468 Capital. The round also saw participation from Übermorgen Ventures, Pirate Impact Capital, and Angel Investors Andreas Brenner, Marc Stöckli, Charles Songhurst, Erik Hahnloser, and Friedrich Neuman. Cleanhub reports that the funding will be […]

Berlin-based Lumenaza raises €6.5 million in Series B round, aims to bring secure and balanced supply of green electricity to all

Berlin’s SaaS platform for green utilities has raised €6.5 million in Series B round led by First Imagine! and New Kraftwerk Technology, funded mainly via the family office of Tom Wolf. Existing investors Future Energy Ventures and IBB Ventures also participated in the round. Lumenaza reports that the fresh influx of capital will be used […]

Parisian financial real-time data wrangler Pennylane corrals €15 million in new funding

Paris-based financial and account management solutions provider Pennylane has raised €15 million in new funding from Sequoia Capital. The is Sequoia’s first investment since establishing an on-the-ground presence in Europe and now places Pennylane in the same portfolio as Stripe, Paypal, and Square. The funding is expected to further fuel the fintech’s technology offer, product, […]

Bristol-based quantum security firm KETS raises £3.1 million, aims to protect data from a new generation of cyberattacks

Bristol’s quantum security startup KETS has raised £3.1 million in a funding round co-led by Quantonation and Speedinvest. The round also saw participation from Mustard Seed MAZE. KETS reports that the new funding will be used to accelerate further development, production, and delivery of its products, as well as expand crucial real-world testing. With great […]