Italian startup InSilicoTrials raises €3 million to democratise simulation technology for medical research

Italian health tech startup InSilicoTrials, which provides affordable simulation models for pharmaceutical and medical research, has raised €3 million in a Series A funding round led by United Ventures, with support from Pi Campus. “In silico technology” refers to clinical trials done through computer simulations. Founded in 2017, the Trieste-based company has built a platform […]


Milan-based Milkman snags €25 million to expand and partner with Poste Italiane for special delivery service

Milkman, a Milan-based logistics and delivery platform, has raised €25 million in its third round of funding, with backing from Poste Italiane, P101 sgr, Italia500, Vertis and 360 Capital. The deal includes an agreement between Milkman and Poste to create a new premium service, MLK Deliveries, specifically for Poste customers. The Italian company focuses on […]


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 […]


Italian martech startup Audiens gets $8 million from South Korea’s NHN, will use investor’s vast consumer data

Audiens, the Milan-based customer data platform and audience management tool, has landed an $8 million cash investment from South Korea’s NHN Corp. This marks NHN’s first investment in a European tech company, although Audiens was acquired by US-based Bango two years ago. Digital marketers use the Audiens customer data platform (CDP) to view all campaign […]


Rome-based BigProfiles raises €1.5 million for AI-based marketing intelligence platform

BigProfiles, a Rome-based marketing intelligence platform, has raised €1.5 million round led by Italian VC firms, Invitalia Ventures and LVenture Group. The B2B SaaS platform uses artificial intelligence to help companies profile their customers and predict consumer behavior. The profiles are populated from open data sources and social networks (accessed via commercial agreements), and provide […]