French startup Front raises $66 million for its shared inbox

Business communications app Front has raised $66 million led by Sequoia Capital with DFJ participating in the Series B round. Front is a shared inbox for the workplace that integrates a team’s various communications channels like email, live chat, voice, and programmes like Salesforce into one single platform. “Many companies have promised to kill email, […]

Video learning startup SpeachMe raises €10 million for international growth

SpeachMe, a French startup making video tutorial solutions, has raised €10 million in funding from Groupe Artémis’ Red River West, an initiative that funds French companies’ growth in the US. It develops video-based communication and learning tools within companies and employees, with customers including Airbus and Blablacar. It competes with the likes of US startup […]

Workflow and CRM software company Forest Admin raises €3 million

Forest Admin, an admin-as-a-service interface for businesses, that was founded in 2017 has announced a €3 million funding round for the development of its first product. Backed by Connect Ventures and French billionaire entrepreneur Xavier Niel, the funding will be used to accelerate product development of its SaaS CRM product and prepare for launching internationally. […]

Belgian marketing platform Qualifio raises €3 million Series A round

Marketing tech startup Qualifio has announced a Series A round of €3 million from Volta Ventures and Société Régionale d’Investissement de Wallonie (SRIW), the investment arm of the Walloon Region government in Belgium. The SaaS-based interactive marketing and data collection platform is used for creating marketing content and analysing the data it generates. Its clients […]

Fortino Capital takes majority stake in Belgian software company MobileXpense for €20 million

Belgian investment firm Fortino Capital has invested €20 million and taken a majority stake in Brussels software company MobileXpense. MobileXpense, founded in 2000, builds travel and expense management software that integrates with other ERP systems. It has clients in the public and private sector. The next steps for the company involve expanding internationally and reaching […]

DigitalGenius raises $14.75 million for its AI for customer service

UK AI startup DigitalGenius, which makes software for customer service use cases, has raised $14.75 million. The Series A round was led by Global Founders. A number of other funds participated in the round: MMC Ventures, Paua Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, Runa Capital, RRE Ventures, Lumia Capital, Compound, and Lerer Hippeau Ventures. This brings its total […]