Tech.eu catches up with Northzone’s newest partner Paul Murphy, the former CEO of gaming company Dots, to talk European and US investments.
Seven months on from closing its first fund at €25 million, French accelerator Axeleo has announced the acquisition of the B2B Rocks conference. No terms were disclosed. B2B Rocks is an event for investors and startups in B2B, SaaS, and enterprise software. The next edition of the conference will take place on September 6 in […]
SaaS-based core banking software Ohpen has raised €25 million in a Series C round led by private equity firm Amerborgh. Amsterdam’s Ohpen develops software tools used in the financial sector to digitalise services and for moving customers to the cloud. The new funds will be invested in growth and expanding into new markets. “Ohpen is […]
Venture capital firm DN Capital has announced the close of its fourth fund at €200 million to invest in seed and Series A rounds. The firm will back SaaS, fintech, and health startups among others through the oversubscribed fund. According to DN Capital, it makes two-thirds of investments in Europe where it has offices in […]
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, […]
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 […]
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. […]