Heetch was suspended by a Paris court last year for running an illegal taxi service. Now, it’s trying to rebuild its business.
The Scottish startup has built an online used car marketplace that attempts to digitise a notoriously difficult business.
French startup Ornikar, which provides online resources for people learning to drive, has raised €10 million from Idinvest Partners, Partech Ventures, Elaia Partners, and Brighteye Ventures. The startup provides lower cost online-based driving and road safety tutorials. It currently has 200,000 users and operates in 250 cities in France. The new funds will be used […]
Munich e-bike startup Fazua has raised €6.5 million in new funding led by Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners with participation from High Tech Gründerfonds, Bayern Kapital, and a number of business angels. Fazua develops and builds an e-bike motor and battery drive system called evation. According to the company, the new funds will be used to […]
Flight sharing platform Wingly has raised €2 million in a seed round from former German vice chancellor Philipp Rösler, former Daher Socata CEO Stephane Mayer, and VC firm Howzat Partners. Sometimes described as carpooling for flights, the UK-based startup connects private pilots with passengers. Pilots list routes that they are flying and available seats. The […]
Cityscoot, the French electric scooter rental startup, has announced a €40 million funding round from RATP Capital Innovation and InVenture Partners alongside previous investors. The service allows users to access a network of electric scooters for short trips around the city. Using the app, users can pick up and drop off the electric scooters any […]
Victor, an online marketplace for booking private jet charter trips, has raised $18 million from BBA Aviation and BP Ventures. The company and investors have now established Alyssum Group, a new organisation for boosting the aviation business ecosystem. Existing shareholders in Victor also participated in the investment and formation of the group. Alyssum Group, based […]