In today’s show, we talk with Sergey Jakimov, co-founder and CEO of Longenesis, which has just won the Fifty Founders Battle at this year’s TechChill conference.
Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – LetsGetChecked, the Irish home health testing kit startup, is now valued at more than $1 billion after its latest funding round. The company has raised $150 million in a Series D round led by Casdin Capital with pro golfer Rory McIlroy investing again. – Copenhagen-based […]
In today’s show, we talk with Marcus Gners, co-founder and chief strategy officer at Lifesum, a lifestyle and nutrition app that helps users feel better by eating healthier.
Happy Friday! This week, our research team tracked more than 90 tech funding deals worth more than €4 billion, and about 15 exits, M&A transactions, and rumours, and related news stories across Europe, including Russia, Israel, and Turkey. As always, we are putting all of them together for you in a handy list sent in […]
Stockholm-based digital healthcare provider Kry, called Livi in the UK and France, raised €262 million in a Series D round in May, highlighting how investor interest in healthtech is not abating, even as coronavirus lockdowns lift and people can go back to their doctors. “The underlying megatrend was obviously there before the pandemic, and a […]
Stockholm’s relationship wellness app Coupleness has raised $1.1 million in a seed round led by Icebreaker. Kry co-founder Joachim Hedenius and Epidemic Sound COO Marcus Lewold also participated as Angel Investors. Coupleness is reporting that the funding will be used to help promote the product and accelerate growth. Founded in 2019 by Ted Rosén and […]
Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Just when you thought the SPAC had been played out, London-based healthtech company Babylon confirms the rumours and announces its plan to go public via a $4.2 billion merger with Alkuri Global Acquisition Corp. – Israeli/British brokerage firm eToro is one step closer to its […]