French developer tool startup Zenaton raises €2 million

Zenaton, a French startup founded in September 2017, has raised €2 million in a funding round led by Accel and Point Nine Capital for a toolkit that helps developers build workflows. The other participants in the round were the Slack Fund, Kima Ventures, and business angels including Julien Lemoine, CTO and co-founder of Algolia, and […]

UK-based enterprise email analysis startup Tessian raises $13 million

The UK-based startup Tessian, formerly known as Checkrecipient, has raised $13 million in a funding round led by Balderton Capital and Accel, with participation from Amadeus Capital Partners, Crane, LocalGlobe, Winton Ventures, and Walking Ventures. The company intends to use the capital injection to expand its product offering and grow the sales and marketing teams. […]

UK-based R&D analytics startup PatSnap raises $38 million

R&D analytics startup PatSnap has raised a Series D funding round of $38 million led by Sequoia Capital and Shunwei Capital, with participation from Qualgro. All three firms have invested in previous funding rounds of the startup, which to date has raised more than $100 million. PatSnap is working to solve the problem of decreasing […]

Estonian-founded Pipedrive raises $50 million to grow its sales CRM and explore acquisition possibilities

Sales CRM startup Pipedrive has secured a $50 million Series C round led by Insight Venture Partners and Bessemer Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors, Rembrandt Venture Partners and Atomico. Pipedrive plans to use the money to further scale and develop its product, as well as “explore strategic acquisitions,” the company stated in a […]

British spacetech startup Oxford Space Systems raises £6.7 million

Oxford Space Systems (OSS), a British startup that builds deployable space antennas and structures, has landed £6.7 million in funding from IQ Capital, Longwall Ventures, Foresight Williams, Midven, and Wren Capital. The startup will use the new funding to move to its new purpose-built headquarters in the Harwell Space Cluster outside Oxford, which is said […]