Warsaw-based supplement slinger Sundose raises $6 million in Series A round

Warsaw-based direct-to-consumer personalised supplement platform Sundose has raised $6 million in a Series A round led by DX Ventures and Atmos Ventures. The round saw follow on from Investible Club, Polipo Ventures, and Aria. The funding is expected to further develop the company’s personalisation engine, scale production, and expand operations to more European markets. Founded […]

Berlin-based Charles chats up Accel and HV Capital to the tune of €6.4 million

Berlin-based conversational-commerce-as-a-service company Charles has raised €6.4 million, one of Berlin’s largest seed rounds to date. The round was led by Accel and HV Capital. “Conversational commerce is emerging as a critical channel for brands,” says Luca Bocchio, Partner at Accel. “It’s a powerful trend that’s set to completely reshape the way brands interact with […]

Paris-based AXA Venture Partners raises €250 million for new growth fund

Paris-based AXA Venture Partners (AVP) has completed a €250 million first closing of its new AVP Growth Fund II. By year’s end, the final closing is expected to bring in €500 million. Over the past 5 years, AVP has deployed €400+ million in capital to more than 45 technology companies in the early growth stage, […]

Amsterdam-based SEGRON raises €4.5 million to expand automation services

Amsterdam-based SEGRON has raised €4.5 million, now bringing their total capital raised to €10 million. The round was led by OTB Ventures and Credo, and is expected to fuel international expansion and the entry to new industry verticals. “SEGRON is rapidly expanding with a strategy that addresses the needs of companies at the forefront of […]

Today in European Tech: Darktrace ramps up plans for £3 billion IPO, DraftKings buys BlueRibbon Software, and more

Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – British cybersecurity company Darktrace is finalising plans for a £3 billion stock market listing, despite the shadow cast over technology ‘unicorn’ floats in London by this week’s Deliveroo’s disastrous debut. – American gaming company DraftKings, which manages fantasy sports contests and is a sports betting […]

Today in European Tech: Glovo raises €450 million in funding, UK antitrust watchdog to probe Facebook-Giphy deal, and more

Hello! Here’s what happened today in European Tech. Deals – Barcelona-based multi-category delivery service Glovo has entered the history books with a €450 million Series F funding round. – Brussels-based app store optimisation tool AppTweak has raised $22 million from early investor Groupe Rossel in a series B round. – Hungarian writing, thinking, and collaborating […]

Budapest-based collaboration tool Craft raises $8 million in series A round

Hungarian writing, thinking, and collaborating platform Craft Docs has raised $8 million in a series A investment. Led by Creandum, the round also saw participation from InReach Ventures and Gareth Williams, co-founder and former CEO of Skyscanner. “Since our first discussions we’ve been impressed by both the amount of love users have for Craft, as […]