Category: Manufacturing

myfisensemyfisenseMarch 4, 2021

Nordic Bioscience A/S, a Danish company and world leader in biomarker development, announced  the signing of an investment from KKR, a leading global investment firm. KKR is making the investment through the firm’s Health Care Strategic Growth Fund, which is focused on investing in leading high-growth health care companies for which KKR can be a […]

myfisensemyfisenseMarch 3, 2021

Volocopter, a startup out of southern Germany that has been building and testing electric VTOL (vertical take-off and landing) aircraft, has picked up $241 million in a Series D round of funding. Alongside its aircraft, Volocopter has also been building a business case in which its vessels will be used in a taxi-style fleet in […]

myfisensemyfisenseMarch 1, 2021

Skydio has raised $170 million in a Series D funding round led by Andreessen Horowitz’s Growth Fund. That pushes it into unicorn territory, with $340 million in total funding and a post-money valuation north of $1 billion. Skydio’s fresh capital comes on the heels of its expansion last year into the enterprise market, and it […]

myfisensemyfisenseFebruary 2, 2021

UiPath Inc disclosed on it had raised $750 million in a fundraising round that valued the robotic software startup at $35 billion, ahead of a high-profile initial public offering (IPO) later this year. The round was led by existing investors Alkeon Capital and Coatue, with Altimeter Capital, Dragoneer, IVP, Sequoia, Tiger Global and funds advised […]

myfisensemyfisenseJanuary 27, 2021

Sila Nano, flush with a fresh injection of capital that has pushed its valuation to $3.3 billion, is ready to bring its technology to the masses. The company, which was founded nearly a decade ago, said it has raised $590 million in a Series F funding round led by Coatue with significant participation by funds […]

myfisensemyfisenseJanuary 13, 2021

Roblox, an online gaming company for kids, announced that it raised $520 million in a private funding round at a valuation of $29.5 billion. And the company also revealed that it will soon go public via direct listing. Roblox had filed to go public late last year. Some of the other tech companies that also […]

myfisensemyfisenseDecember 3, 2020

Haus!, an Indonesia-based local made-to-order (MTO) drinks brand has secured US$2 million Series A investment from Sembrani Nusantara Fund a fund launched by Indonesian VC BRI Ventures. This is the first commitment made by Sembrani Nusantara Fund since its inception in June 2020 but the fund is currently looking at many deals according to the […]

myfisensemyfisenseNovember 18, 2020

Nigeria based startup Autochek looks to bring the sales and servicing of cars in Africa online. The newly founded venture has closed a $3.4 million seed-round co-led by TLcom Capital and 4DX ventures toward that aim. The raise comes fresh off of Autochek’s September acquisition of digital car sales marketplace Cheki in Nigeria and Ghana. “It’s different in the […]

myfisensemyfisenseNovember 16, 2020

Krosslinker, a Singapore-based advanced materials maker, has secured US$1.25 million in a seed funding round, led by 500 Startups. Seedscapital, Entrepreneur First and several unnamed angel investors also participated. As per a press release, the funds raised will aid Krosslinker in the development of its patented technology to manufacture aerogels and conduct pilot trials with their customers. […]

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