Weekly Startup Ecosystem Overview in Europe / January 1 – 5

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Here is the notable funding rounds and secondary transactions in the first week of the year – January 1 – 5:


2 United Kingdom (UK), 1 Norway, 1 Spain

Secondary Transactions:

1 Netherlands, 1 Denmark

Sectors Received Investments:

2 Health Care

1 Financial Technologies

1 Artificial Intelligence

News of the Week

🎯 Medical device company CardioMech raised $13 million.

CardioMech, which develops interventional medical devices for structural heart disease, has raised $13 million from existing and new investors, including a non-disclosed strategic investor.

Transaction Type: Investment


Co-founders: Jacob Bergsland, Nikolai Hiorth

Headquarters: Norway

🎯 Health care startup Manina Medtech raised €1.75 million.

Manina Medtech, which manufactures medical solution that calculates the perfect time for IVF treatment, has raised €1.75 million from Medex Partners, Ministry of Science and Innovation of Spain and a consortium of business angels.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investors: Medex Partners, Ministry of Science and Innovation of Spain, business angels

Co-founders: Monica Rodriguez de la Vega

Headquarters: Spain

🎯 Payment platform Bumper raised €46 million.

Bumper, a fintech startup that enables flexible payments for car repairs, has raised €46 million in Series B funding round. The investment round was led by Autotech Venture, with participation from Shell Ventures, InMotion Ventures, Revo Capital and Porsche Ventures.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investors: Autotech Venture, Shell Ventures, InMotion Ventures, Revo Capital, Porsche Ventures

Co-founders: James Jackson, Jack Allman

Headquarters: United Kingdom (UK)

🎯 AI-driven legal assistant Robin AI raised $26 million.

Robin AI, which leverages generative AI to automate and speed up the process of drafting and negotiating contracts, has raised $26 million in Series B funding round, led by Temasek. QuantumLight, Plural and AFG Partners also participated in the investment round.

Transaction Type: Investment

Investors: Temasek, QuantumLight, Plural, AFG Partners

Co-founders: Richard Robinson, James Clough

Headquarters: United Kingdom (UK)

🛒 Invincible Software Holdings acquires Homerun.

Invincible Software Holdings has acquired all-in-one HR tool Homerun.

Transaction Type: Acquisition

Investors: Invincible Software Holdings

Co-founders: Willem van Roosmalen, Bob Kreefft, Thomas Moes

Headquarters: Netherlands

🛒 Danfoss acquires ENFOR.

Engineering company Danfoss has acquired energy software developer ENFOR.

Transaction Type: Acquisition

Investors: Danfoss


Headquarters: Denmark

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