Akeneo raises a $46 million series C led by Summit Partners to expand its leadership in Product Experience Management (PXM)

Akeneo, a global leader in Product Experience Management (PXM) solutions for corporate brands and retailers, today announced it has raised $46 million in funding led by global growth equity investor Summit Partners. Existing investors Alven, Partech, and Salesforce Ventures, as well as Akeneo’s board member Stephan Dietrich, also participated in the round. Alven had led the €2.4 million series A round in September 2014 and participated in the $13 million series B round in March 2017.

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Freeda Media raises a $16 million series B led by Alven

Freeda, the leading media brand, raises $16 million with Alven, U-Start and Endeavor Catalyst

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Online graduate recruiter JobTeaser raises €50 million with Highland Europe to transform how young people find work

JobTeaser, the European leader for recruitment and career guidance among students and graduates, raises €50 million in capital, principally with Highland Europe, to expand its careers service to hundreds of thousands more students across the UK and Europe

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Belgian insurtech Qover completes a new 8 million € round led by Alven with the participation of Portag3 Ventures

The leading european digital insurance partner, secures 8m€ in a new round led by Alven with the participation of Portag3 Venture and existing investor Anthemis

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Meero raises $ 230 million and sets a new record for the French Tech, only 3 years after its creation

The startup revolutionizing the world of photography is carrying out a third round of fundraising of $230 million, led by Eurazeo growth and Prime ventures. Alven led the $45million series B in 2018 and the previous $18 million series A round in 2017. Existing investors include Global Founders Capital, Aglaé Ventures, White Star Capital and Idinvest Partners

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Georges, the accounting automation tool for freelancers, raises a 10 million € series A led by Alven

One year after its seed round with Kerala and Fast Forward, Georges Tech, the French rising star in automated accounting, raises a 10m€ series A led by Alven, to win the European market

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Heetch, the ride-sharing platform, completes a $38 million Series B led by Cathay & Total ventures

Heetch, the independent mobility platform for VTC operating in France and French speaking Africa has just raised a $38 million Series B led by Cathay and Total ventures, with participation from existing investors Idinvest Partners / Innov’Allianz, Alven, Felix Capital, and Via-ID

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Getaround acquires Drivy for $300 million and becomes global carsharing leader

Carsharing pioneer Getaround today announced the $300 million acquisition of Drivy, the largest and fastest-growing carsharing platform in Europe.
Alven first backed Drivy at Seed stage, in 2012.

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Sqreen closes a $14 million Series A round led by Greylock Partners

Sqreen, the industry’s first provider of Application Security Management (ASM), has closed a $14 million Series A funding round led by Greylock Partners with Y Combinator and previous investors Alven and Point Nine also participating

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TheGuarantors, the leading insurtech in real estate completes a $15m Series B led by Global Founders and previous investors, including Alven, White Star Capital and Partech

TheGuarantors has just completed a $15 million Series B, which makes their total funding amount to $27 million. This new round was funded by Alven, Global Founders Capital, White Star Capital, and Partech. The round also comprised an array of top players from the insurance and real estate industries

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Typology raises a $10M seed round with Alven, Marc Simoncini, Xavier Niel and Firstminute Capital

Typology, the new venture of Made.com’s founder, NingLi, announces its official launch with a $10M seed round raised with Alven, Marc Simoncini, Xavier Niel and Firstminute Capital

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Deepomatic, the leading industrial computer vision technology platform, raises 6.2m€ with Hi Inov and existing investors Alven and Bertrand Diard

Deepomatic has just raised a 6.2m€ series A round with Hi inov Dentressangle as lead investor, and historical investors Alven and former Talend CEO Bertrand Diard

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