French PE firm plugs into China's priorities
… hunger for advanced technological know-how.Ever since it shifted its economic focus to quality of growth, China has been big on the high-tech sector and environment-themed innovations.According to Sylvain Makaya, a senior partner of Idinvest, …
Why start-ups are the best place for personal growth
… raised over USD $150 million and earlier this year we closed the largest-ever series B round for a European insurtech when we announced a USD $125 million deal with Mubadala, alongside strong investors like Salesforce, Target Global, Idinvest, …
A fin mars, les start-up françaises ont déjà levé 974 M€
… insectes une matière première incontournable de l’alimentation des animaux d’élevage et domestiques s’est tournée là vers un parterre de nouveaux investisseurs du calibre d’Astanor Ventures, du fonds Large Venture de Bpifrance ou encore d’IdInvest …
Cybersécurité : Alsid s’ouvre à Idinvest et lève 13 M€
Alsid alimente aujourd’hui son ambition internationale avec un premier tour de table de 13 M€ majoritairement abondé par Idinvest, suivi par les deux soutiens historiques que sont 360 Capital Partners et Axeleo Capital (qui réinvestissent ici plus …
Start-up : les plus grosses levées de fonds 2018
L'innovation Limflow est déjà commercialisée en Europe.# 16 PLATFORM.SH : 28 millions d'eurosCloudAnnée de création : 2016Cofondateurs : Frédéric Plais, Damien Tournoud, Ori Pekelman, Ryan Szrama.Investisseurs : Partech, Idinvest, Benhamou Global, …
Idinvest Partners has announced the final closing of the ISIA Fund (Idinvest SME Industrial Assets) at €340m, surpassing its initial target of €300m by 13%.Launched at the end of 2017, ISIA is the first diversified fund intended to finance the modernisation of production tools for European SMEs, and has the ability to finance over fifty operations. To date, ISIA has already supported over fifteen companies and financed nearly fifty pieces of industrial machinery.
With their innovative enzymatic technology, DNA Script has overcome many of the inefficiencies of today's synthetic DNA production and allows researchers to accelerate their experiments. This funding round will be used to accelerate the development of the company's first products and expand its teams both in New York and in Paris.
The pioneering startup which has a revolutionary approach to Active Directory cyber-security achieved more than 500% growth in 2018 and has attracted clients such as Orange, Sanofi and Sodexo. This funding will allow Alsid to expand into new markets including the United Kingdom, Singapore, Germany and Northern Europe and to prepare to enter the US and Japanese markets planned for 2020.
WeMaintain joins Idinvest's Smart City portfolio having managed to establish itself on the historically closed elevator repair market. The startup's platform assembles qualified mechanics and allows them to work independently. Having already attracted large clients in Paris' Central Business District, this funding will enable the company to strengthen its presence in Paris and begin providing support to its customers worldwide.
The Paris-based high-growth ride-sharing platform is already operating in 9 cities in France and recently very successfully launched operations in Morocco. The company aims to use this funding to become the leading ride sharing platform across French-speaking markets and plans to launch in Central and West Africa by the end of 2019.
Specialising in remote diagnostic solutions for several chronic disease areas, this medical technology company already operates with more than two hundred healthcare facilities around the globe, helping them to perform more efficient medical procedures. With this financing the startup aims to accelerate growth, especially internationally, and expand current IoT and AI solutions.
Meero, the first on-demand photograph platform in the world, is already present in over 100 countries and delivers a photoshoot to a client every 25 seconds. This fundraising will enable the startup to develop its solutions for new audiences and perfect its automatic photo editing and content enrichment technology.
The French global luxury fashion resale company has over 8 million members across 50 countries worldwide. This funding will help accelerate international growth, particularly in Asia, and drive widespread adoption of sustainable and circular consumption.
Committed to reinforcing its position in Europe, Eurazeo Growth, led by Benoist Grossmann, Managing Partner, is pleased to announce the recruitment of Nathalie Kornhoff-Brüls and Zoé Fabian as Managing Directors and Maud Gillot as Associate. The seven-person team is determined to establish itself as the leading private equity partner for those wishing to invest in growth capital opportunities in Europe.