Shepper, a London based startup that carries out on-demand inspections of assets globally using a network of crowd sourced people, has raised $5.4m.
Le Swave, France’s first innovation platform dedicated to fintech businesses, launches its second recruitment campaign
Following the success of its first season (which saw 23 fintech startups selected from over 100 applications) Paris-based incubator Le Swave has announced its second recruitment campaign for fintechs / insurtechs
Our alumni Gallinée has closed its series A financing round with Unilever Ventures acting as lead investor.
The 29 January 2018, Gallinée, which was part of the 4th cohort of the PLP Explore last October and supported by Comet , has closed its series A financing round with Unilever Ventures acting as lead investor.
Discover the new batch of Comet: 10 international entrepreneurs from all over the globe!
A new call for applications is now open from 9th February to 2d March 2018 to identify startups to join the incubation program
Forbes unveiled its 2017 digital startup barometer, which has been compiled by Capgemini Consulting and ECap Partner since 2016. Its primary finding: last year, there were fewer funding rounds, but the amounts in play were larger. Shift Technology, GuestToGuest and Actility, all three in the top 10 largest funding rounds, were incubated by Paris&Co. In 2017, Paris&Co startups raised €200 million in total funding.
The Paris area boasts a concentration of high-performance startups, as well as corporate research centers attracted by its vast pool of qualified talent. Paris&Co, the economic development agency of Paris, is charged with promoting the French capital abroad. The agency welcomes foreign startups to participate in its dedicated incubator Comet, located in the heart of Paris.