Petra Weslien, a former HR manager at iZettle, is to join Swedish venture capital firm Almi Invest.
Auddly, a Stockholm, Sweden-based song project management platform, raised SEK 20m in venture capital funding.
Worldsmarathons.com, a Stockholm, Sweden-based developer of a global marketplace for marathons, raised SEK3.7m in funding.
Qapital, a New York and Stockholm, Sweden-based personal finance app dedicated to money management, raised $12M in Series A funding.
Pickit, a Visby, Sweden-based image service startup, raised $4.6m in Series A funding.
Modus Therapeutics AB, a Stockholm, Sweden-based company focused on innovative treatments for patients with sickle cell disease, completed a financing round of SEK 32m.
Soundtrack Your Brand, a Stockholm, Sweden-based background music company, raised $22m in funding.
Twilio Inc. (NYSE: TWLO), a San Francisco, CA-based cloud communicational platform company, acquired Beepsend, a Malmö, Sweden-based Application to Person (A2P) messaging provider.
Scania, a Södertälje, Sweden-based supplier of solutions and services for sustainable transport, as well as engines for industrial and marine applications and power generation, has launched a corporate venture capital fund.
Goodlifeme AB, a Swedish public limited company which has developed a gamified health-behavior change platform, rasied $1.5m in funding.
Budbee, a Stockholm, Sweden-based home delivery startup, raised €3m in funding.
Amra, a Linkoping, Sweden-based digital health company, raised $9m in funding.
iZettle, a Stockholm, Sweden-based provider of mobile payments solutions, raised €60m in a Series D extension and debt funding.
NA-KD, a Goteborg, Sweden-based fashion and beauty e-commerce company, raised SEK140m (approx. €14M) in venture capital funding.
Min Doktor, a Malmoe, Sweden-based digital health startup, raised SKR45m (€4.7m) in funding.