Exotec, a Lille, France-based robotics solution for logistics and creator of the Skypod 3D warehouse robots, raised $90m in financing.
Qobuz, a Paris, France-based Hi-Res music streaming and download service, raised €10m in funding.
Antaios, a Grenoble, France-based developer of SOT-MRAM technology (Spin-Orbit Torque Magnetic Random-Access Memory), secured $11m in funding.
EODev (Energy Observer Developments), a Saint-Malo, France-based hydrogen tech company, closed a €20m first round of funding.
Vect-Horus, a Marseille, France-based biotechnology company that designs and develops vectors that facilitate the targeted delivery of therapeutic molecules and imaging agents, raised €6.7m in funding.
Sarbacane Group, the parent company of email marketing platform Mailify, raised $27M in funding.
Sanofi is to acquire all of the outstanding shares of Principia Biopharma Inc. (NASDAQ: PRNB), a South San Francisco, CA-based late-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on developing treatments for immune-mediated diseases, for $100 per share in cash, which represents an aggregate equity value of approximately $3.68 billion (on a fully diluted basis).
Click&Boat, a global boat rentals company, acquired Spanish competitor Nautal.
In the last twenty years, digital polymerase chain reaction (dPCR) technology has given hopes to have potential applications in genetic engineering, cell biology and medical diagnostics.
DNA Script, a Paris, France-based DNA synthesis company, raised a $50m extension to its Series B financing, bringing the total investment of this round to $89m.
Withings, a Paris, France-based connected health company, raised $60m in Series B funding.
Clim8, a Lyon, France-based premium wearable technology company, completed a €2.75m Series A financing round.
PSA Aftermarket has acquired Portuguese Amanhã Global and its e-commerce platform B-Parts.com.
iObeya, a Massy, France-based provider of Enterprise Visual Management software, raised $17m in second round of funding.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) completed the acquisition of Sentelis, a French independent data consulting and engineering company.