Through its Orange Digital Investment holding, Orange Group (Euronext Paris: ORA – New York Stock Exchange: ORAN) has decided to invest in the Digital Health 2 (DH2) fund of LBO France, a major private equity firm in France.
GrAI Matter Labs, a Paris, France-based brain inspired ultra-low latency computing company, raised $14m in funding.
Yubo, a Paris, France-based platform for young people to socialize online, raised $47.5m in Series C funding round.
Livestorm, a Paris, France-based video communications platform that runs in a mobile or desktop browser, raised $30M in Series B funding.
BrainTale, a Paris, France-based adapted care company, raised €1m in seed funding.
ADM Ventures, the corporate venture capital arm of ADM (NYSE: ADM), invested in Seventure’s Health For Life Capital (HFLC) Fund II.
Corlieve Therapeutics, a Paris, France-based biotechnology company focused on developing novel therapeutics for severe neurological disorders, closed its seed financing of undisclosed amount.
Food retailer Carrefour acquired the Bio c’ Bon, one of the largest organic supermarkets in Paris with stores in numerous districts of the French capital, for €60m.
Accenture (NYSE: ACN) is to acquire OpusLine, a Paris, France-based consulting company that provides strategic advisory and transformational services to public- and private-sector healthcare providers as well as life sciences and insurance companies in the country.
Sofinnova Partners, a European life sciences venture capital firm based in Paris, London and Milan, appointed Dr. Joe Anderson as Partner in the Sofinnova Crossover Fund.
Spendesk, a Paris, France-based spend management platform for SMBs, raised $18m in addition to its $38m Series B funding round announced last year.
Ÿnsect, a Paris, France-based insect farming startup, extended its Series C funding to $372m.
Shippeo, a Paris, France-based provider of Real-Time Transportation Visibility solutions, acquired oPhone, a Lyon, France-based Real-Time Transportation Visibility specialist.
Sendinblue, a Paris, France-based digital marketing platform, raised $160m in Series B funding.
Exotec, a Lille, France-based robotics solution for logistics and creator of the Skypod 3D warehouse robots, raised $90m in financing.