Autocrypt Co., Ltd., a Seoul, South Korea-based autonomous driving security solutions provider, raised nearly $13m in Series A funding, bringing the total to $15M raised in 2020.
Avacta Group plc (AIM: AVCT), the developer of Affimer® biotherapeutics and reagents, announced that AffyXell Therapeutics, the joint venture with Daewoong Pharmaceutical, closed a $7.3m Series A venture capital funding.
Picky Inc., a Palo Alto, CA- and Seoul, South Korea-based mobile-first content platform providing consumers with authentic information in the global beauty space, completed a $1.3m pre-seed funding.
Alphonso, a Mountain View, CA-based TV Data and Measurement company, received a nearly USD 80m controlling investment from LG Electronics.
S-Alpha Therapeutics, a Seoul, South Korea-based digital therapeutics startup, closed a $2.7M USD (3 Billion KRW) seed round of funding.
Hyundai Motor Group, the Seoul, South Korea-based global automotive group, is to acquire controlling interest in Boston Dynamics, a mobile robot company.
MegazoneCloud, a Seoul, South Korea-based cloud managed service provider (MSP), raised USD122M in Series B funding round.
Kellify, a Genoa, IT and Seoul, KR-based neuroscience company focused on emotion AI, has appointed Giorgia Coltella as CEO at Gradient, the first AI shining light on the identity representations that reflect today’s world.
Morai, Inc., a Seoul, South Korea-based developer of autonomous vehicle simulation systems, secured US$1.8M in Series A funding.
RAI Finance, a Seoul, South Korea-based blockchain-based decentralized finance (DeFi) protocol, raised $1.5m in funding.
iWEECARE, a Taiwanese developer of a small continuous temperature monitoring product called Temp Pal®, raised US$2.4m in extended pre-series A financing.
Ilias Biologics Inc. (previously Cellex Life Sciences, Inc.), a Daejeon, South Korea-based exosome-based therapeutics company, completed a Series B financing round of $20.6m.
WireBarley, a Seoul, South Korea-based fintech startup specializing in global remittance services, raised $10m in Series B funding.
ExoCoBio, a Seoul, South Korea-based exosome-based regenerative aesthetics company, raised $9.3m in series C and Pre-IPO funding.
MakinaRocks, a Seoul, South Korea-based industrial AI solutions startup focused on manufacturing, raised $10m in Series A funding.