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“Device-as-a-Service” startup everphone closes €34 million Series B funding round
- The funding round is led by new investor signals Venture Capital
- Other new investors include AlleyCorp (US), Telekom Innovation Pool (the investment arm of Deutsche Telekom), and Dutch bank NIBC
- The new funding will be used to improve the product, reach more customers and accelerate the European expansion beyond Germany
Berlin, July 28, 2020. everphone completed a Series B funding round of €34 million, with the new capital being used to further grow and expand its market leadership as a driver for innovation in the New Work vertical. Founded in 2016 by former CHECK24 board member Jan Dzulko, companies use everphone as a flexible, safe, and cost-efficient way to equip their workforce with smartphones and tablets, reducing costs, and supporting the expansion of flexible and mobile forms of work.
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Say hi to our new teammates at signals Venture Capital!
Not only our portfolio is growing, but our team is, too! We have hired a bunch of new people to support us in our mission of identifying the most talented founders and supporting them along their growth path. With that idea in mind, we are also building our team. Read more about our new colleagues here.
Why we Invested in Zenloop
The most recent addition to our portfolio is zenloop, a Berlin-based experience management (XM) platform that just closed their latest € 6.1 million funding round, led by signals VC. Our partner Marcus Polke is sharing some insights on why customer centricity matters to us as investors, but also his personal interest and experience with putting customers and their feedback first in order to grow a business. Read the article here.
€6.1M Round for Customer Experience Management Platform zenloop
June 16, 2020 (BERLIN) – zenloop, an integrated experience management platform, today announced a financing round of 6.1 million euros led by signals Venture Capital, the enterprise tech VC from Berlin. Nauta Capital and Piton Capital each contributed to the round as existing investors. Read the full article here.
signals Venture Capital: Neuer Managing Partner Christian Weniger
02/20: signals Venture Capital gewinnt mit Christian Weniger einen Experten im Bereich B2B-Investitionen mit starkem Netzwerk in den USA, Asien und Europa für sein Führungsteam. Weniger startet ab Februar 2020 als Managing Partner und wird den Fonds gemeinsam mit Marcus Polke leiten. Read full article here.
Bird Acquires European Micromobility Leader, Circ
01/20: Bird, the leading provider of micromobility, is acquiring Circ. With the merger, Bird expands its European business with more than 300 additional employees for sustainable and safe operations in cities looking to reduce CO2 emissions and traffic. Read full article here.
Timo Hertweck expands ELEMENT's Executive Board
09/2019: The Supervisory Board of ELEMENT Insurance AG appoints Timo Hertweck to the management board. With his many years of industry expertise, he will head the sales as well as the insurance product and insurance project steering divisions. Read the full article here.
finleap gears up to become Europe’s leading financial technology provider
08/19: finleap strengthens its position as a fintech SaaS provider to financial institutions and introduces its new business unit finleap connect. Read the full article here.
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