Day: 8 July 2019

Greater London

Zelp secures £830k Seed funding

ZELP has recently secured $1 million in seed funding for its smart cattle wearable to tackle methane emissions. Founded by Royal College of Art graduate Francisco Norris (Information Experience Design 2017) and incubated at InnovationRCA, Zero Emissions Livestock Project, has engineered revolutionary technology in the form of a wearable device for cattle than can neutralise methane […]Read More

Series B

Soldo secures £48.7 million Series B investment led by Battery

Soldo, the London-based fintech creating the next generation of payments and expense management solutions for businesses of all sizes, has closed a USD61 million Series B round led by Battery Ventures, a global technology-focused investment firm with extensive experience in cloud software, and Dawn Capital, a European venture capital fund dedicated to B2B software and […]Read More

Series A

Itch secures £5 million Series A investment from SeedCamp, Nigel

With its sights set on causing irritation to dominant market players, new subscription-based pet wellbeing brand ITCH launches today, with the aim of disrupting the pet care market. Co-founded by direct-to-consumer entrepreneur James Cox [co-founder of sleep tech firm Simba], pet supplies retailers Jonny and Adam Gould [co-founders Monster Pet Supplies] and marketer Charlotte Harper [former […]Read More

IP Rich

DigitalBridge secures £3 million Series A investment from Maven

UK private equity house Maven Capital Partners (Maven) has led a GBP3 million funding round in Manchester-based DigitalBridge, a Guided Design platform for kitchen and bathroom retailers. The transaction comprises a GBP1.5 million package from Maven’s Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) and GBP1.5 million from the NPIF Maven Equity Finance, a regional development fund managed by […]Read More