Today in Germany: MySugr, Familonet, Rocket Internet, Delivery Hero


MySugr raises €4.2 million, familonet raises seven-digit amount Series A round, Rocket Internet invests in Delivery Hero.


Familonet raises seven-digit Series A round

Hamburg-based Familonet raises a seven-digit euro amount from existing and new investors. Though you might not have heard of it, here is why you should consider it your messenger app for SXSW.

Diabetes App MySugr raises €4.2 million

Large investment news not from Germany, but from Austria: The diabetes app MySugr raised €4.2 million from Swiss pharma giant Roche and US VC iSeed Venture. Existing investors XLHealth, which already invested a seven-digit amount, joined the round. The investment will be used to expand globally.

Rocket Internet increases investment in Delivery Hero

Rocket announced another €52 million and the contribution of the recently acquired leading Middle Eastern online food take away company Talabat. This increases Rocket’s shares in Delivery Hero to about 39%. Also, Rocket announced a €104 million funding in foodpanda.
, [TechCrunch]



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