24. January 2017–
Careship raises $4 million
The Berlin-based caregiver startup Careship announced raising $4 million. The round was led by Spark Capital, which is known for investing in companies such as Twitter, Trello and Foursquare. Previous investors, Christophe Maire from Atlantic Labs, Axel Springer Plug and Play and GetYourGuide founder Johannes Reck, joined in this round as well. Careships uses an algorithm, which aims to find the right match between qualified personnel and those in need. The algorithm is also supposed to provide advice on insurance benefits.
$14 million for Seerene
The Potsdam-based software startup Seerene raised $14 million. The round was led by Lakestar. Earlybird, a Berlin-based VC also invested, as did a number of anonymous investors. Seerene offers a software solution that gives IT managers an overview of their departments. The new investment will be used to improve the product and expand the business.