💰The Funding Letter #743: September 20

Commure, Omaze, Sleeper, and more…

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Daily Deals 💸


🌎 Americas


Self Financial is a fintech startup with a mission to help people build credit, particularly those who are new to credit or who might not have access to traditional financial products. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $50M, Series E

Round Investors: Altos Ventures (lead), Conductive Ventures, Meritech Capital Partners

Press: FinSMEs, TechCrunch

HQ: Austin, TX

Industry: Financial Services

Employee Count: 243 (⚡22% increase in last 6 months)


Commure has developed an FHIR standard-based platform that builds and deploys the next generation of healthcare applications, empowering software developers to create and deploy next-generation healthcare workflows with a secure, reliable, compliant, and interoperable foundation based on modern standards. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $500M, Series D

Round Investors: Greenoaks Capital (lead), Human Capital (lead)

Press: MobiHealthNews

HQ: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Information Technology & Services

Employee Count: 145 (⚡22% increase in last 6 months)

🔥Open Sales Gigs: Currently Hiring


Omaze is an online fundraising platform that reinvents charitable giving by connecting influencers, nonprofits, and donors, helping charities raise more funds and awareness, so they can create a greater impact than ever before. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $85M, Series C

Round Investors: Moore Strategic Ventures (lead), Alexis Ohanian, BDMI, Causeway Media Partners

Press: dot.LA, PR Newswire

HQ: Culver City, CA

Industry: Fundraising

Employee Count: 179 (⚡10% increase in last 6 months)


Sleeper is a team of designers, engineers, and product experts developing a platform for fantasy sports, esports leagues, and messaging that allows people to enjoy sports together in a fun and social way. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $40M, Series C

Round Investors: Andreessen Horowitz (lead), Klay Thompson, General Catalyst, Birchmere Ventures

Press: PR Newswire, Bloomberg

HQ: San Mateo, CA

Industry: Sports

Employee Count: 44 (⚡38% increase in last 6 months)


Caresyntax is a proprietary solutions provider leveraging IoT, analytics, and AI technologies to automate clinical and operational decision support for surgical teams, supporting all outcome contributors in the delivery and management of risk-bearing contracts. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $30M, Series C

Round Investors: PFM Health Sciences (lead), Arno Capital, BlackRock, Harmonix

Press: FinSMEs, PR Newswire

HQ: Boston, MA

Industry: Hospital & Health Care

Employee Count: 160 (⚡24% increase in last 6 months)


54gene provides genetic testing and molecular diagnostics services to patients and physicians, compliant with international data privacy laws such as HIPAA and GDPR, enabling the healthcare industry to carry out academic research and to improve access to life-saving diagnostics. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $25M, Series B

Round Investors: Cathay Innovation (lead), Adjuvant Capital, Endeavor Catalyst, Ingressive Capital

Press: TechCrunch, PR Newswire

HQ: Washington, DC

Industry: Biotechnology

Employee Count: 234


Elevian is focused on developing regenerative medicines that regulate specific blood factors and help patients to reduce age-related cardiac hypertrophy, accelerate skeletal muscle repair, and improve cognitive function in aging mechanisms. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $40M, Series A

Round Investors: Prime Movers Lab (lead), Bold Capital Partners, Kuelbs Family Office, Leslie Ventures

Press: FierceBiotech, PR Newswire

HQ: Boston, MA

Industry: Biotechnology

Employee Count: 24


Elodie Games creates games that are intrinsically social, connecting gamers through deep cooperative gameplay, engaging content, and uncompromised crossplay, on any platform. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $32.5M, Series A

Round Investors: Andreessen Horowitz (lead), Galaxy Interactive (lead), Brian Cho, Chris Ovitz

Press: TechCrunch, VentureBeat

HQ: Venice, CA

Industry: Computer Games

Employee Count: 34 (⚡183% increase in last 6 months)


Bright Money has developed a financial management platform that provides money management, debt payment, and wealth management, enabling users to reach better financial stability, using AI and data science. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $31M, Series A

Round Investors: Falcon Edge Capital (lead), Hummingbird Ventures (lead), Sequoia Capital (lead), Abhay Singhal

Press: Business Wire, Capital.com

HQ: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Financial Services

Employee Count: 117 (⚡30% increase in last 6 months)


Rune Labs is a medical platform designed to manage data ingestion, labeling, and availability, enabling clients to utilize data from stim neuromodulation devices for therapy development and clinical/commercial closed-loop and adaptive therapy applications. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $22.8M, Series A

Round Investors: Eclipse Ventures (lead), DigiTx Partners, Moment Ventures

Press: PR Newswire, HIT Consultant

HQ: San Francisco, CA

Industry: Information Technology & Services

Employee Count: 28


Bantam Pharmaceutical is a privately funded biopharmaceutical company focused on the discovery and development of novel small molecule therapeutics for difficult-to-treat hematological and solid tumors, enabling patients to effectively fight cancer. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $25M, Seed

Round Investors: Lionel Goldfrank (lead)

Press: PR Newswire, FinSMEs

HQ: Boston, MA

Industry: Pharmaceuticals

Employee Count: 8


🌍 EMEA


EGYM is a digital, connected exercise experience that dynamically adjusts to each athlete's strength, providing users with an efficient and varied workout for all of their training goals including muscle gain, performance, athletic training rehabilitation, and weight loss. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $41M, Series E

Round Investors: Mayfair Equity Partners (lead), Highland Europe, HPE Growth, Kreos Capital

Press: Private Equity Wire, EIN News

HQ: Munich, Germany

Industry: Sports

Employee Count: 239


Amolyt Pharma’s therapeutic peptide offers severe insulin resistance to control the symptoms of Hypoparathyroidism by safely producing sustained levels of calcium in the blood, enabling healthcare professionals and patients to combat critical and rare metabolic conditions. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $80M, Series B

Round Investors: Andera Partners (lead), Sectoral Asset Management (lead), ATEM Capital, Bpifrance

Press: FierceBiotech, GlobeNewswire

HQ: Écully, France

Industry: Biotechnology

Employee Count: 27


Skello has created a human resource management software that manages schedules, communicates with teams, and automatically processes payroll, enabling users to optimize the management of their staff and free up their schedules. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $47.3M, Series B

Round Investors: Partech (lead), Aglaé Ventures, XAnge

Press: TechCrunch, Digital Factory

HQ: Paris, France

Industry: Information Technology & Services

Employee Count: 126 (⚡19% increase in last 6 months)

🔥Open Sales Gigs: Currently Hiring


Volta Trucks is a full-electric commercial vehicle manufacturer and services provider that specializes in electric trucks that are designed to be used in and around cities with no engine noise, no fumes, and no carbon emissions. View on: LinkedIn.com | Sales Navigator.

New Funding Raised: $44M, Series B

Round Investors: Luxor Capital Group (lead), Agility, Byggmästare A J Ahlström, Proterra

Press: TechCrunch, Silicon Canals

HQ: Sigtuna, Sweden

Industry: Automotive

Employee Count: 98 (⚡180% increase in last 6 months)

🔥Open Sales Gigs: Currently Hiring


Sales Gigs 🏆

🚀 Gigs (New!)

  • ⭐️Melio is hiring Sales Managers for its NYC and Denver teams.

  • Stord is hiring a Director of Business Alliances for its remote (Atlanta HQ) team.

  • 15Five is hiring SDRs for its rapidly scaling, remote-first USA team.

  • Flo is hiring AEs for its remote-based USA team.


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