One of the most interesting startup funding rounds of the week
Tech & VC News
Funding Rounds we admired from the last 7 days
We see these journeys as an inspiration, offering insights to other founders, startups and innovators.
Mary Superlano

Every week we highlight new funding successes from companies bringing about change in their industries.  We amplify the voice of companies delivering on tech innovation whilst also utilizing remote work, or being clear on the importance of D&I to their brand. All ingredients that focus on when selecting the best startup funding rounds of the last 7 days. 

We see these journeys as an inspiration, offering insights to other founders, startup funding rounds and innovators looking to evolve their stories into something extraordinary.  We know the hard work behind these accomplishments and consistently seek to recognise and applaud those involved from leadership, founders, and their entire teams. 

Congratulations to all the founders and teams!

JUCR is one of the best startup funding rounds of the last 7 days. 
JUCR founders Max Grollmann, Richard Birich & Lukas Puls. Credit: JUCR


CEO & Co-Founder – Richard Birich

CTO & Co-Founder – Max Grollmann

Hardware CTO & Co-Founder – Lukas Puls

JUCR is a forerunner in building the charging infrastructure needed for the electric vehicle revolution. As EVs become more popular and needed the industry needs to move forward not just in vehicle innovation but also charging, that’s where JUCR excels. 

Berlin-based JUCR offers a charging flat rate and has already built over a quarter million charging points. This level of growth was integral in its signing of a €6.2M Pree seed funding plus another €25 Million in debt funding, bringing this round’s total to €32.2 Million. 

Funds will go into developing JUCR’s proprietary EV charging tech in both software and hardware engineering. Cleantech and EV, in particular, continue to prove a shift in the energy market with room for growth for a variety of companies and ideas. JUCR seems poised to become a top leader! 


Managing Director & Co-Founder – Dr. Ingo Reinhardt

Managing Director & Co-Founder – Dr. Sebastian Baier

Buynomics is a next-generation SaaS platform offering commercial decision insights to enterprise-size partners. The company works with consumer behaviour forecasting to inform clients of the best commercial paths. 

The german company works using machine learning and has managed to achieve a 3 to 7% profit improvement. Buynomics secured last week a Series A round investment of $13 Million led by Insight Partners. 

Its latest funding will be used to expand teams and presence in the US market. Buynomics has all the characteristics of a rapid growth journey and one we can’t wait to watch!

Akeyless Security

CEO & Co-Founder – Oded Hareven

President & Co-Founder – Shai Onn

Akeyless Security is a leading SaaS secrets management security platform for DevOps and IT environments working within hybrid and multi-cloud systems. Providing safe remote use of credentials, certificates, and keys for tech teams all over the world. 

Israeli-based Akeyless secured a considerable Series B investment of $65 Million led by NGP Capital. In a time where cloud and remote adoption has been on rapid growth companies are on the look for consistent security solutions that enable them to work freely and safely, preventing secret leaks and the costs associated with breaches. 

In a year marked by a downturn, Akeyless Security managed a 350% growth in revenue and stands as a leader in its industry, definitely a secure startup funding rounds investment!

Looking to diversify and grow your scaling company?