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New rounds for Sidereus, Evja, Cellply, and others. Acquisitions for Enovis, Jakala, and ToolsGroup. Roberto Marsella is the best Italian business angel in 2023.
Welcome back to The Week in Italian Startups. This is Niccolò from Primo Ventures: every week, I publish my curated list of the latest news from the Italian startup ecosystem.
Sidereus Space Dynamics, a company based in Salerno, Italy, raised €5.1m in Seed+ funding. The funding round was led by Primo Space and CDP Venture Capital Sgr, via the Italia Venture II – Fondo Imprese Sud fund.
BeSafe Group 🇮🇹closed a Series A round of €3m, led by PranaVentures and Azimut Libera Impresa, on behalf of the Azimut Digitech Fund. The round also included CDP Venture Capital SGR and strategic business angels.
Enovis to buy surgical implants maker LimaCorporate for €800m.
Jakala acquired Roibox.
ToolsGroup 🇮🇹acquired Evo.
Reading this week
Runa Capital 🇮🇹opens an office in Italy.
Roberto Marsella 🇮🇹was elected best business angel in Italy in 2023.
A profile of Timeflow.
AI ethics with Raffaele Mauro 🇮🇹(video).
An 🇮🇹interview with Luca Cartechini (ShopCircle).
Leonardo SpA and Cubbit entered into a partnership for an ultra-secure cloud.
Battery’s State of Enterprise tech spending, September 2023.
🌟Jobs in Italian Startups🌟
Internship – Investment Analyst with STEM background at Primo Ventures.
Elearning Specialist at Data Masters.
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Have a great week,