Dynamic Business brings you this week’s most important fundraising for startups:
LYRO Robotics (Pre-Series A)
How much: $1.5 million
Participants: Artesian/Boab AI and AgFunder join original investor, Japan’s Toyo Kanetsu.
LYRO Robotics provides robotic packaging as-a-service for farmers in Queensland, reducing the initial capital cost for the transition to automation. It plans to fulfill orders for more than 20 robots after raising $1.5 million in pre-Series A funding.
InternMatch (Serie A)
How much: $10 million
Participants: Led by Canberra, real estate developer Doma Group, and the firm’s consulting firm, Henslow, who also joins existing investors.
InternMatch is a global EdTech platform and community focused on employment and career outcomes
How much: $1.5 million
Participants: Led by Sydney-based venture capital fund EVP.
BlendAI simplifies and centralizes online advertising for e-commerce stores.
AirTree Launches 2022 Explorer Program to Support ANZ Founders
AirTree has opened applications for the latest cohort of its Explorer program as part of an ongoing effort to help create and nurture the next generation of Angel Investors and Founders in ANZ.
In addition to providing world-class insights and education on angel investing, the program gives access to one of the best angel networks in ANZ and gives explorers coveted exposure to AirTree’s Investment Committee meetings to see first-hand the process and considerations that guide the investment decisions for one of Australia’s largest early stage VC firms.
To remove financial barriers, the Explorer program is completely free and has a referral system where AirTree writes a check on behalf of an Explorer when they refer a deal they invest in.
Entries close on July 22, 2022 – for more information, visit www.airtree.vc/explorer-program.
VentureCrowd raises record $65 million for enterprises in FY 2022
Australian digital alternative asset investment platform, VentureCrowd, has invested $65 million in FY 2022 in 70 different venture capital and real estate development projects, bringing the total raised on the platform to date to just over $247 million.
VentureCrowd’s plans for the next 12 months include expansion into Southeast Asia, the next generation of their technology platform, and a concentration on WealthTech as millennials and Gen Z inherit the largest intergenerational transfer of wealth in modern history.
Keep up to date with our stories on LinkedIn, TwitterFacebook and Instagram.
This post Financing Round July 11 – July 15: VentureCrowd, LYRO Robotics and more
was original published at “https://dynamicbusiness.com/topics/news/funding-roundup-july-11-july-15-venturecrowd-lyro-robotics-and-more.html”