Talent and capital are shifting cybersecurity investors’ focus away from Silicon Valley – ITPro.works

William Kilmer Contributor William Kilmer is managing partner with C5 Capital, a venture capital fund investing in the secure data ecosystem. He was formerly an operating partner at Mercato Growth … Read More

CybSafe raises $7.9M Series A led by IQ Capital for its ‘behavioral’ cybersecurity platform – ITPro.works

Cybersecurity startup CybSafe, a ‘behavioral security’ platform, has raised $7.9 million in a Series A funding round led by IQ Capital with participation from Hanover Digital Investments (HDI) GmbH and … Read More

Joanne Chen just became the first woman GP at Foundation Capital since founder Kathryn Gould – ITPro.works

Joanne Chen just became the second general partner in the history of the now 26-year-old, Silicon Valley venture firm, Foundation Capital. Were she still alive, Foundation’s founder, Kathyrn Gould, would … Read More

proSapient raises $10M Series A led by Smedvig Capital to expand expert network platform – ITPro.works

For several years there has been talk about how to leverage ‘experts’ online. How do you ‘suck their brains’ for information in an efficient manner, whether it be for research … Read More

UK on-demand supermarket Weezy raises $20M Series A led by NYC’s Left Lane Capital – ITPro.works

Weezy — an on-demand supermarket that delivers groceries in fast times such as 15 minutes — has raised $20 million in a Series A funding led by New York-based venture … Read More

Zipmex, which aspires to build the Asia Pacific region’s largest digital assets exchange, raises $6 million led by Jump Capital – ITPro.works

Zipmex, a digital assets exchange headquartered in Singapore, announced today it has raised $6 million in funding led by Jump Capital. The startup, which plans to become a digital assets … Read More

Indonesian robo-advisor app Bibit raises $30 million led by Sequoia Capital India – ITPro.works

Bibit, a robo-advisor app that wants to make investing more accessible in Indonesia, has raised $30 million from Sequoia Capital India. Returning investors East Ventures, EV Growth, AC Ventures and … Read More

Union Square Ventures and Learn Capital file paperwork indicating new funds – ITPro.works

As 2020 comes to a long-awaited end, a series of filings indicate that venture capitalists are ending the year with fresh money. According to SEC paperwork, Learn Capital and USV … Read More

BadVR is using government grants to build a business that’s independent of venture capital – ITPro.works

When the Los Angeles-based extended reality data visualization company, BadVR, first heard that one of its earliest benefactors, Magic Leap, was about to shed 1,000 jobs and was fighting for … Read More