Tier IV, Kyash, Emerging Travel Group, Milkbasket, Uniphore Software, among others, have raised funds from VC investors.
Grocery delivery start-up Milkbasket has raised an additional $10.5 million in its latest round of funding led by Unilever Ventures, with participation from Mayfield India, Kalaari Capital, and Blume Ventures and few Indian family offices.
Global conversational AI start-up, Uniphore Software Systems has raised $38 million in a Series C round led by California-based March Capital Partners at an estimated valuation of $130 million. National Grid Partners, Sistema Asia Fund, IntuitiveVC, The CXO Fund, Patni Wealth Advisors and existing investor Chiratae Ventures also participated in this round.
Tier IV, the open-source self-driving start-up in Japan, has raised over $100 million in total in a Series A funding, led by Sompo Japan Nipponkoa Insurance, with participation from existing investors, Yamaha Motor, KDDI, JAFCO and AISAN TECHNOLOGY.
Emerging Travel Group
Emerging Travel Group has closed a $10 million financing led by entrepreneur Lev Leviev of LVL1 Group and the family office of Playrix co-founders, Igor and Dmitri Bukhman.
Kyash, developer of Kyash wallet app and payment platform Kyash Direct, has raised $14 million in Series B funding led by Goodwater Capital, as well as Mitsubishi UFJ Capital Co. Additional investors include Toppan Printing, JAFCO, Shinsei Corporate Investment and SMBC Venture Capital. Kyash’s total funding reached nearly $26 million to date.