Investment

Harbor’s Baby Monitor and Sleep Tech Attracts $3.7M Seed Investment

Dallas-based startup Harbor, specializing in infant care technology, has successfully raised $3.7M in a seed funding round. The round was led by Trust Ventures, who were joined by Morrison Seger and Capital Factory. This follows Trust Ventures pre-seed investment in September 2022. Additional notable participants in the seed round include former NFL quarterback Tim and Demi-Leigh Tebow, retired US Professional Tennis player John and Madison…

Aster Secures $2.4M in Seed Funding to Advance Prenatal and Postnatal Care

Aster, a San Francisco-based health-tech startup, has raised $2.4 million in seed funding, led by Cake Ventures’ Monique Woodard in partnership with Cornerstone VC. The company, co-founded by sisters Fifi Kara and Dr. Lailah Kara-Newton, aims to transform prenatal and postnatal care with its predictive and preventative pregnancy care platform for both patients and providers. This funding round, which also saw participation…

Dutch Startup Vi Secures Funding from NN Group for Menopause Support Platform

Dutch startup Vi, which specializes in menopause support, has recently obtained an investment from NN Group, a Dutch financial services company. Vi’s mission is to assist the 1.8 million working women in the Netherlands who are navigating menopause, a phase that leaves about 90% of them feeling lost with questions and symptoms. Vi’s app is designed to provide tailored support, information, and…

Female-Founded Being Health Launches with $5.4M and a Mission to Reinvent Mental Health Care

Being Health, a modern mental health care provider co-founded by the Cornell-trained psychiatrist Dr. Allie Sharma, has announced its official launch in New York City. The practice integrates various therapeutic modalities, including psychiatry, psychotherapy, novel treatments like ketamine infusion therapy, functional medicine, and wellness services like acupuncture and nutrition under one roof The launch is supported by $5.4 million in funding from…

France-based Omena Secures €800K in Seed Funding to Advance Menopause Support App

Omena, a Paris-based FemTech startup, has secured an €800K seed investment, marking its second significant fundraising effort following a €400K pre-seed round in 2021. The company focuses on providing comprehensive support and services to menopausal women through its app. The funding round drew contributions from business angels and family offices, including prominent returning investors such as Alexandre Lebrun, founder of AI healthtech…

Diva’Me Raises $1M Pre-Seed Funding to Advance Menstrual Health in Dubai and Beyond

Diva’Me, a femtech company co-founded by Prashant and Nadine Audi, has raised $1 million in pre-seed funding led by Verde. Based in Dubai, the company is committed to revolutionizing women’s health by advancing societal norms surrounding menstruation and offering innovative, technology-driven solutions. Central to Diva’Me’s mission is the development of an AI-based personalized counseling app. This forthcoming app is designed to connect…

3Daughters Secures Over $2M in Seed Funding for Novel IUD Development

3Daughters, a clinical development company dedicated to advancing healthcare for women, has successfully closed over $2 million in the initial phase of its seed funding round. The round, led by Thairm Bio and supported by the Argosy Foundation, Wexford Science and Technology, UMass Amherst, and other undisclosed investors, marks a significant step in the company’s mission to develop a new intrauterine device…

Vyld Secures Seven-Figure Funding for Seaweed-based Women’s Health Products Using Novel Financing Model

Vyld, a Berlin-based profit-for-purpose company, has successfully completed a significant seed funding round, securing a seven-figure sum to advance its mission of developing sustainable, ocean-friendly products. The funding round, backed by a blend of government funds, the EU, and a cohort of angel investors and venture funds, reflects a growing interest in sustainable innovations in the women’s health sector. Founded by Ines…