DBL Partners

DBL Partners

BI Tech

Leaked data shows shares of Bolt, Thrasio, Udacity, Mapbox, Cameo, and other startups have plunged by 21% to 50%

Re.Kast IO Launch

Fresh from its $200m Series E round last year, Andela has announced an expanded talent pool

$200,000,000 Venture capital (Series E)
TechCrunch , VentureBeat , Pulse 2.0

Daily Crunch: Andela reaches $1.5B valuation after SoftBank leads $200M Series E

TechMoran

Andela raises $200M in Series E financing from Softbank | Joins the unicorn club

Re.Kast IO Launch , Quartz

Andela Announces $200M Investment Led by SoftBank

$45,000,000 Debt financing
Re.Kast IO Launch

Zola Electric closes $90M funding round to scale technology and enter new markets

$45,000,000 Venture capital
TechCrunch

Zola Electric closes $90M funding round to scale technology and enter new markets

Acquisition
VentureBeat

Biosafety Technology Company, R-Zero, Acquires Leading Workplace Intelligence Platform, CoWorkr

CNET

Theranos and Juicero may have died, but their vision lives on in these Dead Startup Toys

The Verge

Five "Dead Startups" from Juicero to Coolest Cooler parodied as toys

Technical.ly DC

Employees of DC location software company Mapbox are starting a union

$41,500,000 Venture capital (Series B)
VentureBeat

ADDING and REPLACING R-Zero Raises $40M+ Series B to Advance the Evolution of Intelligent Disinfection Platform

TechCrunch

Freelancer marketplace Toptal sues Andela and ex-employees, alleging theft of trade secrets

Quartz

Developer outsourcing company Andela looks beyond its African roots

Technical.ly DC

Location software company Mapbox is in talks to go public

TechCabal

Andela moves beyond Africa, now accepts developers from Latin and South America

TechCrunch

Andela begins global expansion in 37 countries months after going remote across Africa

Sam Wakoba

Andela transitioning full-time engineers into contract workers to cut costs - TechMoran

$250,000,000 Venture capital (Series F)
DealStreetAsia

Temasek joins $250m funding round for agtech firm Farmer’s Business Network

TechCabal

Omowale David-Ashiru: Andela’s approach to balance and strategizing beyond hope