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Portrait | Denis Barrier – The Alchemist of Innovation

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07.08.2024Cathay News

Portrait | Denis Barrier – The Alchemist of Innovation

05.15.2024Portfolio News

Skan Recognized as a Niche Player in the 2024 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Process Mining Platforms Report

05.15.2024Cathay News

BFM Crypto, The Club: A French Web3 Fund Invests in Tokens

05.14.2024Portfolio News

Chime Adds Service That Lets Workers Tap Paychecks Early

05.13.2024Portfolio News

ZenBusiness Believes Anyone Can Become an Entrepreneur

04.25.2024Cathay News

Denis Barrier (Cathay Innovation fund): “We are achieving unprecedented returns on our crypto investments”

02.16.2024Cathay News

Interview of the week: Cathay Fund unveils its ambitions for Web3 in 2024

01.18.2024Portfolio News

Flowdesk Raises $50m Series B, led by Cathay Innovation

01.11.2024Cathay News

Michael Schuster joins Cathay Innovation as Venture Partner for the DACH region

01.05.2024Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Leads $24M Series B in Nabla, the Leading Ambient AI Assistant for Healthcare Practitioners

01.05.2024Portfolio News

Health AI Startup Nabla Was Built On GPT-4. Now, It’s Abandoning OpenAI For Open Source.

01.05.2024Portfolio News

Nabla raises another $24 million for its AI assistant for doctors that automatically writes clinical notes

12.19.2023Cathay News

What is Cathay Innovation’s plan to make France the third global AI ecosystem?

12.15.2023Cathay News

The Next Tech Battle: France & the Global AI Race

11.01.2023Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Ranks #33 on the VCJ50 2023: World’s Top Venture Fundraisers

09.26.2023Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Portfolio Company Tuhu Car Debuts on HKEX

09.15.2023Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Taps Silicon Valley AI Entrepreneur and ex-Walmart Executive Bruno Delahaye as Partner to Lead Consumer Venture Capital Practice

08.21.2023Portfolio News

B2B inventory marketplace Ghost reappears with $30M Series B to expand outside US

08.09.2023Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Leads Mogic AI’s $10M Series A

06.20.2023Portfolio News

Diabetes management startup Clivi wants to be ‘Livongo of Latin America’

05.30.2023Portfolio News

Beem beams in €20M to help European homes better manage energy with its DIY solar panels

03.30.2023Portfolio News

Crypto wallet company Ledger raises another $108 million

03.29.2023Portfolio News

A new batch of startups aims to bring more diversity to clinical trials

03.20.2023Portfolio News

Consumer electronics reseller Reebelo adds to Series A as it lays down roots in US

03.17.2023Portfolio News

Medwing, a recruitment marketplace for Europe’s healthcare workforce, raises $47M

12.16.2022Portfolio News

This startup bagged $6M to show you which promotions bring ROI and which don’t

11.04.2022Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Ranks #32 on the VCJ50: World’s Top Venture Fundraisers

11.01.2022Cathay News

Supported by Corporations and Scaling Innovation in Real Industries, a Profile of Cathay Innovation

10.28.2022Portfolio News

Pascal Gauthier, the Boss of Cryptos Decrypted

07.19.2022Cathay News

AfricInvest and Cathay Innovation reach final close of Pan-African fund at €110M

07.12.2022Cathay News

Cathay Innovation launches third multi-stage startup fund at $1B

07.12.2022Cathay News

Cathay Innovation launches new €1bn fund

07.12.2022Cathay News

Venture Firm Cathay Innovation Raises 1 Billion-Euro Fund

07.12.2022Cathay News

Cathay raises 1 billion euros to invest in start-ups

07.12.2022Cathay News

Cathay Innovation targets €1 billion for its new fund

06.08.2022Cathay News

France gets its first-ever Web3 dedicated fund

06.08.2022Cathay News

Crypto startup Ledger teams up with Cathay Innovation to launch $110M sector fund

04.06.2022Cathay News

Cathay Capital Appoints Kamran-Charles Vossoughi as Global Operating Partner for the Sustainable Transition of the Industrial Sector

03.08.2022Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Joins $50M Series B for B2C Voice Startup AI Rudder

02.15.2022Portfolio News

Singapore-based Reebelo raises $20M to save pre-owned devices from landfills

02.10.2022Portfolio News

BNPL payment startup Alma raises another $130 million round

01.31.2022Portfolio News

Descartes Underwriting Raises $120M Series B

01.31.2022Portfolio News

French catastrophe insurer Descartes raises $120 mln from investors

01.25.2022Portfolio News

Ghana’s OZÉ gets $3M to scale its digital recordkeeping and embedded finance products

01.25.2022Portfolio News

Medtech: Resilience raises 40 million to deploy in hospitals

01.17.2022Portfolio News

Spain’s Payflow, a salary advance startup, banks $9.1M to fuel a super app growth strategy

01.11.2022Cathay News

Cathay Innovation unveils its ESG investing framework

01.06.2022Portfolio News

Alteryx Agrees to Buy Data Analytics Software Firm Trifacta For $400 Million

01.03.2022Cathay News

40 Rising Stars to tap into 2022

12.31.2021Portfolio News

Delivery Hero Acquires Majority Stake in Glovo

11.23.2021Portfolio News CEO on Future of Travel Industry

11.23.2021Cathay News

Seaya Ventures, Cathay Innovation launch $125M fund for LatAm startups

11.23.2021Press Releases

Introducing the $125M Seaya Cathay Latam Fund

10.04.2021Portfolio News

Wallbox to Trade on NYSE Under Ticker “WBX”

10.01.2021Portfolio News

LeadIQ’s rapid growth snags venture attention as sales software market stays hot

09.16.2021Portfolio News

Cathay AfricInvest Innovation invests in African genomics startup 54gene

09.16.2021Portfolio News

Africa’s top DNA research startup has secured $25 million for drug discovery and pharma talent

09.15.2021Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Invests in Sports Marketplace Colizey

08.19.2021Portfolio News

Indonesian D2C insurance marketplace Lifepal raises $9M Series A

08.13.2021Portfolio News

Chime Financial Raises $750 Million in Latest Funding Round

08.03.2021Portfolio News

Lending platform Kredivo to go public via $2.5 bln SPAC merger

06.10.2021Portfolio News

Ledger, a Crypto-Security Startup, Raises $380 Million in Funding

06.09.2021Portfolio News

Spanish EV charger maker Wallbox to go public in $1.5 billion New York SPAC deal

06.07.2021Portfolio News

Naspers co-leads $14.5M extension round in mobility startup WhereIsMyTransport

04.28.2021Portfolio News

Belgian insurance startup Qover raises $25 million

04.23.2021Portfolio News

Analytics startup Unsupervised raises $35M to spot patterns in enterprise data

04.14.2021Cathay News

Seaya, the manager that created Glovo and Cabify, incorporates Cathay Innovation as a shareholder

04.14.2021Cathay News

Cathay Innovation, the global fund that invested in Glovo and Wallbox, buys a minority stake in the Spanish venture capital firm Seaya

04.14.2021Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Partners with Seaya Ventures to Fuel Co-Investments and Startup Growth Across Europe, North America, Asia and Latin America

03.30.2021Portfolio News

Skan expands executive team with process intelligence pioneers, startup leaders from UiPath, Microsoft, Acquia

03.22.2021Portfolio News

Betting on China’s driverless future, Toyota, Bosch, Daimler jump on board Momenta’s $500M round

03.12.2021Portfolio News

Chime & Peek Featured on Forbes’ 2021 List for America’s Best Startup Employers

02.09.2021Press Releases

Arthur Yeung Appointed Executive President of Cathay Capital to Further Transform the Role of Private Equity in Today’s Rapidly Changing World

02.02.2021Portfolio News

Wallbox raises €33m to meet surge in demand for electric car chargers

01.26.2021Portfolio News

LA-based Sidecar Health’s low-cost, cash-pay health insurance service is now valued at $1 billion

01.25.2021Portfolio News

Alma raises $59.4 million for its Klarna-like payment option

01.13.2021Portfolio News

Iziwork raises $43 million for its temporary work platform

01.12.2021Portfolio News

Fintech start-up Curve raises $95 million to bring its ‘smart’ payment card to the U.S.

01.07.2021Portfolio News

How $14.5 Billion Chime Proved Silicon Valley Investors Wrong

01.03.2021Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Newsletter 2021: Happy New Year!

12.18.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation closes its new € 650 million fund

12.12.2020Portfolio News

FMO and Cathay AfricInvest Innovation invest in Aerobotics

11.27.2020Press Releases

Cathay Cartech Fund Invests in YouCKU

11.19.2020Portfolio News

ZenBusiness snags $55M Series B for its incorporation and growth platform for micro businesses

11.19.2020Portfolio News

FirstVet Is All Paws In For American Expansion Following $35M Round

11.10.2020Portfolio News

Hong Kong insurtech startup Coherent gets $14 million Series A led by Cathay Innovation

11.10.2020Portfolio News

Peek: Travel Companies That Are Thriving Amid the Pandemic

11.03.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Ranks #40 on The VCJ 50: Venture Capital’s Heavy Hitters

10.29.2020Portfolio News

Skan raises $14 million to automate repetitive business processes with computer vision

10.21.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Newsletter October 2020

10.15.2020Portfolio News

Spain’s Savana Medica raises $15 million to bring to the US its AI toolkit turning clinical notes into care insights

09.18.2020Portfolio News

Chime is now worth $14.5 billion, surging past Robinhood as the most valuable U.S. consumer fintech

09.10.2020Portfolio News

Climate change insurance startup Descartes Underwriting raises $18.5 million for its US expansion

07.23.2020Portfolio News

Sidecar Health raises $20 million to help users shop for health service

07.02.2020Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in China’s AI-based Smart Retail Startup Cloudpick

06.11.2020Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in Supplier-Retailer Collaboration Platform Alkemics

06.10.2020Cathay News

Denis Barrier (Cathay Innovation): Cathay Capital invests in environmental projects

06.09.2020Cathay News

SANOFI invests in the Cathay Innovation venture capital fund

06.09.2020Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Gains Sanofi as an Strategic Investor

06.09.2020Press Releases

Cathay Smart Energy Fund Completes First Closing to Fight Against Climate Change

05.26.2020Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in Berlin-Based HealthTech MEDWING

05.25.2020Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation’s first investment in Germany is healthcare startup Medwing

05.22.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovations Raises $550 Million in Second Round Funding

05.14.2020Cathay News

Cathay Capital Raises $1.4 Billion in Private Investment Funds

05.14.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation raises $550M for its second global VC fund

05.14.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation Says Positive Impact Investing Will Help World Recover

05.14.2020Cathay News

VC Daily: Some Comfort for PPP Applicants; Cathay Capital Reloads; Startups Roll Out Contact-Tracing Apps

05.14.2020Press Releases

Cathay Capital Raises €1.3B in Latest Private Equity & Venture Capital Funds

05.12.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation raises $550m for second fund, opens first SE Asia office

05.12.2020Cathay News

Cathay Innovation raises US$550M for second fund, will continue investing in SEA

05.07.2020Portfolio News

We got an exclusive look at the pitch deck health startup Owkin used to raise funding from top VCs to fight the coronavirus

04.24.2020Portfolio News

Insurtech Startup Axinan Closes Series A+ with $16 Mn

04.20.2020Portfolio News

‘Banking in America is broken:’ The CEO of $5.8 billion challenger bank Chime wants to put the customer first during the coronavirus crisis

03.26.2020Press Releases

Cathay Capital Launches Insight-Sharing Platform Cathay Connect & Consult

03.13.2020Press Releases

Cathay CarTech Fund Invests in Waytous, the Industry Leader of Unmanned Intelligent Mines

03.09.2020Press Releases

Cathay Smart Energy Fund Invests in ALLSENSE Technology

02.04.2020Portfolio News

Serena, Obvious Ventures Invest In This Clinical Trial Marketplace’s $14M Series A

01.17.2020Portfolio News

Chime CEO Chris Britt on teaming up with NBA’s Dallas Mavericks

12.30.2019Cathay News

2019 Africa Roundup: Jumia IPOs, China goes digital, Nigeria becomes fintech capital

12.19.2019Portfolio News

Spain’s Glovo grabs $166M Series E for its ‘deliver anything’ app

12.05.2019Portfolio News

Digital bank Chime quadruples valuation in less than a year to $5.8 billion as it takes on megabanks

12.05.2019Portfolio News


12.05.2019Portfolio News

Digital bank Chime quadruples valuation in less than a year to $5.8 billion as it takes on megabanks

12.03.2019Cathay News

Which Insurtech Distribution Model Gets It Right?

12.02.2019Portfolio News

Singapore App-Lending Startup Scores $500 Million Valuation

11.27.2019Portfolio News

Ontruck acquires digital freight forwarding platform Briver from Wtransnet, consolidating market position in Spain

11.18.2019Portfolio News

Heetch adds $4M to its Series B round

11.12.2019Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation a investi dans Pinduoduo, le nouveau poids lourd du e-commerce chinois

11.08.2019Cathay News

AfricInvest & Cathay tie in new LP

11.01.2019Cathay News

L’Oréal commits to Cathay PE’s second innovation fund

11.01.2019Cathay News

Cathay Innovation expands presence in europe as it seeks second fund

10.24.2019Cathay News

L’Oreal Invests In Cathay Innovation Fund To Develop Tech Startups in China

10.23.2019Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Gains L’Oréal as a Strategic Investor

10.06.2019Portfolio News

Longliv invests $5m in microbiome co DayTwo

10.03.2019Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in Microbiome Precision Medicine Startup DayTwo

10.01.2019Portfolio News

Intérim : Iziwork lève 12 millions d’euros pour se déployer

10.01.2019Portfolio News

Intérim : Iziwork lève 12 millions d’euros pour se déployer

10.01.2019Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in Leading Temporary Staffing Platform iziwork

09.26.2019Portfolio News

Terminal raises $17M led by 8VC to source and build remote teams of engineers

09.24.2019Portfolio News

Fundbox raises $176 million Series C to build ‘Visa’ for B2B payments

09.12.2019Portfolio News

Trifacta Raises $100 Million to Support Explosive Growth of Data Wrangling for AI and the Cloud

09.12.2019Portfolio News

Fast growing Bay Area data startup wrangles $100 million in funding

09.06.2019Cathay News

JUUL, Startup Growth, And Who Is Investing For The Long-Term

09.04.2019Portfolio News

Chime Reaches 5M Accounts As Rival Acorns Reaches 6.2M

08.23.2019Portfolio News

The path to the next billion internet users is through feature phones

07.25.2019Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Leads Series B Round In Chinese Kindergarten Operator

07.23.2019Portfolio News

WhatsApp arrives on Nokia 8110 and other KaiOS smart feature phones

07.16.2019Portfolio News

Fintech startup Curve raises USD55m

06.27.2019Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation leads Laiye’s $35M round to bet on Chinese enterprise IT

06.21.2019Portfolio News

Orange and KaiOS Technologies reinforce their partnership to close Africa’s digital divide through Series B funding

06.20.2019Cathay News

Biotech Investors Are Flocking to Paris

06.19.2019Cathay News

Cathay Innovatoin hits €320m first close for Fund II

06.18.2019Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Raises EUR 320M in First Close for Fund II

06.18.2019Cathay News

Cathay catches $358m for ccorporate-backed fund

06.18.2019Cathay News

Cathay Capital’s venture affiliate seeks €500m for latest fund

06.18.2019Cathay News

Who is Cathay Innovation, at the origin of a second fund of 320 million euros?

06.17.2019Portfolio News

Exclusive: Peek Could Be North America’s Next Travel Unicorn

06.13.2019Portfolio News

How China’s first autonomous driving unicorn Momenta hunts for data

05.29.2019Cathay News

Fintech Used To Be A Local Game. Today It Can Be Global

05.22.2019Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Invests in KaiOS Technologies

05.22.2019Portfolio News

KaiOS raises $50M, hits 100M handsets powered by its feature phone OS

05.08.2019Portfolio News

Heetch raises $38M to take on Uber in French-speaking countries

05.02.2019Cathay News

Africa Roundup: Jumia’s IPO, DHL launches Africa e-Shop, Cathay’s $168M VC fund, ConnectMed acquired

04.30.2019Portfolio News

Glovo, the on-demand ‘deliver anything’ local app, raises $169M Series D

04.24.2019Portfolio News

Location de voitures entre particuliers: Drivy se vend à la start-up américaine Getaround

04.24.2019Press Releases

Cathay-Backed Drivy Acquired by Getaround

04.24.2019Portfolio News

Car-Sharing Startup Getaround Drives Into Europe

04.12.2019Cathay News

Venture capital funds are starting to make bigger bets on African startups

04.12.2019Portfolio News

Getaround acquires European car rental platform Drivy for $300M

04.10.2019Press Releases

AfricInvest and Cathay Innovation Join Forces to Launch the Leading Pan-African Venture Fund

04.10.2019Cathay News

Cathay Innovation and AfricInvest to raise $168M Africa VC fund

03.07.2019Portfolio News

Owkin Closes A New Venture Round Led By F-Prime Capital And Eight Roads Ventures

03.06.2019Portfolio News

Pinduoduo sold RMB 65 billion in goods from anti-poverty program in 2018

03.05.2019Portfolio News

Online bank Chime now valued at $1.5 billion after new funding round

03.05.2019Portfolio News

Chime Raises $200 Million At $1.5 Billion Valuation

02.28.2019Portfolio News

Trifacta Triples User Base And More Than Doubles Cloud-Based Revenue in 2018

02.07.2019Portfolio News

DataSine raises $5.2M led by Pentech and Propel for its AI content-marketing platform

02.06.2019Portfolio News

Chime recognized by 11:FS as the winner in the US Disruptor category

02.06.2019Portfolio News

Meet the start-up bank with millions of customers trying to disrupt the ‘adversarial’ American banking system

02.04.2019Portfolio News

Chime is among the top seven most promising personal finance companies on Forbes 2019 Fintech 50 list

02.01.2019Portfolio News

Denis Barrier sat down with Technotopia’s John Biggs to discuss his outlook on the future of global innovation

01.01.2019Press Releases

Cathay CarTech Invests in World Leader in 3D Sensing Systems UPhoton

12.13.2018Press Releases

FINALCAD raises $40M to digitise the construction industry

12.12.2018Portfolio News

Finalcad, the mobile platform for the construction industry, raises $40M Series C

11.20.2018Portfolio News

The ‘Neo-Banks’ Are Finally Having Their Moment

11.14.2018Portfolio News

Satellites, Big Data Help U.S. Spy on Smugglers of Iranian Oil

11.01.2018Portfolio News

Kayrros’ technology highlighted as helping U.S. find smugglers of Iranian oil

10.25.2018Portfolio News

New Partnership with Groupon Brings Thousands of Peek’s Bookable Activities to Groupon’s Marketplace

10.18.2018Portfolio News

Chinese Autonomous Driving Firm Momenta Raises New Round At Unicorn Valuation

10.18.2018Press Releases

Cathay-Backed Momenta Becomes China’s First Autonomous Driving Unicorn

10.18.2018Portfolio News

Momenta claims China’s first self-driving unicorn title after new round of funding

10.14.2018Press Releases

Luxury brand Group Shopal completes Series B+ financing round of RMB 200 million

10.08.2018Portfolio News

Satellites Aid the Chase for Better Information on Oil Supplies

09.28.2018Portfolio News

Announcing General Availability of Google Cloud Dataprep by Trifacta

09.18.2018Portfolio News

Kayrros Secures $24M in Series B Funding to Expand Energy Market Penetration

09.18.2018Press Releases

Kayrros Secures $24M in Series B Funding to Expand Energy Market Penetration

09.03.2018Portfolio News

Website builder Strikingly raises $10M Series A+ to continue growth in China

08.30.2018Press Releases

Cathay Innovation invests in website and mini-program editor SXL

07.27.2018Portfolio News

Pinduoduo stock soars in debut as IPO fever rolls on

07.26.2018Press Releases

Official listing on Nasdaq of Cathay Innovation’s portfolio company Pinduoduo for a market value of USD 24b

07.18.2018Portfolio News

Barcelona-based Glovo secures €115 million Series C funding to strengthen its international growth

07.02.2018Press Releases

Alex Lazarow Joins Cathay Innovation as Director in San Francisco Office

06.19.2018Portfolio News

Peek raises $23M and inks partnership with Google in push to digitize travel activities

05.30.2018Portfolio News

OnTruck picks up €25M Series B for its haulage tech platform

05.15.2018Portfolio News

La Blockchain, c’est la quatrième révolution industrielle!

05.09.2018Press Releases

Heetch raises $38 million to accelerate its expansion in France and French-speaking Africa

04.21.2018Portfolio News

Alibaba’s Worst Nightmare: Pinduoduo Becoming the No.1 E-commerce App in China

03.27.2018Press Releases

Cathay Capital launches its Smart Energy Fund with founding partners Total and Hubei High Tech

01.18.2018Portfolio News

Ledger raises another $75 million to become the leader in cryptocurrency hardware wallets

01.16.2018Portfolio News

OWKIN raises $ 11 million to harness artificial intelligence for medical researc

12.15.2017Portfolio News

Orange Takes Part in $11 Million Funding Round For FollowAnalytics

10.16.2017Portfolio News

Cathay Capital Fund Leads Series B2 Round In Chinese Autonomous Driving Tech Firm Momenta

10.04.2017Portfolio News

European on-demand delivery startup Glovo raises €30 million Series B

09.27.2017Portfolio News

Chime raises $18 million for mobile banking without the fees

08.21.2017Portfolio News

Cathay Innovation Leads $15M Round In Chinese Men’s Fashion Start-Up MagMode

07.05.2017Press Releases

Cathay Innovation Raises $320 Million Inaugural Fund to Invest in Early Growth Technology Startups

06.29.2017Cathay News

Large French groups join forces with Chinese tech entrepreneurs

06.29.2017Press Releases

Record fundraising for Cathay Innovation’s first fund

06.01.2017Press Releases

Cathay Innovation invests in Lechebang, to participate in the Chinese car aftermarket opportunity

04.17.2017Portfolio News

Ex-Google Engineer Builds $1.5 Billion Startup in 21 Month

03.23.2016Press Releases

Cathay Capital deploys Innovation Fund to Ifchange

03.01.2016Press Releases

Cathay Innovation supports the growth of FollowAnalytics

02.24.2016Portfolio News

This Stanford physicist quit academia to help companies like Pepsi sell more soda

02.24.2016Press Releases

Quantifind Secures $30 Million Funding Round

02.11.2016Press Releases

Cathay Innovation makes first US investment: Trifacta

01.03.2016Cathay News

The Franco-Chinese digital alliance takes action

06.30.2015Portfolio News

Top 5 most popular apps for Chinese women