The year 2022 was a very rough year for startups. Nevertheless, we saw great and, above all, impressive financing rounds and exits.
After intensive deliberations, our expert jury has chosen the Deal of the Year 2022. Of course, they also took the difficult market conditions of the past year into account in their decision.
We are delighted to announce the Deal of the Year 2022:
Climeworks raised CHF 600 million in a private equity round
After raising $54m in a Series B funding round, the European online electronics marketplace Refurbed is planning to invest in Ireland.
Founded: 2017 | HQ: AT | Sector: Marketplace | Series B
Investment Raised: USD 54M | Valuation: Remain undisclosed | Investors: Evli Growth Partners, Almaz Capital, Speedinvest, Bonsai Partners and All Iron Ventures, Hermes GPE, C4 Ventures, SevenVentures, Alpha Associates, Monkfish Equity (Trivago Founders), Kreos Capital, Isomer Capital
2nd Place | 20%
Austria’s Blockpit raises €8.4M to bring the necessary transparency to a blockchain-based financial market
3rd Place | 9%