TUM spinout Celonis has grown to Germany’s first decacorn, three years after becoming the university’s first unicorn.
The UVC Partners-backed bus and train service hiked its valuation to $3bn in a series G debt and equity round that will fund the expansion of its routes.
The Stanford-linked artificial intelligence technology developer doubled its valuation to $5.1bn in a round led by SoftBank Vision Fund 2.
Advancing technology originating at UC Berkeley, Databricks has increased its valuation more than fourfold to $28bn and will use the funding to further scale its business.
Georgia Tech-linked battery technology producer Sila Nanotechnologies has more than tripled its valuation to $3.3bn in the series F round.
Tübingen's messenger RNA vaccine and drug developer's latest round includes a $171m investment by strategic partner GlaxoSmithKline.
Sana Biotechnology has closed its first round with more than $700m after investors including GV swung behind its vision to commercialise cell therapies.
Oxford Nanopore is reportedly eyeing a $2.1bn private placement that could offer an exit to Woodford Investment Management.