Deutsche Telekom and Salesforce-backed PerimeterX is joining forces with Human Security while M12 and Alexandria Venture Investments took part in Ozette’s $26m series A round.


Currency exchange Monex has acquired portfolio company ChatBook, the Japan-based creator of a cloud platform for sourcing marketing leads, for an undisclosed amount. ChatBook was also backed by insurer Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance, accounting tools provider Money Forward and enterprise software providers Salesforce and SAP.

Human Security, the cybersecurity software provider formerly known as White Ops, is merging with PerimeterX, a US-based peer backed by telecommunications firm Deutsche Telekom and enterprise software producer Salesforce. PerimeterX had raised a total of $144m as of February 2021 and Calcalist estimates the combined company is valued at approximately $1.5bn.


Company Company description Sector Country Round Round size($m) Deal date Investors
Ozette Technologies Cell discovery and annotation technology developer Healthcare US A 26 28/07/2022 Microsoft (M12), Alexandria Real Estate Equities (Alexandria Venture Investments); Madrona Ventures (lead), Cercano Management (formerly Vulcan Capital), OCV Partners, Duke University Application delivery network IT US B 25 30/06/2022 Dell Technologies (Dell Technologies Capital), Intel (Intel Capital); Andreessen Horowitz (lead), Initialized Capital, Sam Lambert
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Edison Fu

Edison Fu is a reporter and Asia liaison at Global Corporate Venturing.


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