Less than a year after its B Series of $45 million, Meero has announced a third fundraiser of $230 million ( €205 million) led by Eurazeo Growth and Amsterdam-based VC, Prime Ventures.
The startup revolutionising the world of professional photography has made a real accomplishment by raising the largest C Series in France to date only 3 years after its creation. It expects to end the year with 1,200 employees spread across 5 offices around the world.
To achieve this fundraising, which will bring nearly $300 million of finances to the company, Eurazeo, Prime Ventures Avenir Growth and GR Capital have joined together with renowned investors like Global Founders Capital, Alven, Aglaé Ventures, White Star Capital and Idinvest Partners. Also, Sake Bosch, Managing Partner of Prime Ventures and Yann du Rusquec, Managing Director of Eurazeo Growth, joined Meero’s board as non-executive members.
How will the new investments be used?
This new financing will allow Meero to continue its mission of boosting the creativity and freedom of photographers. This is done by guaranteeing them: