Temasek

By Laura Lovett 02:59 pm July 27, 2018
Online fitness membership platform ClassPass has scored $85 million in a Series D funding round led by Singapore company Temasek, with participation from L Catterton's Growth Fund.  “Fitness has become more personalized, and ClassPass represents an opportunity to invest behind a market leader that is well positioned for growth,” Michael Farello, co-managing partner of L Catterton Growth Fund, who...
By Heather Mack 03:51 pm June 19, 2017
New York-based ClassPass, a virtual fitness membership network, has raised $70 million in Series C funding in a round led by Temasek. Existing investors Acequia Capital, CRV, General Catalyst, GV, M13 and Thrive also contributed to the funding, which ClassPass will use to expand operations and develop new products. ClassPass, which was founded in 2013, uses an app to connect users to fitness...
By Jonah Comstock 01:24 pm June 13, 2017
Hello, a heavily hyped and funded Silicon Valley company focused on passive sleep monitoring, is shutting down according to multiple media reports and a medium post from founder James Proud. Hello's Sense device raised $2.4 million in a landmark crowdfunding campaign in 2014 and followed that with a total of $40 million in venture funds from Singapore investment firm Temasek and a slew of high...
By Jonah Comstock 04:45 pm January 26, 2017
Verily, the Alphabet subsidiary formerly known as Google Life Sciences, raised $800 million in funding today from Temasek, a Singapore-based investment company. Temasek will take a minority stake in the company and nominate a member to the company's board. “Temasek has a history of thoughtful and enduring capital investments, including in life sciences and healthcare, and this commitment to a...
By Heather Mack 03:49 pm October 13, 2016
Cambridge, Massachusetts-based healthcare provider Iora Health, which offers digitally-enabled primary care services focused on senior citizens, has closed a $75 million Series D funding round. Led by Singapore-based Temasek, the round also included existing investors .406 Ventures, Flare Capital Partners, F-Prime Capital, GE Ventures, Khosla Ventures, Polaris Partners and Rice Management Company...
By Aditi Pai 09:12 am June 16, 2015
San Francisco-based startup Hello has raised $20 million in a round led by Singapore-based investment firm Temasek for its sleep tracking, bedside orb, Sense, according to the Financial Times. This brings the company's total funding to $30.5 million, though Hello expects its most recent round to eventually reach $40 million. The company raised $10.5 million less than a year ago from former PayPal...