My Coach, a young start-up specialised in conceiving and developing digital tools to ease and improve sports practices, has just achieved the largest fundraising in digital sport in France in 2019, with the company recently announcing a record of EUR 6.6 million raised. Investors included ACG Management, Calao Finance, MAIF Avenir, Région Sud Investissement (handled by Turenne Capital), Turenne Capital, 123 Investissement Managers, BPI France as well as the company’s founding partners.
With this financial contribution, My Coach aims at further strengthening its leading position on the French market. The company is also eyeing the international market, with the target of becoming one of the worldwide references in the world of football. Furthermore, it will also develop its economic models and create new highly skilled jobs, in R&D for example.
My Coach is well known within the ThinkSport ecosystem as the young company took part in the Start-Up Battle at this year’s edition of THE SPOT. My Coach was also one of the seven start-ups which was selected for the 2019 UEFA Start-Up Challenge, an exclusive 12-week accelerator programme specifically designed for start-ups.
Click here to see the full press release from My Coach.