Tech.eu’s Ivo Spigel took a trip to Estonia, to get a first-hand look at how this small Baltic country has transformed itself into a global digital leader.
Vienna-based VC Speedinvest has made its first investment in Croatia: Amodo works with insurance companies to bring “usage-based insurance” to the market.
Seedstars World is a global startup competition focusing on emerging markets. Ivo Spigel traveled to a city in a somewhat less emerging country – Lausanne in Switzerland – to attend the global finals of the competition, the Seedstars Summit.
In mid-November, NOAH came over to London – a high level technology conference with German origins, oriented more towards scale-ups than startups.
Saul Klein has been a driving force in the European tech scene as an entrepreneur and investor. He recently left Index Ventures – Ivo Spigel caught up with him to find out why, and what comes next.
Croatia and other ex-Yugoslavia countries have had no local VCs for many years. An agreement between the Croatian government and the World Bank seems to be a first step to fix that.
Bas van Abel and the Fairphone team are on a mission: making the world a ‘better place’ by building a very real smartphone manufacturing company. Will you ditch your Samsung for the new Fairphone 2?