Techstars to launch Paris accelerator in September

US accelerator Techstars is opening its next location in Paris in partnership with VC firm Partech Ventures. The program will run for 13 weeks in September at Partech Shaker (pictured), a business campus that opened in Paris last September and now houses Etsy and Dropbox among others. It also runs the Europe Made Easy program […]

Spanish digital marketing agency Gigigo acquired by Digital Dimension

Spanish digital marketing agency Gigigo Group has been acquired by France’s Digital Dimension, which is owned by Econocom. The deal was finalised in February though no terms have been disclosed. Eurohold advised on the acquisition. Sergio Llorens will continue to serve as CEO of Gigigo, which employs 140 people in three offices in Madrid, Mexico […]

MultiX raises €3.5 million for its airport x-ray security tech

France’s MultiX, which makes x-ray imaging solutions for airports, has raised €3.5 million from Omnes Capital and H3C. The company was founded by two employees of Thales Group with support from the French Atomic Energy Commission (CEA). Along with airports, MultiX’s technology is used in the non-destructive testing sector such a food processing to detect […]