Annie Musgrove

Hiro Capital

Hiro Capital invests in three gaming studios: Snowprint Studios, Double Loop Games and Happy Volcano

Three international video game studios are the latest picks for Hiro Capital, a relatively new fund based in London and Luxembourg that focuses on video games, the metaverse, esports and digital fitness. The cheques totaled $15 million. The three mobile and cross-platform studios – Snowprint Studios in Stockholm/Berlin, Happy Volcano in Belgium and Double Loop […]

Next Kraftwerke

Shell to acquire German energy company Next Kraftwerke

Subject to regulatory approval, Shell is to acquire all shares in German digital utility company Next Kraftwerke, buying from VC investors including High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and Neuhaus Partners, as well as investors Dirk Freise and Martin Ostermayer. Next Kraftwerke is a spin-off founded by two PhD students from the Institute of Energy Economics at the […]

e.GO Mobile

German electric car manufacturer e.GO Mobile gets €30 million to start production

German electric vehicle manufacturer e.GO Mobile has received over €30 million in Series B funding in a round conducted by nd Industrial Investments, the company’s majority shareholder. The fresh capital will kickstart production of the e.GO Life, a four-seater passenger car, at the company’s facility in Aachen this June. The limited edition vehicle is only […]