Annie Musgrove


Hungarian startup Shapr3D raises $6 million to make 3D modeling mobile

Shapr3d, the first mobile 3D modeling app for iPad Pro, announced a $6 million series A round from Point Nine Capital and Creandum, two European early-stage VC firms. To keep up with modern design and 3D printers, Shapr3D developed the first mobile app for 3D computer-aided design (CAD). Commenting on the need for Shapr3D’s technology, […]

Smart Protection

Spanish startup Smart Protection gets €5.2 million to combat online piracy

Madrid-based Smart Protection, an AI platform that combats online piracy and counterfeiting, has raised a €5.2 million Series A. The investment round, led by Nauta Capital, will help the business keep companies and their assets safe online. According to the International Trademark Association, global losses due to online piracy amounted to $760 billion in 2017, […]

Building Radar

German startup Building Radar raises €5 million to digitise construction industry

Munich-based PropTech startup Building Radar has raised €5 million in a Series A round, led by PropTech1 Ventures with support from coparion, FO Holding, and SIGNA innovations. Building Radar uses AI to do exactly what its name suggests: to identify new construction projects worldwide. The company aims to digitise the construction industry, which is growing […]


Dutch IT holding company Enreach acquires Network Telecom, expanding into UK market

Dutch holding company Enreach announced the acquisition of Network Telecom, a UK telecommunications provider, in a move to strengthen its position in the European IT market. Enreach, formerly known as Within Reach, is the parent company of several technology brands, such as Voiceworks, Swyx, ipnordic, and Centile, which aid in communication and workflow across organisations. […]


Berlin-based BEAT81 scores €6.4 million to strengthen fitness communities

BEAT81, one of Europe’s fastest growing fitness tech companies, has raised a €6.4 million Series A funding round led by EQT Ventures. Tim Dettman, a professional badminton player and former national champion, founded the company in 2017 to help people improve physically and mentally ⁠— through a combination of technology and community. BEAT81 set out […]