Robin Wauters

Co-founder and editor-in-chief of Tech.eu, with previous stints at The Next Web and TechCrunch under his belt. Deeply in love with his family, technology, traveling and Belgian beer.

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What is on European venture capital investors’ minds?

The European Investment Fund, aka EIF, has just released a super interesting working paper based on the results of its second VC Survey, which asked venture capital general managers about their state of business and market activity, as well as their general perception of the European VC market as a whole. The EIF has helpfully […]

Lisbon proptech startup CASAFARI raises €5 million in round led by Lakestar

CASAFARI, a fledgling Lisbon, Portugal-based proptech company, has raised €5 million in a seed financing round led by Lakestar and joined by real estate investment fund Round Hill Capital to pursue expansion across Europe. Proptech is not unfamiliar territory for Lakestar, which has made over 12 real estate tech investments to date, including Airbnb, Opendoor, […]

Finnish startup Revonte secures $2 million to ‘make e-bikes smart’

Tampere, Finland-based Revonte has raised a $2 million seed round following the recent public release of their first e-bike drive system, dubbed Revonte ONE. Founded in 2018, Revonte’s seed investment round was led by Maki.vc, joined by Butterfly Ventures and a group of angel investors, and brings the total investment to $2.4 million. The startup […]

Swedish fintech startup Capcito raises €7 million to help companies with cashflow management

Capcito, a Stockholm-based fintech upstart that provides its business clients with fast cash whenever they’re in the market for temporary working capital, has secured €7 million in funding from Schibsted Growth and pan-European VC Ventech. The new investors are joining Capcito owners SEB Venture Capital and Collector Ventures to support the company’s next stage of […]