Screening Eagle

Zurich’s Screening Eagle raises extension, closing round over €55 million for inspection tech platform

Zurich-based Screening Eagle Technologies has secured over €55.4 million (CHF 60 million) of funding, including an initial raise in April and a recent extension. The round was led by an unnamed family office. The inspection tech company offers a cloud-based platform that connects sensors, software and data to inspect assets and infrastructure in sectors such […]


Telefónica Tech buys iHackLabs, will integrate team and software into ElevenPaths

Telefónica Tech, through its cybersecurity company ElevenPaths, has acquired iHackLabs, a UK company specialised in cybersecurity testing and training. Details of the deal were not disclosed. iHackLabs is a company that identifies, teaches, trains and validates the skills of cybersecurity professionals. The SaaS platform offers cloud-based training programs and labs that simulate real cyber threat […] Podcast #185: Rocket Internet’s retreat, France earmarks money for startups, Germany 💖 Elon, and we talk to Laura González-Estéfani of TheVentureCity

This week, we talk about some of the biggest stories in European tech from the past week, including Rocket Internet’s retreat from the public markets, the prospects of Tesla in Germany, France helping out its tech startups, and more. Also check out an interview with Laura González-Estéfani, founder and CEO of TheVentureCity fund.


German software Demodesk gets $8 million to help sales teams close deals online

Demodesk, a Munich-based software that helps sales teams close their deals online, has raised $8 million in a round led by Balderton Capital, with participation from Target Global and Funders Club. The screen-sharing tools on Zoom and the like just don’t cut it, claims the German startup. Demodesk is an online meeting tool created specifically […]