Podcast #206: Alex Kayyal of Salesforce Ventures, money for Nothing, SPAC news, and more

The Podcast is a show in which we discuss some of the most interesting stories from the European technology scene and interview leading entrepreneurs and investors from across the region.

In today’s show, we discuss some of the most interesting funding rounds of the week — and of course mention a SPAC. In the second part, listen to an interview with Alex Kayyal, partner and head of Salesforce Ventures International.

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And here are the notes and links for this week’s episode:

💻 Buoyed by the Covid-19 crisis, Switzerland-based software firm Nexthink raises $180 million at $1.1 billion valuation

🛒 Target Global leads $150 million round for Amazon Marketplace consolidator Branded

❓ New consumer tech startup Nothing raises $15 million Series A led by GV

📱 Klarna launches bank accounts in Germany

📂 Napster to make debut on London stock market this month

🚀 SPAC led by Rocket Internet co-founder files for IPO in $250 million deal

🎙 Interview: Alex Kayyal, partner and head of Salesforce Ventures International

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