The team of Podcast is proud to present our first interview special — a new episode format, in which we offer you a few pre-recorded conversations with some of the most interesting people of the European startup ecosystem.

In this episode, you’ll learn what a Motherbrain is, how corporate VCs work, and what the market is like for a startup that offers hourly bookings in mainstream hotels.

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Here are the interviews featured in this episode:

🎤 Cyril Lefay, COO at Byhours.

🎤 Itxaso del Palacio, investment director at Notion (at the time of the conversation Itxaso was a partner at M12).

🎤 Henrik Landgren, analytics partner at EQT Ventures.

We hope you enjoy this special format — please let us know what you think! Feel free to email us with any questions, suggestions, and opinions at or tweet at @tech_eu@nnovick, and @adegeler.