Amsterdam’s Aigency launches recruitment agency for AI tools

Aigency, a recruitment agency for artificial intelligence technologies based in Amsterdam, has officially launched. Self-described as the “iTunes for AI”, Aigency, which is headed up by Jim Stolze, acts as a sort of middle man between the developers and startups that build algorithms, bots, and other AI tools, and the companies that need to use […]

London startup builder Founders Factory partners with – and raises millions from – Chinese PE firm CSC

Founders Factory, the London-based accelerator/incubator founded by Brent Hoberman, Henry Lane Fox and Jim Meyerle, have received a ‘multimillion pound’ investment from Chinese private equity holding CSC Group. You may remember CSC from when they pumped $400 million into US-based Angellist. The five-year deal between Founders Factory and CSC is all about artificial intelligence: the […]

Tannico uncorks €3.8 million in new funding round, launches in UK

Tannico, an Italian wine retailer that uses big data and AI to personalise recommendations, has raised €3.8 million in a Series A round ahead of its launch in the UK. Tannico’s ecommerce app, founded in 2012, allows users to purchase wine from more than 1,000 wineries around Europe. The service also dedicates a section to […]

Spanish AI recruitment platform source{d} raises $6 million in fresh funding

source{d}, a Madrid-based recruitment startup that’s using AI to find developers, has raised $6 million in a Series A funding round from Kima Ventures, Otium Venture, and Sunstone Capital. With its new funding in tow, source{d} plans to open several new offices in London, Paris, Stockholm, Amsterdam, New York, Boston, and San Francisco. It currently […]