Atomico beefs up its ‘value creation team’ with growth expert and Silicon Valley vet Ben Grol

European VC firm Atomico is serious about defending its reputation for being one of the best growth investors in the world. It has been expanding its team of professional investors with people who can help their portfolio companies scale up (case in point: Siraj Khaliq), alongside a number of ‘Entrepreneur Partners’, ‘Entrepreneurs-In-Residence’ and ‘Executives-In-Residence’ from […]

Recruitment marketplace Jobandtalent raises $42 million Series B round led by Atomico

Madrid-based online job marketplace Jobandtalent has raised $42 million in Series B funding led by Atomico. Jobandtalent’s mobile-focused platform reduces companies’ need for traditional hiring and interviewing practices, it said. The funding will be used to aid its international expansion and further build its product and engineering teams. It currently operates in Madrid, Barcelona, Mexico […]

Startup Sesame partners with Atomico, takes 6 startups on a whirlwind tour of Euro tech events

Startup Sesame, a young program that helps startups build out their networks across European borders, today announced the six companies that will join the second edition of its ‘event accelerator’ (listed below). The organisation has also partnered with global investment firm Atomico, who in a recent report estimated that approximately 630.000 people have attended one […]