Ada Ventures, a brand new Berlin-based VC firm, has raised $34 million for its first fund, intended for “overlooked founders who are building companies for under-served customer groups.” Inspired by Ada Lovelace, the computer science pioneer in the nineteenth century, the firm aspires to diversity, inclusion, and equal access to capital. Ada highlights the skewed […]
Three self-professed gamers and veteran entrepreneurs have come together to form a brand new VC firm focused on games, e-sports, and digital sports in Europe and the UK. Hiro Capital is its name, and today it launches a €100 million fund from its bases in London and Luxembourg. The founding team consists of Ian Livingstone […]
Healthtech startup Cyprio won the European Women Startup Challenge, announced last night in Paris by Women Who Tech. As a reward for its groundbreaking biomedical technology, Cyprio received an equity-free $50,000 cash grant to scale the business. Based in Paris, the startup is redefining 3D cell research and tissue engineering, developing better predictive research tools […]
Back once again to discuss the most interesting and important stories emanating from the European tech scene, Roxanne Varza and Neil Murray are here to kick off your week with the Tech.eu Podcast
Our Q2 funding analysis discovered a gap between European funds being raised and capital being invested in Europe’s companies. Tom Wehmeier of Atomico shares his insights on this with us.
It’s that time of the week already, as Roxanne Varza and Neil S W Murray sit down and discuss the most interesting and important stories coming out of the European tech scene from the last seven days.