Ada Ventures

Ada Ventures to invest in overlooked founders and customer segments with brand new $34 million fund

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 […]

Hiro Capital

Hiro Capital launches €100 million fund for games, e-sports sector

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 […]


Cyprio wins Women Who Tech award for breakthrough 3D cell modelling

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 […]