VC firm Atomico has announced the close of its latest fund at $765 million. Its fourth fund, dubbed Atomico IV, will invest in European startups from Series A on that have global potential. The fund, and its “value creation” model, is bolstered by an investment team of former executives from Google, Facebook, Uber, and Spotify […]
EIT Digital picked Slush as the venue to award the winners of its EIT Digital Challenge, which recognized leading technology companies across five categories.
Five startups and scaleups were recognised today by the Digital Top 50 Awards at the Slush conference in Helsinki. The awards, given by Google, McKinsey & Company, and Rocket Internet, recognise innovative European companies in the categories of B2B, B2C, and tech for social impact. This year’s winners, chosen by jurors from business, media, and […]
A new report from Atomico and Slush analyses the lay of the land for European tech in 2016, and makes a case for why it is poised to thrive.
Mobility and transport startups can now apply for Startup Sesame Mobility, a new event acceleration programme connecting entrepreneurs with technology events.
A new program dubbed Startup Sesame makes it much more affordable (and worth it) to attend some of Europe’s top tech events, with a ‘bundle ticket’ for all, and other perks. We look at the specs:
For the second time in two years, I attended the Slush conference in Helsinki, easily one of the biggest and most important events in the Nordics and beyond. Here are some photographic memories.