Stockholm-based database management and analysis startup DbVis Software has secured a €5.3 million funding round led by Industrifonden and Fairpoint Capital. The company also announced that it’s appointed Martin Engdahl — who used to be a director at Salesforce Sweden — as its new CEO. Founded in 2003, DbVis had not raised any funding before the […]
This week, Andrii Degeler and Natalie Novick discuss the good and bad things happening to Amazon in Europe, the reasons why we still don’t have an EU-wide contact tracing app, and much more. The featured interview of the episode is a conversation with Giovanni Fili, CEO and founder of Exeger, who talks about the future of self-charging gadget and the “light-conscious” next generation.
Stockholm-founded “delivery experience platform” for online merchants Ingrid has raised 12.25 million SEK (some €1.16 million) from the local early-stage VC Blq invest. The startup claims to handle 10 percent of the e-commerce market in Sweden and is planning to use the capital injection to expand to new markets. Founded in 2015, Ingrid wants to […]
This week, we’ve got two interviews to share with you. The first one is with Kirill Bigay from Preply, a language learning startup from Ukraine that’s got pretty big news to share. The other is with Hjalmar Nordegren from Karma, a Swedish startup that fights food waste globally.
Exclusive: Stockholm-based electric boat maker X Shore has received €5 million in new capital, and ramped up its leadership team in its quest to deliver on the vision the company’s founder developed back in the 1990s. The investment was led by Peter Dahlberg, former Group CEO of European animal hospital operator AniCura, who thus becomes […]
And the first mega round for a European tech company in 2020 is a fact, with Stockholm-based digital healthcare provider KRY scoring €140 million in funding as it gears up for further expansion in Europe. The Series C round was led by Canada’s largest single-profession pension plan (Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan) through its Teachers’ Innovation […]
Editor’s note: This interview has been recorded and published as part of a content project in collaboration with the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO). Moving to a new country is always a challenge — and even more so when you’re a startup founder who needs to take the company along. We’ve talked to Jelena Jansson, co-founder […]