Calm/Storm Ventures’ new fund ushers digital health centre stage

If you ask Lucanus Polagnoli, digital health has always been front of mind as a VC but it wasn’t a viewpoint that he necessarily shared with others.  Long before the pandemic, digital health investing was still something of a niche, he said. At least, that was the mindset among many of his peers in VC, […]

DX Ventures

Delivery Hero launches DX Ventures, a new VC fund with €50 million at hand

Delivery Hero, the globally local delivery platform sprung out of Berlin, is launching a VC fund, formalising its ongoing investments in early-stage startups around the world. The company has equipped DX Ventures, an independently managed early-stage fund, with an initial €50 million. The news comes just days after Delivery Hero announced it’s raising €1.2 billion […]

German VC firm raises €355 million fund to continue investing in early-stage startups in the US and Europe, a globally active venture firm started in Germany, has closed a new fund to the tune of €355 million ($400 million), with the European Investment Fund and German industry behemoths such as Otto Group, Lidl, Kärcher, Dr. Ing. Oetker, KfW, Jägermeister and Porsche participating in the fundraising. The biggest chunk of the money will […]