True is a venture investor with a difference– the firm uniquely specialises in supporting companies in the retail and consumer sector. This focus allows the firm to support its portfolio companies far beyond seed funding, through their industry sector expertise and an extensive network of corporate partners. True was founded by Matt Truman and Paul Cocker […]
In this podcast episode, we’ve talked to Marta Sjögren, partner at the VC firm Northzone, and Peter Reinhardt, co-founder and CEO of a unicorn startup Segment.
In this interview special episode recorded at Slush 2019, we’ve talked to Sophia Bendz, partner at Atomico, and Markus Villig, CEO and co-founder at Bolt.
This week Natalie Novick and Andrii Degeler talk about Tesla’s gigafactory in Germany, a wave of new venture funds in Europe, privacy issues on health websites, and much more. The featured interview is a conversation with Jan Bormans, CEO at the European Startup Network.
Dutch investment firm Borski Fund has raised 21 million euros to invest in female-led startups, which it claims is the first such initiative to stimulate women entrepreneurship in The Netherlands. The three leading Dutch banks – ABN Amro, ING and Rabobank – have all committed to the fund, which is named after banker extraordinaire Johanna […]
European investment firm Idinvest Partners, the private equity and VC firm that’s part of Eurazeo, today announces the final close of its third ‘digital fund’ at €350 million. According to the firm, which has backed the likes of Glovo, Peakon, Meero, Onfido, Secret Escapes, OnTruck, Klaxoon, WeFox, Heetch and Ÿnsect, that number means it surpassed […]
A bit of news on movement within the European tech investment community: 1) Invest Europe has appointed Eric de Montgolfier as its new CEO to lead the association that represents Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure sectors. De Montgolfier joins from Brussels-listed investment manager Gimv, where he was Partner and Head of Gimv France, […]