See you at the EU-Startups Conference 2017 (April 13, Berlin)

EU-Startups-Conference-BerlinOn April 13, we’re going to host the 4th edition of the EU-Startups Conference! It’s our annual flagship event where we showcase a selection of Europe’s hottest startups and where we come together to learn from some of the most successful European entrepreneurs of our time.

Thanks to our location sponsor HTW - the largest university of applied sciences in Berlin, the EU-Startups Conference 2017 will take place in the shiny HTW Audimax in Berlin. The event will be held between 11 am and 6 pm and we’re expecting 400+ entrepreneurs, startup enthusiasts, corporates, angel investors, VCs as well as media Continue reading

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Perdoo, a goal management tool for companies, launches in Spanish and Dutch

perdoo-logo-teamPerdoo – the goal management platform that helps companies realize their goals – is now also available in Dutch and Spanish. The Berlin-based startup stated that the additional two languages were implemented due to incoming requests from customers. Overall, the customer database of Perdoo has tripled within past nine months.

The company was founded in 2014 by Henrik-Jan van der Pol and Jonathan Morrice in Berlin. Perdoo currently has over 200 Continue reading

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Prototyping and collaboration tool Marvel raises £4 million in a Series A funding round led by BGF Ventures

Marvel-appMarvel, the design and prototyping platform, has raised a £4 million Series A funding round led by BGF Ventures and joined by other European investors.

Founded in 2013, Marvel is an all-in-one design platform that makes design and prototyping simple for everyone. Individuals and teams use Marvel to scale creativity throughout their workflow and organisation, from wire framing to user testing. The London-based Marvel team provides the tools companies need to create and collaborate. Continue reading

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AzureDesk: The affordable cloud based helpdesk software for startups and SMEs (Sponsored)

AzureDesk-logoToday we’d like to introduce you to AzureDesk – a cloud based helpdesk software aimed at small to medium business (SMEs). According to Product Owner Roma Shah, the software has all the “must have” features of enterprise class helpdesk solutions offered to smaller business at minimal costs to users.

The US based company officially launched the product Nov. 1 and is providing a 14-day free trial for users who want to try Continue reading

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Electric plane Lilium Jet secures €10 million funding from Atomico to start the air taxi era

Lilium-AviationLilium Aviation, a Munich-based startup which develops electric planes capable of Vertical Take-Off and Landing (VTOL), has raised a €10 million Series A funding round. The investment will help bring to market the Lilium Jet – a lightweight commuter aircraft. This brings us one step closer the possibility of environmentally-sustainable air travel.

Lilium Jet aircraft is capable of carrying passengers into the heart of towns and Continue reading

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Europe’s tech talent: Where they are, who they are and what they earn – according to analysis by Balderton Capital

European-Talent-LandscapeHiring skilled staff is one of the biggest challenges tech companies face across Europe and the problems posed by Brexit could reshape the map of European tech, according to in depth analysis of Europe’s tech employees by Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s leading VC firms.

Startups across Europe say that it is getting increasingly difficult to hire skilled staff. It can take up to 20 weeks Continue reading

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Startup Jobs of the Week: Join Casumo, ThinxNet, Whisbi or evania video

startup-dream-jobWeek after week, we’re introducing you to some exciting career opportunities in the startup space. Grab your chance now and join one of Europe’s most promising startups! Check out our job board in order to ge a complete overview on the 56 currently open postitions there. And without further ado, here are the startup jobs of the week: Continue reading

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CESAwards 2016: Announcing the best startups in Central-Eastern Europe

CESA-16The Central European Startup Awards (CESAwards), the region’s biggest no-pitch, no-conference startups festival, announced the most affluent startups and ecosystem supporters last night at the Grand Finale in Ljubljana, Slovenia – hosted by ABC-Accelerator.

The winners of 2016 CESAwards will have the chance to compete globally with other regions in the Global Grand Finals 2017. In 2016 the CESAwards received about 800 unique nominations across all 12 categories with particular strength in the “Best Early Stage” category, where nearly 150 Continue reading

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French robotics startup Exotec Solutions raises €3.3 million to become the leading creator of logistics robots

Exotec-SolutionsThe French robotics startup Exotec Solutions, which recently launched an order preparation system powered by a fleet of collaborative mobile robots, announced today that it raised €3.3 million from 360 Capital Partners, Breega Capital and several of its original investors. The fresh capital will be used for product development and commercial development. The Paris and Lille-based startup was founded in 2015.

Exotec Solutions provides e-commerce retailers with an order preparation solution Continue reading

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German FinTech startup Raisin enters the Spanish market with its exclusive savings platform

raisin-logo-espanaRaisin, one of the leading Pan-European online deposit marketplaces, has launched its Spanish-language platform today for customers in Spain with a dedicated Spanish customer service team.

The Berlin-based startup was founded in 2012 and more than 50,000 customers Continue reading

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