Author Archives: Thomas Ohr

About Thomas Ohr

Thomas Ohr is the "Editor in Chief" of and started the blog in October 2010. He is excited about Europe's future, passionate about business ideas and lives in Munich (Germany).

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

On 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 … 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, 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 … Continue reading

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

Today 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 … 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

Hiring 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 … Continue reading

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

Week 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 … Continue reading

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

The 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 … Continue reading

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

The 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. … Continue reading

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

Raisin, 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

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Helsinki-based MultiTaction raises €7 million in growth capital for its big data visualisation solution

MultiTaction, a leading provider of advanced visualisation solutions, today announced that it has secured €7million of additional growth capital from Harbert European Growth Capital Fund (HEGCF). In the last financial year, MultiTaction has significantly grown its business at a Compound Annual … Continue reading

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Period and fertility app Clue raises $20 million in a Series B funding round led by Nokia Growth Partners

Founded in 2013, Clue has gone from an app used by a handful of people to a tool used by over five million women to understand their menstrual health. Today, the Berlin-based startup proudly announced a Series B funding of … Continue reading

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