Author Archives: Thomas Ohr

About Thomas Ohr

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

The last call: Pitch your startup at the EU-Startups Conference in Munich

On the 7th of November 2014, we’re going to host the EU-Startups Conference at the WERK1 in Munich. Around 120 attendees (web entrepreneurs, investors…) are expected. The EU-Startups Conference will be the perfect event for European startups that are aiming … Continue reading

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Job of the week – DevOps at LiquidM

Become part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And here … Continue reading

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Delivery Hero is shutting down the Pizza.de headquarters

That was fast! Only about 6 weeks after the acquisition of Pizza.de, Delivery Hero today announced that the Pizza.de headquarters in Braunschweig will be closed in three steps until August 2015. To date at the Braunschweig location there are a … Continue reading

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Rocket Internet releases promo video for its upcoming IPO

Rocket Internet, the infamous “clone factory” of the Samwer brothers, is about to IPO in the beginning of next month (probably on October 2nd). The Berlin-based company is aiming to reach a market capitalization of over € 6 billion. In order … Continue reading

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E.ON expands venture capital activities and invests in Thermondo

E.ON, Germany’s largest enery company, today announced that it futher expands its venture capital activities. As a first step of this new strategy, E.ON has invested in Thermondo (20% equity for a seven-digit investment). The Berlin-based startup was founded in … Continue reading

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Job of the week – Business Development Analyst at Finery

Become part of the success stories of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. For a complete overview, make sure to check out our job board. And … Continue reading

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French video advertising startup DynAdmic raises $3M

DynAdmic, a France-based video advertising startup, announced today that it has raised $3 million Series A funding from XAnge Private Equity. The fresh capital will be used to roll out in North and South America and to become market leader … Continue reading

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Olaf Jacobi, Partner at Target Partners, will be speaking at this year’s EU-Startups Conference

We’re proud to announce that the fourth speaker of this year’s EU-Startups Conference will be Olaf Jacobi, Partner at the Venture Capital firm Target Partners. Before joining Target Partners in 2007, Olaf Jacobi served in various management positions in the … Continue reading

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Interview with Mickael Froger (CEO of Lengow)

A few days ago, we had the chance to interview Mickael Froger – the Co-founder and CEO of Lengow. The Nantes-based startup Lengow.com offers a web interface that allows online merchants to centralize, optimize and track the distribution of their product catalogues on … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Brandnew IO and Emerge Education

Each week, we’re introducing you to great career oportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of some of Europe’s hottest startups out there. For a complete overview, make sure to check … Continue reading

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