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).

Online auction house Auctionata secures €42M and focus on sustainable growth

The online auction house Auctionata completed its series C financing round with a total new investment of €42 million. The round is led by stock-listed MCI Management from Warsaw. Auctionata also welcomes Hearst Ventures from New York, leading growth investor … Continue reading

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Berlin-based ADEX secures € 2.8M to reinvent data management

ADEX, a leading provider of data management solutions, has announced the closing of a series A financing round in the amount of € 2.8 million with Capnamic Ventures and Iris Capital. The Berlin-based startup plans to use the fresh capital to … Continue reading

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Interview with Marie-Helene Ametsreiter (Speedinvest)

We just had the chance to interview Marie-Helene Ametsreiter, Partner at the Vienna-based venture capital firm Speedinvest. Marie-Helene is not only a successful business women and mother of two little kids – most recently she also became a TV personality … Continue reading

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Berlin-based streetfootballworld is looking for roommates! (Sponsored)

streetfootballworld offers all inclusive coworking spaces in the central and trendy district of Berlin Tiergarten-Moabit. Their office boasts an unbeatable location: Metro and several bus routes are within walking distance in minutes. The TXL bus takes you in 13 minutes … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Jumble and StuDocu

Week after 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 Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure … Continue reading

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MY-WAY sets out to improve the web entrepreneurship ecosystem for students in Europe

Started on the 1st of January 2015, MY-WAY is a two-year project, which was co-funded under the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme. The ambitious project aims to enhance and improve the collaboration and efforts of web entrepreneurship initiatives (startup … Continue reading

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Berlin-based relayr is the winner of this year’s CODE_n Award

In January, we mentioned relayr in our list “5 German startups to look out for in 2015“, now the Berlin-based startup just won this year’s CODE_n Award at CeBIT in Hanover. The award carries a prize of € 30,000. Over … Continue reading

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5 Irish startups to look out for in 2015

Ireland is not only home to the awesome tech event Web Summit, but also to a large number of successful startups. In the beginning of this year, we took a look at the Irish startup scene and tried to come … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: ExoClick and Uniplaces

Week after 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 Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure … Continue reading

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5 Finnish startups to look out for in 2015

Finland – land of a thousand lakes and home of Angry Birds creator Rovio. Well, Finnland was not only home to Rovio or Supercell, but also to many other big success stories in the recent history of online and mobile … Continue reading

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