Category Archives: Germany-Startups

Rocket Internet Acquires Wayra Germany startup Volo

Wayra, Telefónica’s start-up accelerator, today announced its first large-scale successful exit strategy for a start-up from its Academy in Munich. Thanks to the professional support and preparation provided by Wayra, Volo’s Munich-based delivery service has managed to impress Rocket Internet.

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Peter Thiel invests in Berlin-based Number26, the bank account of the future

Fintech startups are hot and it is good to see that some great  innovative projects disrupting the finance industry get funded. The Berlin based fintech startup NUMBER26, that offers “the bank account of the future” just completed series A with … Continue reading

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Thermondo secures € 6 million from Holtzbrinck Ventures and Rocket Internet

Thermondo, one of the pioneers of the digital revolution in the heat solution and installation market, raises fresh capital (€6 million) from Holtzbrinck Ventures and Rocket Internet as well as from the existing investors E.ON, IBB and Grey Corp. The Berlin-based startup … Continue reading

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Munich-based Talentry secures investment by Allgeier Group to support future growth

Talentry, a Munich-based startup with the goal to make your life as a recruiter as easy as possible, has successfully completed another financing round. With Allgeier Group, Talentry won an important strategic investor for their future development. ProSiebenSat.1’s Accelerator program, … Continue reading

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Campaigning Summit goes Berlin

Europe’s leading conference for campaigning, the Campaigning Summit, reaches Germany for the first time. The Campaigning Summit Berlin takes place on May 22nd and is dedicated to “The Art of Mobilization and Engagement. Trends, Tools, Cases”. The core questions, which will … Continue reading

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Car classifieds: Global success made in Berlin – an interview with Stefan Haubold (Carmudi)

Carmudi began the year with the launch of its iOS app, secured a $25 million round of funding, set a record of over 400,000 downloads and expanded into 20 countries. Pretty awesome start of the year, isn’t it? Carmudi, which … Continue reading

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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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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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János Dobó and the SM Conf

Following the interview I made a year ago, I would like to introduce you János Dobó, co-founder of SM Conf (formerly known as SmartMobil), one of the largest conferences in Hungary, coming up in a few weeks again in Budapest, together with … Continue reading

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