Category Archives: Ireland Startups

Jobs of the week: HelpStay, the Factory and Degustabox

Your boss is an idiot and you are desperately looking forward to the weekend? Quit your boring job now and join one of the most exciting startups in Europe! Week after week, we’re introducing you to great career opportunities in … Continue reading

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Top 15: Europe’s biggest startup hubs in 2016

It’s time for our annual ranking of Europe’s biggest startup cities. Almost exactly 365 days have passed since we did our last research on this topic. Let’s see what has changed since then. In order to come up with the … Continue reading

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Now official: Mobile payment companies payleven and SumUp join forces

Two of the leading European mobile payment companies SumUp and payleven today announced a definitive merger agreement to create the global leader in mobile payments. The shareholders of both companies have approved the transaction and will continue to support the combined company going … Continue reading

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Jobs of the week: Menlo Media, Converge and Find A Venue

Week after week, we’re introducing you to exciting career opportunities in the startup space. This is your chance to become part of the success story of one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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Intercom raises $50 million to continue heavy investment in its customer communication platform

Intercom, the customer communication platform on a mission to make internet business personal, today announced it has raised an additional $50 million, bringing its total funding to $116 million. Index Ventures lead the round, with participation from previous investors ICONIQ Capital, Bessemer … Continue reading

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Peer-to-peer currency exchange marketplace CurrencyFair raises €8 million and appoints new CMO

CurrencyFair has today announced a new €8 million funding round which has been led by Octopus Ventures. The currency exchange marketplace, which is headquartered in Dublin, also just appointed Nils Andén (former CMO of Unibet Group PLC’s) as the company’s … Continue reading

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Startup jobs of the week: Work for Find A Venue or join a secret startup as CMO

New year, new job? Join one of Europe’s hottest startups out there and be prepared for an exciting journey! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, make sure to check out our job board. Below we’ll introduce you … Continue reading

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Travel tech: Dublin-based Boxever raises additional $12M to continue global expansion

Boxever, a leading European provider of data science and omni-channel personalization solutions for airlines and travel companies, announced today that it has closed a Series B round of funding. The fresh capital follows a successful period for Boxever, which saw the … Continue reading

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7 Irish startups to look out for in 2016

While the Web Summit is leaving Dublin for Lisbon, Ireland and its capital are still a great place for young companies to start. As in the previous years, we started 2016 with some research and the goal to create a list … Continue reading

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Dublin-based healthcare marketplace WhatClinic acquires Toothpick.com

One of Europe’s leading healthcare comparison sites, WhatClinic.com, today announced its strategic acquisition of UK dental booking site Toothpick.com. The move will introduce the simplistic booking of Toothpick’s software to more than 11,000 UK dental clinics listed on WhatClinic.com – … Continue reading

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