Category Archives: Switzerland-Startups

Lausanne-based BugBuster secures €815k

BugBuster, a startup in the field of smart bug detection for software, has just closed its Series A financing round worth about € 815,000. Investors are a consortium led by BAS (Business Angels Switzerland) with Polytech Ventures, the Hasler Foundation, … Continue reading

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Startup Grind interview with Johannes Reck (GetYourGuide)

Startup Grind, a global startup community designed to educate, inspire, and connect entrepreneurs, recently hosted an interview session with Johannes Reck – the co-founder and CEO of GetYourGuide. The Zurich-based online portal for tours and activities acquired Gidsy (a well-known … Continue reading

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Paper.li secures $2m in a new round of funding

Paper.li, a project of the Lausanne-based startup SmallRivers, has just attracted additional $2 million of new financing. The fresh capital comes from Debioinvestment and Polytech Ventures, along with existing investors, and pushes Paper.li’s total investment to about $7.2 million. The ambitious … Continue reading

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8 exciting news we missed to write about

Every day, there are so many exciting news around European startups out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. Here are 8 links to interesting articles of other publications: 1.Polish EduKoala raises Euro 100K … Continue reading

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Local mobile marketplace Mila raises $3.22M

Today Mila, the location-based mobile community marketplace for tasks and errands, is announcing it has raised $3.22 million from a consortium of private Swiss and German technology investors, including Peter Zencke and Adrian Bult. Mila helps busy people get more of … Continue reading

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Worth reading: Paymill, Delivery Hero, Drivy, GetYourGuide

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Worth reading: HouseTrip, Prague, Deezer, Scurri

There are so many interesting stories out there and unfortunately we don’t have the time to cover all of them. With our section “Worth reading” we provide you (once in a while) with some links to interesting articles of other … Continue reading

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Can I join you at the Grand Startup Tour?

That’s what I asked Bruno today: can I join you? Bruno is based in Porto, Portugal and his dream of benchmarking the Porto startup scene all over Europe is just starting. He calls it the Grand Startup Tour. Bruno took … Continue reading

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Short interview with Arnaud Bertrand (CEO, HouseTrip)

Last Thursday, Housetrip has announced a $17 million Series B funding round led by Balderton Capital. The Lausanne (Switzerland) based startup describes itself as Europe’s leading holiday apartment website. Aside of Balderton Capital, the investor consortium of the current financing … Continue reading

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Merge.rs helps you to sell your company

The Zug (Switzerland) based Merge.rs AG has just launched an independent internet platform for entrepreneurs who want to sell their company. From now on, entrepreneurs can find the ideal advisor or lawyer for a company sale on Merge.rs. The new platform … Continue reading

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