Category Archives: Switzerland-Startups

Startup jobs of the week: FinanceFox and Beko Käuferportal

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 one of Europe’s hottest startups! For a complete overview of the best startup jobs, … Continue reading

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The 15 hottest European fintech startups in 2015

In the last decade, there were a bunch of really successful fintech companies that started in Europe. Companies like Klarna, Adyen or Transferwise (to name just a few) changed the way we do payments or the way we transfer money … Continue reading

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Equippo, an online marketplace for used heavy equipment, secures seed financing

Equippo, a global online marketplace for used heavy equipment, has closed its first seed financing round with a mid-six-figure sum. The round was led by the venture capital company b-to-v (St. Gallen/Berlin). International angel investors from the b-to-v network were … Continue reading

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Zurich-based travel startup Nezasa raises $800K

Nezasa, ­a one stop shop for fully customizable and personalized travel itineraries that offers clients the ease of booking everything in one place, has just closed an investment round with the support of a family office, business angels and existing investors. The new capital, in excess  of … Continue reading

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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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