About us

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EU-Startups.com is the leading online publication with a focus on startups in Europe. The website was founded in October of 2010.

We write about internet and tech startups out of Europe and provide our readers with data-driven analysis, interviews and startup-related news. In addition to our focus on young technology companies, we also publish other kinds of news out of the tech-space that has a commercial or cultural impact on startups in Europe.

Each month, EU-Startups.com reaches an audience of more than 90,000 startup-interested and tech savvy people from across Europe. More info about our audience and regarding advertising options can be found here.

Vision/Mission: Our vision is to connect the European startup scene and to encourage entrepreneurship within Europe.

The Core Team & Management

Thomas_Ohr-EU-StartupsThomas Ohr is the “Editor in Chief” of EU-Startups and founded the publication in October of 2010. He is excited about Europe’s future, passionate about new business ideas and lives in Barcelona. Before running EU-Startups (Menlo Media) as a business, Thomas worked in the German media industry. Till December of 2015 he served as Senior Brand Manager at one of Germany’s biggest magazine publishers. If you have a newsworthy tip or want EU-Startups to report about your company, just contact him at Thomas@EU-Startups.com.

Pablo-HernandezPablo Hernández is the Chief Operating Officer (COO) of EU-Startups. Before joining the team, he worked as project manager in some European projects ran by international organisations like AEGEE and CJE. His academic background is linked to law which he studied in Spain and Greece. You can contact him at Pablo@EU-Startups.com.

Mary-LoritzMary Katherine Loritz is the Head of Content at EU-Startups.com. She is an experienced journalist and researcher covering tech and business topics – previously for tech.eu. Mary started her career working for NGOs in the US as a reporter, editor, researcher, organizer, and entrepreneur. You can contact her at Mary@EU-Startups.com

Contributing Writers

Peter Kovacs EU-StartupsPeter Kovacs is the Co-Founder of Global Startup Awards, xLabs and IseeQ. He contributes to EU-Startups with founder interviews and stories, mostly from the CEE region.

Hannah NeuburgerHannah Neuburger is a Design Management & Strategy specialist with a background in Interior & Product Design. Hannah changed her path in 2017 to launch her first App and to enter into the startup scene in Barcelona.

Alessandro RavanettiAlessandro Ravanetti is an Italian entrepreneur and a co-founder of Difitek. He is passionate about Fintech, startups & innovation. You can find Alessandro on Twitter at @aleravanetti.

Bojana TrajkovskaBojana Trajkovska is a startup enthusiast from the Balkan region. Currently exploring the entrepreneurial community in Italy. She is a passionate reader and traveller.

Pavel CurdaiPavel Curda helps top young companies from the CEE region to get funded. He works with crowdfunding platforms, business angels, and VCs. Pavel (@pavelcurda) is a passionate traveller, storyteller and writer.

Reinaldo Ferreira EU-StartupsReinaldo Ferreira is the CEO of TakeaCity.com – a global project in the travel space. He lives in Porto and writes about Portuguese startups and related topics.

Previous writers include Ieva TreijaMevish AslamMarko Srsan, Andrius Neviera, Benoit Curdy, Stefano Bernardi, Mark Nessfield, Luca Mayer and Tony Fernandez. You’d like to join our team of contributing writers? Please contact us.

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Contact Info

Menlo-Media-logoMenlo Media S.L.
Thomas Ohr, Thomas@EU-Startups.com
Sant Antoni Maria Claret 182, E-1
08025 Barcelona, Spain