• Gothenburg-based CELLINK secures a €2.5 million EU grant to print human cancer tumors July 16, 2018 3:33 pm
    CELLINK, an innovative 3D Bioprinting startup from Sweden, today announced it receives a €2.5 million EU grant for the development and commercializing of its TumorPrint project. The project aims to develop and commercialize a specific Bioprinting platform including, Bioinks, software and hardware specialized for printing of human cancer tumors. The total project budget is €3.5 million, CELLINK […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • 10 things you probably didn’t know about Richard Branson yet July 16, 2018 12:19 pm
    Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few decades or so, you may have heard of Richard Branson. Sir Richard Charles Nicholas Branson, born 18 July 1950, is a multi billionaire (according to Forbes, Branson’s current estimated net worth is listed at $5.1 billion) who amassed the bulk of his fortune […]
    Mariaclaudia Carella
  • How to write a simple but good business plan for your startup July 16, 2018 9:12 am
    When starting a company, every entrepreneur should develop at least a simple version of a business plan. It often makes sense to start rather basic and then elaborate as you prepare to approach bankers or investors. Remember that business idea you had that ended up in oblivion? Or that other idea that after a few […]
    Bernardo Arnaud
  • Startup Jobs of the Week: Join Helix Technologies, Fineway, Wafer, Holidog or Challengermode July 13, 2018 2:42 pm
    You’re looking for a new adventure? With currently over 560 exciting opportunities, the EU-Startups job board is on its way to become Europe’s leading destination for startup jobs. Quit your boring job now and join a growing startup team somewhere in Europe. As a little appetizer, here are the startup jobs of the week: Helix Technologies is […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • AI Startups from across Europe: Apply now to join the AI Masters Publicis Lion Award (Sponsored) July 12, 2018 12:41 pm
    You are working on a startup offering products and solutions for marketing and eCommerce companies? And you use AI for that? Then we recommend checking out the AI Masters Publicis Lion Award and to accept the challenge! Today, many business ideas are only possible through the use of AI. Instead of just watching, Publicis, the multinational advertising […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • You shouldn’t invest in people and businesses just because you like them – Interview with award-winning business angel Carlos Blanco July 12, 2018 9:32 am
    The award-winning serial entrepreneur and angel investor Carlos Blanco Vazquez is one of the best-known figures in the Spanish startup ecosystem. In over two decades of experience he has left his signature on more than 75 companies. Today, Carlos Blanco is also the Managing Partner and co-founder of Encomenda Smart Capital, a venture capital firm, while […]
    Bojana Trajkovska
  • Seven equity crowdfunding myths dispelled (Sponsored) July 12, 2018 7:29 am
    Many early-stage businesses are now choosing equity crowdfunding to get to the next level. In 2017 alone, 165 deals across the UK and Europe were funded on Seedrs making it the UK’s most active funder of private companies (Beauhurst – The Deal 2017). But there are a few myths that could deter entrepreneurs from recognising it […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • Finnish HealthTech startup Oura Health raises additional €5 million to help more people to sleep better July 12, 2018 6:54 am
    Oura Health, the Finnish health technology startup behind the Oura ring, raised additional €5 million, which moved its total private funding to €12.5 million. The funding round was led by US-based Bold Capital Partners and Finland’s Tesi. The fresh capital will be used to scale US market operations and push the Oura platform forward. Oura Health was founded in 2013 […]
    Thomas Ohr
  • 5 tips to become a great team leader July 11, 2018 12:33 pm
    Being a leader is a role not everyone can take on, it is something that not every individual can take responsibility for, even though, it is quite likely that you will be a leader to a certain scale – at least once in your lifetime. So you better be prepared. People who not only have all the […]
    Hannah Neuburger
  • Energy monitor startup Voltaware secures €2.8 million in a funding round led by BP Ventures July 11, 2018 10:31 am
    London-based EnergyTech startup Voltaware has secured €2.8 million in a funding round led by BP Ventures. About €1.7 million were invested by BP Ventures, while the rest of the fresh capital came First Imagine! Ventures and Contrarian Ventures. Founded in 2014, Voltaware’s innovative energy monitor offers businesses the ability to track their energy demand in detail, down […]
    Thomas Ohr