George

A recent addition to the team, George moved to Berlin from the UK and is keen to explore all that the startup world has to offer. Still a student back home in England, George studies translation and interpreting in French and German, and plans to bring some of his linguistic skills to our writing team. In his free time, he loves to travel and see new cities, as well as watch and play a lot of sport.

HolodeckVR Raises €3 Million to Scale Its Social VR

Munich-based virtual reality startup HolodeckVR has developed social VR systems. The company uses its own technology, which allows groups of up to 20 people...

Food Delivery Service Deliveroo Receives €515 Million

Food delivery service Deliveroo has received a massive €515M investment in its Series G round, led by tech giants Amazon. The funding represents a...

Travel Activity Platform GetYourGuide Raises €433 Million in Series E

Travel activity platform GetYourGuide has announced its latest funding round – a massive €433 million investment from SoftBank, among others. The online marketplace offers...

Sugar Substitute Startup Xilinat Wins Chivas Venture Award in Amsterdam

A Mexican startup that transforms corn waste into a low-calorie sugar substitute has won the big prize at the Next Web Conference in Amsterdam. AgTech...

Berlin-Based Travel Startup Tourlane Raises Further €42 Million

Berlin-based travel startup Tourlane has raised €42M in a Series C round led by previous investors Sequoia and Spark Capital, just six months after...

FinTech Startup MintCloud Allows Users to Spend Less and Get More

Polish FinTech startup MintCloud is an online and in-app money management platform that helps retailers and customers shop smartly. Their platform lets users...