Eze Vidra quit his position as investment partner in Google Ventures, just a couple of weeks after the company discontinued its investment arm in and for Europe. It must be noted that Mr. Vidra, who launched Google Shopping in Spain and other commerce products in a number of European markets, had established Google Campus in London. At the same time […]
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The Greek startup companies Laros and Yodiwo are among the 15 totally scaleups and new potential EU Unicorns (startups with valuation of more than 1 billion dollars) that are selected to present their self’s at the European Innovation Day (EID) that will take place in Mountain View on September 21st, 2015 and is part of the […]
Google Ventures has made their first European investment outside of the UK since they set up a European arm in July 2014, leading a $6 million round in Stockholm, Sweden-based VR gaming Resolution Games.
Editas Medicine, a leading genome editing company, raised $120 million in a highly oversubscribed Series B private financing. It is noted that Editas is translating the promise of CRISPR/Cas9 technology into a new class of transformative genomic medicines to treat a broad range of diseases by enabling precise and corrective molecular modifications to treat disease […]