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Speedinvest turns 10 🎉

Speedinvest News
Issue #9 • View online
Speedinvest News
In 2011, Steve Jobs walked off stage for the last time, Netflix fumbled its initial pivot from DVDs to streaming, social media was a fresh force for good in politics, Google+ was ready to take on Facebook (hehe)… and Speedinvest was born in Vienna.
Wow, have things changed!
Austria’s startup ecosystem is now on fire. Specialization is the future of VC in Europe. And early-stage funding cycles continue to evolve. Through all the changes, we’ve managed to survive and thrive… together! But it’s only our relationships with YOU - our founders, friends and partners - that have made this crazy ride possible.
What’s next? Keep reading… and let’s keep kicking a$$!

Austria’s first unicorns hint at a bright future for startups
Specialization is becoming the key to VC
The new early-stage funding cycle
Portfolio News
Bitpanda triples valuation in five months to $4.1 billion
Adverity closes $120 million to continue targeting post-cookie data
CoachHub secures $80 million to democratize coaching
ShopUp raises $75 million in Bangladesh’s largest funding
New Investments
Tulipshare is turning investors into changemakers
From our Blog
Building Your First Growth Model
Partner Events
21 September, 15:00 CEST
Everything about why you should work with corporates by Female Founders
Careers in Tech
Portfolio & Speedinvest Jobs Board
Spotlight Open Positions
See you next month!
Speedinvest is one of Europe’s most active early-stage investors, with more than €500m+ AUM and offices in Berlin, London, Munich, Paris, Vienna and San Francisco. Our focused investment teams partner with founders building Consumer Tech, Deep Tech, Digital Health, Fintech, Industrial Tech, Marketplaces, and SaaS startups. 
Each of our portfolio companies also has full access to our in-house Platform+ team of operational experts who provide tailored growth marketing, people (HR), US business development, and networking support throughout every stage of their journeys.
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