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Munich based AlfaDocs, Provider of The Leading Cloud-based (SaaS) Practise Management System For Dentists, to Bring Italian Success Story to Germany.

In Italy, AlfaDocs is already the clear market leader in the area of cloud-based practice management systems (PMS) for dentists. Now the Munich-based startup will also launch in its domestic German market: Starting September 14, patients will be able to book their dental appointments online with AlfaDocs […]

Munich, March 26th, 2019
Seed rounds have become a prevalent step in funding early stage companies. A new pedigree of European VC funds has emerged. They use phrases like”Seed VC”, “Startup VC” in their tag line and invest between €0.5M – €1.5M in a startups’ first institutional funding event. At the same time the established league of Series A, B and C funds have raised the KPI bar for SaaS companies. […]

Contentful Announces $33.5 Million in Series D Funding to Deliver Content Infrastructure for the Modern Technology Stack December 5, 2018 SAN FRANCISCO & BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Contentful, the leading content infrastructure for digital teams, today announced $33.5 million in Series D equity funding. Led by Sapphire Ventures, with participation from OMERS Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, and existing backers

Loyalty Prime Intensifies Its International Growth By Loyalty Prime, December 29th, 2018   The Loyalty Prime Group, a leading provider of SaaS-based loyalty platforms, has completed another seven-figure funding round. The investors are Bayerische Beteiligungsgesellschaft (BayBG), which is a new investor in the company, and the existing consortium of investors – including Senovo, UVC Partners […]

German HR software company Softgarden sells to Investcorp By Andrii Degeler, September 5th, 2018   Berlin-founded HR platform company Softgarden has been acquired by Investcorp, an investment fund headquartered in Bahrain, for an undisclosed amount. This is the fourth deal from Investcorp’s fourth Technology Fund. Softgarden’s main product is an applicant tracking system (ATS), which […]

A nice article about two experienced founders, who I met first time in 2012, just when they started to kick of riskmethods. Indeed, like mentioned in the article, “klassische Start-upler sind Schwarz, 41 Jahre, und Zimmer, 46 Jahre, laengst nicht mehr“, but that made the whole story particulaly interesting to me as a mentor and […]

Berlin-based Contentful​ ​raises​ ​$28 million​ ​to​ ​help more​ ​digital​ ​teams​ ​ship​ ​content​ ​faster By  Thomas Ohr, December 4, 2017   Contentful, the content infrastructure startup, today announced it secured $28 million in Series C financing. Led by General Catalyst Partners, with participation from existing investors Benchmark Capital, Balderton Capital, and Point Nine Capital, the round […]

Propertybase Acquired by Boston Logic To Expand Client Offerings Munich, Boston,  June 8, 2017, 8:05 Munich-based Propertybase GmbH, a leading software-as-a-service (SaaS) provider for CRM and marketing for the real-estate industry, has been acquired by US firm Boston Logic, the two companies announced today. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Propertybase offers an […]