Hi, and I hope you’re doing well!
Here are some news articles and tweets I have been reading the last week. I hope you find some relevant stories! If not, send me your links and ideas.
NB. I have had a long vacation in Thailand and that’s the reason it has been a little quiet. Now it is full steam ahead again, also regarding this newsletter 🙂
The 32 Most Active Angel Investors For Indian Startups — inc42.com
We have collated the list of top angel investors for Indian startups. If you are a startup and looking to raise funding, do check it out.
The year 2021 was a record-breaking one for African tech startups, with 564 companies securing over US$2 billion worth of investment.For the seventh consecutive year, Disrupt Africa is releasing data on the tech investment ecosystem across Africa, contained in the African Tech Startups Funding Report 2021…
Early Stage VC 8i Ventures To Mark First Close Of Fund II By April 2022 — inc42.com
8i ventures, operated by GaragePrenuers Internet, will mark the first close of the second fund by April 2022.
Why DeepMind co-founder Mustafa Suleyman has quit Google to become a VC — www.cnbc.com
DeepMind co-founder Mustafa Suleyman surprised many of his followers last week when he announced he’s leaving Google to become a venture capitalist.
Deal of the week; CybExer Technologies
Estonian startup scoops €5 million to combat growth in sophisticated cyber attacks – Tech.eu — tech.eu
Estonia-based cyber range company CybExer Technologies has raised a €5 million funding to expand global operations and tackle global cyber security skills gap
US-based Egyptian fintech MoneyHash has raised $3 million in pre-Seed funding, led by UAE venture capital firm COTU Ventures, with…
Okanagan’s angel investor program spreads wings across Western Canada | News | kelownadailycourier.ca — www.kelownadailycourier.ca
Six entrepreneurs will compete for a $150,000 investment boost at the fourth annual OKGN Angel Summit on March 16.
This week’s tweets
[Behind the Project]— Numbers Protocol (@numbersprotocol) February 12, 2022
We went live with our Angel investor @philchen913 to talk about the evolution of the internet, #Web3, and how Numbers is shaping the Metaverse 💫
Read our overview of the chat on our blog:https://t.co/4BYkYPZfsv
Angel investing is vital to help build the next generation of high growth companies. Forbes shares a guide to getting started, highlighting the opportunity for successful entrepreneurs to support emerging businesses.https://t.co/skQYJNAlpW #angelinvesting— Equity Gap (@GapEquity) February 15, 2022
Please join us for a virtual Demo Day for the 2021 class of the Techstars Sustainability Accelerator in Partnership with The Nature Conservancy on December 9th at 12pm ET. Hear from the ten climatetech companies that are focused on building a world where people and nature can thrive together. Learn more and register here.
Personal Milestone; SPAS Estonia
I have taken a position in SPAS Estonia. It is a unique, innovative product with no need for annual checks and fast activation time – less than 3 seconds.
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