Tag: Venture capitalist

  • Fusion Sport raises $3 million to drive global expansion

    Fusion Sport, a global leader in human performance management software, has raised more than $3 million to expand its global sales and marketing capabilities. The funding round was led by Sydney based venture capital firm Equity Venture Partners (EVP) along with Adrian Di Marco, founder of Technology One, an ASX 150 company. The company has… Read more »

  • Queensland Spacetech Startup raises $19 million to get Satellites into Space

    Leading Queensland Spacetech startup Gilmour Space Technologies has just raised AUD $19 million to ignite its rocket technology to get satellite into Space by 2020. The series B investment round was led by top venture capital firms in Australia including Main Sequence Ventures and Blackbird Ventures which led the previous AUD $5 million series A… Read more »

  • Australian based venture capital firm Airtree invests 2.5 million in an Internet Startup.

    An Australian venture capital firm Airtree, one of the largest venture capital funds in Australia, has just recently announced their 2.5 million seed round investment in a Singaporean based startup Transcelestial Technologies. Airtree has backed some of the most premium startups in the last decade including market leaders such as Canva, Prospa and 90 Seconds. Founded by… Read more »

  • New Zealand a startup ‘Utopia’, but VC’s call for more funding

    Ahhhh New Zealand- known the world over for its unstoppable national rugby team, stunning mountain ranges, beautiful lakes and vistas AND its vibrant startup ecosystem. You heard right. New Zealand’s startup community has, for the better part of two decades, consistently punched well above its weight for a country of its size. Birthing 8 unicorns in… Read more »

  • The Man Who Lost $70 billion and still a Billionaire: Masayoshi Son

    The Man Who Lost $70bn And Is Still A Billionaire: Masayoshi Son “When I lost 99 percent of what I made, I could feel the joy of work again. I actually became happy after losing 99 percent. I could understand the value of money again” said Masayoshi Son, Japan’s richest man and SoftBank’s CEO while… Read more »

  • Put your Boots on and get ready for Bootstrapping!

    Go F^&$ Yourself! ….and by F^&$ I mean fund. Bootstrapping your startup means growing your business with little or no venture capital or outside investment. It means relying on your own savings and revenue to operate and expand. So how do you that you may ask. Simple. Go Fund Yourself! Before you get to that… Read more »

  • Victorian startups raised $750 million over past five years, report says

    A combined total of $750 million has been raised by Victorian startups over the last five years, according to LaunchVic. The report, completed by dandolpartners, examined 510 seed, angel and venture capital raises for 385 Victorian startups and scaleups. The information was gathered from public data sources including Crunchbase, AngelList, media releases, publicised portfolios of… Read more »