Tag: Investment

Early Game Ventures invests in cloud technology developed by Bunnyshell

Early Game Ventures (earlygame.vc) announces a financing round worth 750,000 Euros in Bunnyshell, a Romanian startup that develops technologies for cloud infrastructure management. A Romanian business angel also participated in the investment while the law firm DLA Piper Dinu provided the legal assistance of the transaction. Boanță, Gîdei, and Asociaţii S.C.A represented the startup. “Today,…

BookVitals raises €475,000 — Early Game Ventures led the round

Bucharest, July 26, 2019 BookVitals (www.bookvitals.com), the application dedicated to non-fiction literature readers, received an investment of 475,000 euro. Early Game Ventures led the round with the participation of a group of angel investors. The law firm DLA Piper Dinu provided the legal assistance of the transaction. BookVitals proposes a generous idea: remember what you…

Why we invested in Watto

Future of transportation Early Game Ventures invested in Watto, the company building a network of ultra-fast charging stations for electric vehicles in Central and Southern Europe. We plan to follow up on our investment and grow Watto into a technological backbone of the new electro-mobility industry — a perfect illustration of our Infrastructure for innovation thesis. What we see now happening…

10 startup predictions for 2019 in Romania

An early-stage investor’s perspective on what will happen on the tech stage in Romania this year Several factors are working together towards creating a favorable context for launching a startup in Romania. Firstly, is the recent abundance of VC and PE money: four funds launched in ‘17 and ‘18 and another one or two are…

What is “Quality of revenue”

Not all revenue is good (enough) revenue I start today a series of articles trying to elaborate on concepts that are less understood in the local market. Examples of such concepts are “quality of revenue”, “venture returns”, “vested interests”. Hope this will help founders be better prepared to close their rounds and investors better assess their…

Gut feeling

On risks versus uncertainty I’ve been on a panel recently and the moderator asked about how we assess risks when making an investment decision. Some of the other VCs in the panel gave technical explanations, talked about valuations and investment criteria. Of course, they were right. But I also think it’s about gut feeling. Matt…