Spanish industrial IoT start-up secures €3m in venture capital
Witrac, a start-up specialising in Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for manufacturing and logistic companies, has secured $3.3 mln (€3 mln) of funding in an investment round led by Goldacre Ventures and Mundi Ventures, firms which also sit on the Spanish start-up’s board.
Proptech Consorto links up with German platform to drive growth
Amsterdam-headquartered proptech platform Consorto has inked a cooperation deal with German commercial real estate site ImmobilienScout24 Gewerbeflächen, as of January 2020.
Architrave appoints new CTO as growth continues
Berlin-based proptech firm Architrave has appointed Martin Rothenberger as its new chief technology office (CTO).
Firestarters – The Establishment: Vanessa Butz CEO and Founder of District Technologies
Vanessa Butz, CEO and Founder of District Technologies, and her diverse team in London, Lisbon and New York are working at the intersection of cities and technology, delivering digital solutions for real estate and corporate clients to connect work communities that people love and enjoy every day.
Editor's Letter: Innovation without barriers
The Editor of our September 2019 issue, Anthony O'Connor, explains how diversity, acceptance and change should go hand-in-hand as the proptech industry evolves.
As women make up less than one in 10 founders in proptech, the entire industry needs to make a concerted effort to encourage, inspire and motivate more diversity of thought to better serve its diverse, global customer base.
Unicorn status is either a great ambition or an over-hyped goal depending on your view. But growing tomorrow’s European proptech success stories to a $1 billion-equivalent valuation will take a more mature European ecosystem of financial capital, skilled people and bags of collaboration.
Proptech’s age-related opportunities are blooming
Here’s what three great agetech/proptech companies are doing to create better living outcomes for our senior citizens.
Allianz launches tenant experience platform in Vienna asset
Allianz Real Estate has announced the launch of the Spaceflow tenant experience platform in The Icon – its prime new development in Vienna.
Venture capital firm Goldacre opens applications for scale-up programme
Goldacre Ventures, a venture capital firm based in London which is part of the Noé Group, said it has opened for applications from around the world for its scale-up programme, RElab.
Commerz Real takes stake in new German co-working platform
Commerz Real has announced that it is taking a stake of 25% in the newly-founded open online platform, Share Your Space.
'Property investing for the people' platform draws €2.1m funding
A proptech start-up which promises to demolish barriers to commercial real estate investing by making it possible for as little as around €1,000, has attracted €2.1 mln in fundraising.
Art-Invest backs Architrave's asset management tech
Art-Invest Real Estate has selected Berlin-based proptech company Architrave for its asset management processes.