MARK appoints new head of investor relations
Markus Meijer, founder and CEO of European real estate investment manager MARK has said having the right people during this time of ‘market flux’ will help it take advantage of opportunities.
Peakside picks Quantrefy for ESG optimisation in the portfolio
Peakside Capital Advisors is now using the innovative software solution developed by Quantrefy for optimising the ESG performance in its portfolio as part of the manage-to-green strategy.
Proptech Immo raises record €69m Series B funding
Immo, the tech-driven residential investment platform, has closed a $75 mln (€69 mln) Series B equity funding.
INTERVIEW: Pi Labs bets on transition to flexible offices
Pi Labs founder and CEO Faisal Butt explains how the proptech VC firm is riding the latest megatrends to make smart investments – and exits.
Charting proptech’s successes, against the odds
The New York edition of Propel by MIPIM, the new name for the conference previously known as MIPIM Proptech, moved fully online in December 2020 in response to the challenges posed by the global health crisis.
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.
Delphis adopts Wattsense IoT solution to boost offering
Delphis Group, a technical and commercial proptech specialising in air-conditioning, refrigeration, maintenance, energy management, and automation services, has adopted the Wattsense IoT solution to make its systems more efficient.
Siemens technology helps Hallé venue win three RIBA awards
Hallé St Peter’s, the historic rehearsal venue of the UK's Hallé orchestra, has scooped a top architecture award for sustainability, after implementing property technology from Siemens.
Amro Partners invests in loan provider Proportunity
Amro Partners has invested in Proportunity, the equity loan provider enabling buyers to purchase homes with a 5% deposit, as part of their Series A funding round.
Casavo launches in Spain with Barcelona office
Milan-based proptech firm Casavo has announced that it is opening an office in Barcelona to launch its Spanish operations with an investment plan of over €100 mln over the next 24 months.
Drooms supports the sale of a European logistics portfolio
Drooms, the virtual data rooms provider, has supported the sale of a pan-European logistic portfolio.