Last month, Neighbourly – one of our Beacon Capital portfolio companies – announced that Bristol-based OVO Energy is the latest business to join the platform. The energy company will now use Neighbourly to facilitate its contributions to community causes, and manage corporate volunteering among its 750-strong workforce in the UK’s South West.
Forbes contributer Monty Munford has recently published an opinion article about e-commerce now focusing on customer experience rather than on the retailer. He believes e-commerce has dramatically changed for the better over the past 15 years and now it’s time to focus on the customer. Today, the technology aspect of e-commerce is no longer a […]
Angel Lab portfolio company, Shopa, has secured an $11 million Series A in new funding from existing investors Octopus Investments and Notion Capital.
Fintech is the application of technology in financial services to create disruptive business models and inclusive products. Innovation in any sector creates winners and losers, and fintech will be no different.
Since 2012 we have invested in 27 start-ups and the valuation of those start-ups grew to £125m as of October 2014, an increase of 2.5 times. The portfolio includes one of Europe’s fastest growing Fintech businesses, an Adtech start-up that raised Series A follow-on funding in record time, a global award-winning leader in talent mobility […]
Angel Lab portfolio company, MOVE Guides, has announced its successful Series A fundraise:
“We are very excited to announce our $8.2 million Series A funding round led by leading Silicon Valley venture capital fund New Enterprise Associates (NEA), with participation from existing investor Notion Capital.
We are delighted to start the week with some excellent news from MOVE Guides, one of AngelLab’s portfolio companies. The team has been extremely busy these last few months, and we are delighted that they have won not one, but two awards at the EMEA Expatriate Management & Mobility Awards in London. Please see below […]