The week in Italian startups - Issue #72
Triboo 🇮🇹acquired 69.50% of Adglow Italia, an agency specialized in social & digital advertising and e-commerce.
CDP Venture Capital 🇮🇹announced the launch of the new "Fondo Corporate Partners I", its ninth fund focused on four specific verticals and aimed at involving Italian enterprises in its investments. The four verticals are Industry Tech, Energy Tech, Service Tech, and Infrastructure Tech. The fund raised €180m and aims at a €400m final closing.
The relevance of crowdfunding in Italy
🇮🇹According to research by CrowdfundingBuzz, in 2021 48% (by number) and 21% (by amount raised, ~€56m) of investments up to €8m raised by Italian startups happened through crowdfunding platforms. Pre-seed and seed rounds are happening more and more often thanks to the crowd.
A selection of positions published last week on XJobs
Shopfully is looking for a Junior Data Analyst
Easypol is looking for a Frontend Developer (Angular)
The Data Appeal Company is looking for a Customer Success Specialist
Musixmatch is looking for a Senior Blockchain Engineer
Ipervox is looking for a Marketing Growth Specialist
The XJobs platform is a free portal listing open job positions from the Italian startup ecosystem, managed by CDP Venture Capital. If you desire, you can apply for free and have your job positions posted on the platform by following this link.
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