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06 Aug Insights from an Angel Investor

In a recent article published on by Jillian Godsil, Gianni Matera, Partner at Growing Capital, shared some insights from his 2 years experience as Angel Investor: Since 2015, Growing Capital has invested a total of €4.8 million in 14 startups: €2.2 million came from his own...

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26 Jun UCD Startup Stars Pitching 2017

On Friday June 20th,  Gianni Matera, Partner at Growing Capital, attended as one of the judges at the UCD Startup Stars Pitching 2017 Event. Developed by UCD Research and Innovation, the UCD Innovation Academy and UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business School, the UCD Start-up Stars entrepreneurship programme supports UCD undergraduate...

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24 Jun A closer look at Ireland’s startup ecosystem by Frontline Ventures

Our friends at Frontline Ventures have released a really interesting overview of the Irish startup ecosystem, the Europe fastest growing tech community. The report underlines different reason why founders should choose Ireland to set up their startup. We at Growing Capital completely agree with the analysis made by Frontline and are glad...

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31 May Neil Patel recommends CloudWithMe

Neil patel, a marketing veteran, defines CloudWithMe as a Game Changer. And we're pretty sure he is right! We're glad to see that CloudWithMe is growing fast with a near perfect 98% in user satisfaction. CloudWithMe provides an intuitive dashboard to dramatically reduce the complexity in creating and maintaining of...

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26 Apr Bank of Ireland – Startup Awards 2017

Bank of Ireland has announced the shortlist of companies for the Bank of Ireland Startup Awards 2017 national final. Established in 2012, the Startup Awards recognise innovative, successful and aspirational Irish start-up companies who have launched their businesses in the last three years. The initiative recognises...

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29 Mar Growing Capital invests in Flipdish

Flipdish, an Irish startup founded by brothers James and Conor McCarthy in 2015, has secured a seed investment form Growing Capital and Enterprise Ireland. The investment will help accelerate growth in the UK. Flipdish is an all in one white label app and website that helps individual restaurants, multi-store...

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23 Mar Glofox raised 2M in Serie A funding

Glofox, one of the first companies in Growing Capital portfolio, raised 2M in Serie A funding, backed by top VCs firms in the SAAS industry: Notion Capital, Partech Ventures, Tribal VC and Enterprise Ireland. The business was founded in 2013 and has grown to a team of...

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