Because the continent of Europe is terribly fragmented, in more ways than one, and for a host of other reasons, there are few publications that have attempted to cover the European tech industry as a whole, let alone in depth.

To wit, it’s a daunting challenge and the obvious needs of the various ecosystems across the continent are currently met only by local (English-language or not) blogs and news sites, and larger publications that tend to scratch only the surface, focusing mainly on the happenings in major hubs such as London, Berlin, Paris, Helsinki, Stockholm and Tel Aviv.

We feel strongly that the broader European tech scene deserves something more. We believe that there is a clear unmet need for a publication to go both deep and wide and deliver data-driven analysis, news with nuance and context, opinionated but thoughtful commentary, combined with solid research.

We also believe there are certain regions in Europe, primarily (but not only) emerging markets in central and Eastern Europe, that are currently being underreported on. Too many great stories are being left untold, and we think the broader, global tech community would benefit if that weren’t the case. 

Simply put, we’re not satisfied with the coverage of the European tech industry as it stands today, and to scratch our own itch we aim to produce the type of content we would like to read ourselves.

We are a team of writers and entrepreneurs with a knack for quality reporting. We’re devoted to highlighting the innovation that is happening all across Europe, and reporting on the trials and tribulations of its technology industry from a big-picture perspective.

Company Growth (employees)
Type
Private
HQ
Brussels, BE
Founded
2013
Size (employees)
8 (est)-20%
Website
tech.eu
Tech.eu was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Brussels, BE

Tech.eu Office Locations

Tech.eu has an office in Brussels

Tech.eu Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2013

Total Funding

$207 k

Latest funding size

$207 k

Time since last funding

over 3 years

Investors

Tech.eu's latest funding round in April 2014 was reported to be $207 k. In total, Tech.eu has raised $207 k

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Interview with MEP Cora van Nieuwenhuizen: “Competition is pushing fintech startups and big banks together”

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For the second quarter in a row, European tech funding has broken previous records: total funding tracked by Tech.eu for tech startups in Europe, Israel, and Turkey rose to €7.7 billion in Q3 2017, across 865 deals. This is €1 billion more than was raised in Q2 2017, and a 117% increase from the sam…
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