work in progress
- Health. Recently Maksim Golivkin joined Empower Sleep as co-founder & CTO (previously Uber, Instacart). Pulsetto finished with 2x growth compared to May, and raising more funds. For more deep tech having strong investor interest, check Samphire Neuroscience (recent coverage) and Psylink (interview with Laura here).
- People. Practica Capital welcomes Marija Rucevska as a venture partner for Latvia. Walk15 Steps Wallet Captain will be Jurgis. Melita is now Head of Growth Marketing at Turing College.
- Venture, narrative and media. Pleased to meet FIRSTPICK team, other investors and startups in Vilnius - thank you for the kind invite. Here are a few thoughts on how VCs and angels could approach content + media.
- To some extent, this reflects on VC fundraising challenges and crafting a pitch for LPs. Recent Sifted summary on what is important, along with experiences from Baltic Sandbox and OCC.