Seedmatch und Seedrs – Signalwirkung des Personalkarussells

Crowdfunding-PlattformenIn der letzten und in dieser Woche drehte sich auf „C-Level“ sowohl bei Deutschlands Crowdfunding-Pionier Seedmatch als auch beim britischen Qualitätsführer Seedrs das Personalkarussell. Während bei den deutschen Plattformen das Sentiment aktuell nicht das beste ist, erfolgt bei den Kollegen im UK der Personalwechsel aus einer Situation der relativen Stärke heraus. Continue reading

Interview with Kirsty Ranger – CEO and founder of IdeaSquares (a crowdfunding support company)

ideasquaresKirsty Ranger is CEO and founder of IdeaSquares. IdeaSquares began their journey fundraising on Seedrs as a platform to crowdsource feedback for business ideas. After multiple requests from users to support them with crowdfunding as successfully as they did, IdeaSquares decided to pivot into crowdfunding support and the rest is history. IdeaSquares has now supported clients in raising millions of pounds/Euros on Europe’s leading equity crowdfunding platforms, Seedrs and Crowdcube. Continue reading

Interview with Gert-Jan van Wijk about the crowdfunding for listnride on Seedrs

Klaus-Martin Meyer: Gert-Jan, you are the Managing Director of List and Ride GmbH in Berlin. Would you please introduce yourself and your company to our readers?

Gert-Jan van Wijk: I am Dutchman that moved to Berlin on 2010 to pursue my career in the online classifieds space. After a few years of building up great teams for different employers, I wanted to start a business for myself, which had to do more with my passion for cycling and the experiences I have gathered in my professional career. During my executive MBA studies in Mannheim in 2012-2013 I met Johannes Stuhler, with whom I have founded listnride.com later in 2015. Continue reading