Earlier this month, Trend magazine announced Austria’s Best Startups of the Year. Not to our surprise, our portfolio company TourRadar was selected in 1st place. A big congrats to TourRadar and their entire team! Earlier this year TourRadar raised the single largest investment round in Austria by closing a $50m Series C round led by TCV. Launched in 2010, TourRadar is the world’s largest online travel agency for multi-day tours with more than 25,000 tours in 200 countries on its platform. The Company is based in Vienna (Austria) with service centers in Brisbane and Toronto and continues its exponential growth globally.
3TS Tech Lounge Budapest
Investors, entrepreneurs and other key stakeholders of the Hungarian ecosystem were with us at our most recent 3TS Tech Lounge event held in Budapest las month. The highlight of the evening was the insightful and entertaining speech by Tresorit’s CEO Istvan Lam who talked about Tresorit’s growth, industry trends in cloud based secure collaboration tools market and Company’s future plans. The Tech Lounge, initiated by 3TS, is an informal networking event where participants exchange invaluable experiences in a friendly, casual and yet exclusive environment. We thank our co-hosts Portfolion and Tresorit for their support and look forward to seeing you at our next Tech Lounge event in Warsaw on January 16th 2019!
Smartdreamers Hosts 1st Client Meet Up
November issue of New Money, a Romanian magazine focusing on business and finance sectors in Romania, featured an interview with Marius Ghenea. In his interview, Marius shared his views about the developments in the entrepreneurship ecosystem in Romania and talked about how younger generation is choosing entrepreneurship as a new path. Known for being one of the “dragons” in the Romanian version of the TV Show “Dragon’s Den” and for writing the first Romanian book of “Entrepreneurship”, Marius is also a serial entrepreneur and business angel with successful investments in CEE. In 2015, Marius joined the 3TS Capital Partners team and he manages today the Catalyst Romania fund which has 10 portfolio companies such as Smartdreamers, Elefant.ro and 123 Form Builder. Marius’ full interview, in Romanian, can be found here.