Posts Tagged ‘ Oliver Samwer ’
Thursday, January 19, 2017
Rocket Internet SE, the German investment firm that has struggled with its bets on Indian companies, has raised $1 billion in a new fund to back Internet companies globally. The Rocket Internet Capital Partners fund is Europe’s largest fund focused on the Internet sector, the firm said in a statem...
Delivery Hero Holding GmbH, which runs Delivery Hero, has announced the acquisition of Rocket Internet’s entire global operations of food delivery startup Foodpanda. The acquisition brings together two top food delivery startups based in Germany. After this acquisition, the combined group is expec...
10 December, 2016 |
German e-commerce incubator-cum-investor Rocket Internet has raised $420 million in the first close of its new fund, with Rocket Internet itself is contributing about $ 50 million, to invest in European internet companies, it said Tuesday in an e-mailed presentation. Shareholders in Rocket Internet,...
20 January, 2016 |
Emerging markets-focused incubator and investor in internet ventures Rocket Internet has struck two deals in the Middle East to boost its online food ordering business. The firm, whose food ordering franchise is housed under Foodpanda, a multi-location online food ordering marketplace (which operate...
11 February, 2015 |
German incubator cum investor in consumer internet ventures Rocket Internet AG has filed its prospectus to raise over €750 million ($970 million) through an initial public offering (IPO) on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange before the end of the year. The firm did not give details of the equity dilutio...
10 September, 2014 |
Berlin-based Rocket Internet GmBH, a startup incubator known for cloning in new markets the successful consumer internet startups set up in the US, is focusing more on execution than ideas, according to its co-founder Oliver Samwer. In a ‘rare’ interview with Venture Beat, Samwer also noted that...
1 May, 2013 |