Funding & Investment

Advice on raising funds for every stage of the SaaS journey, the best way to spend the investment and keep VC relationships healthy and fruitful

Grey suits are no longer your buyer: the new consumer of SaaS by Draper Esprit

Millennials and digital natives now make the bulk of the workforce and control an ever-larger share of software spend. Those workers come with high user experience expectations built upon the consumer side: they think of their interactions with products such as the iPhone, Uber, Facebook, and Airbnb and transfer those expectations to the technology they use in the enterprise. So what does this mean for SaaS startups today?

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Fueling SaaS rockets: Introducing the Rocket Fuel stage

On the second day of SaaStock, we are transforming the Traction Stage into Rocket Fuel. Devoted to the topic of funding, Rocket Fuel is a one-day track featuring some of Europe’s leading Early Stage VCs who will be delivering tactical keynotes for those SaaS Founders looking to raise Seed or Series A funding rounds.

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17 more VCs landing in Dublin for SaaStock

SaaStock18 is more of everything and the better of everything we have had so far. More attendees, more speakers, more events, more fun and, yes, more investors. If you’re an investor, then this year’s SaaStock will offer you more than any previous event so far. Here are 18 more investors joining us at SaaStock.

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SaaStock’s unique approach to delivering value for Investors

We like to think of SaaStock not just as an events company but as Europe’s foremost embodiment of the global SaaS community. SaaStock showcases best practice and emerging trends of this dynamic and rapidly growing ecosystem. We welcome all groups of SaaS stakeholders: from founders and execs of SaaS startups and scaleups, to SaaS investors of all…

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18 Brilliant VCs Coming to SaaStock 2018

Dubbed as the best conference for SaaS founders and VCs in Europe for a good reason, SaaStock18 is the best we will have to date. This year we have carefully thought about how to deliver even more ROI to investors: hundreds will once again join us. We will have more private meeting spaces than ever…

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Building Billion $ businesses: Tips on scaling to unicorn status

The SaaS Revolution Show is a weekly podcast that brings insights and tactics from leading SaaS entrepreneurs and operators across the world. Hosted by Alex Theuma, the show is brought to you by SaaStock. You can subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Overcast. Next week’s show marks our 100th episode. For the occasion we have prepared a special SaaS revolution…

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East Coast Dreaming: 29 Exciting SaaS Investors

If you sat down looking for the top VCs investing in SaaS in the U.S., you might get the impression that they flock to California. To be fair, this is not an overestimation. However, things are changing. The East Coast is growing up to be a fair competitor to the tech hubs concentrated on the…

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The 30 German funds who ❤️ and SaaS

German businesses undoubtedly have great conditions for funding in recent years. Venture capital companies in the country have doubled their investments in the first half of last year, reaching €2.16B that have been injected in German startups. These positive trends are steadily turning Germany in one of the main contenders for star tech hub status in…

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What SaaS companies can learn from Spotify

The SaaS Revolution Show is a weekly podcast that brings insights and tactics from leading SaaS entrepreneurs and operators across the world. Hosted by Alex Theuma, the show is brought to you by SaaStock. You can subscribe on iTunes, Stitcher, Overcast. When Northzone first made a bet on Spotify in October 2008, the risk was pretty high. Despite…

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The 27 Noteworthy Nordic VC Funds

With VC companies funding businesses in the region for almost 30 years, the Nordics are rich in investment options for promising SaaS companies. We have handpicked 27 venture capital and private equity funds to help you get an idea where funding comes from in the five countries. Listed in alphabetical order, dive and get the…

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