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

SaaS East Coast VC firms

34 SaaS-Focused East Coast VC Firms To Keep On Your Radar

Coke and Pepsi. Gates and Jobs. Marvel and DC. In terms of rivalries, the East Coast / West Coast dichotomy is up there with the greats. Whilst promising companies can spring up anywhere, it’s generally assumed that to scale successfully, a coastal presence is required. The siren call of Silicon Valley is undeniable, but with…

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Attendees SaaStock LatAm

10 amazing attendees you should meet at SaaStock LatAm

As we pack our bags and gear up for next week’s SaaStock LatAm (our first conference on the continent), we wanted to tell you about ten attendees you should take time to meet. They are part of an exceptional group of SaaS founders, executives and investors that we are bringing together. While listening to the…

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What do growth investors look for?

On the latest episode of the SaaS Revolution Show, we take you back to the SaaStock18 stage for a panel discussion on what growth investors look for. Jos White, General Partner at Notion Capital, moderates the panel featuring Nicola McClafferty, Investment Director at Draper Esprit, Michael Brown, General Partner at Battery Ventures, and Tom Mendoza,…

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Who are Asia’s SaaS VCs?

After singling out 38 brilliant SaaS stars, we had a suspicion we were going to find some notable fuelers of growth. After all, the mighty SoftBank and Tencent both come from the region. Below is a list of what we found, using the same search filter logic – countries within 3-4 hour flight from Hong Kong: Singapore, Southern China, Japan, Malaysia, Taiwan, South Korea, the Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, and Indonesia.

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18 investors fueling Latin America’s SaaS superstars

As we showed you in the list of SaaS companies coming out of Latin America, the region has no shortage of SaaS superstars. How did this come about, though? What are the ingredients required to help foster such an ecosystem? A healthy availability of capital is one. There is no shortace of SaaS investors in…

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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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