Upvest, a Berlin-based company offering the Investment API to businesses, has secured an additional €4m funding from ABN AMRO Ventures. Upvest’s Investment API enables any business to offer investment opportunities to anyone.
Following the mission to build a world-class team of dedicated and experienced individuals to lead our company, we added four critical hires to our leadership team last year, including our Chief Product Officer, Til Rochow.
Despite being a challenging year worldwide, 2020 brought great results and growth for Upvest. From moving to a new office to closing a Series A+, our company has come out swinging from every challenge, achieving most of our goals for the period.
The pandemic has taken a toll on mental health around the globe. So this November, Upvest’s team has come together to help fuel game-changing projects in men’s mental health by contributing to an impactful initiative: Movember.
With first hand experience in the matter, the panelists of our past webinar discussed how European companies are scaling in spite of today’s crisis, and gave their advice to startups attempting to build products from scratch.
We’re glad to announce a new talent joining our Finance and Compliance team: Hugo Ma! Born and raised in Germany with a Chinese background, he loves doing bike tours, travelling, and cooking delicious meals.
Today, we’re excited to announce that we’ve raised a €7mn Series A by Notion Capital, Holtzbrinck Ventures, Partech Ventures, and Speedinvest to support us on our mission to build the financial infrastructure of the future.
Upvest GmbH is supported by the Pro FIT-Program of Investitionsbank Berlin with the goal to research and develop a prediction tool for blockchain transaction fees. This project was co-financed by the European Fund for Regional Development (EFRE).