Hubert Burda Media
New Executive Board composition at Burda
Hubert Burda Media
New Executive Board composition at Burda

With effect of 1 January 2022, Paul-Bernhard Kallen (64) will be relinquishing his post as CEO of Hubert Burda Media to Martin Weiss (54) and concentrating on chairing the Administrative Board. Its members are Hubert Bu…

BurdaPrincipal Investments
Carsome scoops US$170 million funding and becomes Burda’s second unicorn
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Carsome scoops US$170 million funding and becomes Burda’s second unicorn

BurdaPrincipal Investments adds another unicorn to its investment portfolio as the Carsome Group (Carsome), Southeast Asia’s largest integrated car e-commerce platform

BurdaPrincipal Investments
Burda Invests in Sustainable Food Waste Reduction Platform Oddbox
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Burda Invests in Sustainable Food Waste Reduction Platform Oddbox

BurdaPrincipal Investments (BPI), the growth capital arm of media and tech company Hubert Burda Media, has invested in UK-based Oddbox, a platform that is leveraging technology to fight food waste.  

Felmo
Burda invests in German pet health start-up
Felmo
Burda invests in German pet health start-up

Berlin-based pet health start-up, Felmo, has closed another major financing round just six months after their successful Series A – this time raising €15 million.

BurdaInternational
New Management Structure
BurdaInternational
New Management Structure

Tom Bureau, CEO of BurdaInternational, has appointed three new roles with immediate effect to enhance the specialist knowledge and expertise in his Leadership Team.

BurdaPrincipal Investments
Neil Fong joins BurdaPrincipal Investments in Singapore
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Neil Fong joins BurdaPrincipal Investments in Singapore

Since 2016, BurdaPrincipal Investments  has been present in Southeast Asia. As of June 1, 2021, BPI is growing its senior management team in South East Asia with investment expert Neil Fong joining the company.

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Burda invests in French proptech startup Matera
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Burda invests in French proptech startup Matera

Matera announced a 35 million euros Series B funding round led by Mubadala Capital, alongside Bpifrance.  BurdaPrincipal Investments also participated in the round which marks its first investment in France.

BurdaPrincipal Investments
Vinted raises €250 million on its mission to make second-hand fashion first choice
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Vinted raises €250 million on its mission to make second-hand fashion first choice

Vinted, Europe’s largest online C2C platform dedicated to second-hand fashion and a portfolio company of BurdaPrincipal investments, has raised €250 million of new investment in a Series F funding round.

BurdaInternational
Burda Media Polska acquires media business from Edipresse Group in Poland
BurdaInternational
Burda Media Polska acquires media business from Edipresse Group in Poland

Burda Media Polska and the Swiss company Edipresse Group reached an agreement on the sale of Edipresse Polska. Under this, Burda Media Polska will be taking over the Polish subsidiary’s multimedia and digital portfolio.

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Bloom & Wild acquires Bloomon to become Europe’s number 1
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Bloom & Wild acquires Bloomon to become Europe’s number 1

Bloom & Wild, the UK’s market leading online flower and gifting platform, announces that it has acquired the entire share capital of Bloomon, a Netherlands based competitor, for an undisclosed sum.

BurdaInternational
Tom Bureau appointed as CEO of BurdaInternational
BurdaInternational
Tom Bureau appointed as CEO of BurdaInternational

Tom Bureau (52) is appointed as CEO of BurdaInternational which bundles the foreign activities of media and tech company Hubert Burda Media. He takes over responsibilities from Martin Weiss.

BurdaInternational
Burda to invest 55 million euros in Poland's technology & e-commerce sector
BurdaInternational
Burda to invest 55 million euros in Poland's technology & e-commerce sector

BurdaInternational, which bundles the foreign activities of media and tech company Hubert Burda Media, is planning to invest about 55 million euros in Poland.

BurdaPrincipal Investments
Awarded for diversity and inclusion
BurdaPrincipal Investments
Awarded for diversity and inclusion

London-based consultancy Equality Group, which focuses on diversity and inclusion in finance and technology industries, has launched its first inclusion index. BurdaPrincipal Investments appears in the ninth position.

Cliqz
Burda sells search technology with its core team to U.S. browser Brave
Cliqz
Burda sells search technology with its core team to U.S. browser Brave

Hubert Burda Media has placed its search technology Cliqz (now Tailcat) and relevant development team in the U.S. company Brave Software.

BurdaPrincipal Investments
UK online marketplace "Not on the High Street" announces sale to growth investor Great Hill Partners
BurdaPrincipal Investments
UK online marketplace "Not on the High Street" announces sale to growth investor Great Hill Partners

Not on the High Street , the UK’s best-loved curated online marketplace for unique lifestyle products and thoughtful gifts, today announces it has been acquired by growth equity firm Great Hill Partners.

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