Thermondo, German market leader for heating retrofitting in detached and semi-detached houses and Climate-KIC Accelerator Alumnus, has secured €23.5 million from the existing shareholders in a C series.
Nordcloud, a Finnish-based cloud services company, has raised EUR 2.5 million in form of a junior loan from LocalTapiola Mutual Insurance Company. The former EIT Digital Accelerator supported company will use the funds to further accelerate their rapid international growth in Europe.
As part of its Accelerator activities, EIT Health provides “one-off” funding of up to 50.000 € for emerging companies and small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) to develop new products and services for areas of interest to EIT Health and its members. The purpose of the funding is to accelerate market entry and create new economic activity.
The EIT is looking to recruit two new members of staff to join its headquarters in Budapest, Hungary. The deadline for application for both posts is 6 July 2016 (12:00 Budapest time). The two posts are:
The European Institute of Innovation & Technology (EIT) is an independent body of the European Union set up in 2008 to spur innovation and entrepreneurship across Europe. The EIT brings together leading higher education institutions, research labs and companies to form dynamic cross-border partnerships – Knowledge and Innovation Communities - that develop innovative products and services, start new companies, and train a new generation of entrepreneurs. The innovation communities are also tasked with overcoming some of the greatest challenges our society faces, including climate change, the use of raw materials, energy and active ageing. How do the innovation communities do this? See their own pages at the 'EIT Community' link above to find out more.