Each week on the Startup Daily TV show, we discuss to greater than two dozen founders, CEOs, traders and consultants about what’s occurring in tech.
Now you may catch the very best of the present with the weekly podcast, SUDS.
The large native information this week was Mike Cannon-Brookes making a $650 million move on Australia’s biggest energy supplier, AGL, in a marketing campaign to cease the ASX-listed firm’s demerger plan.
In the meantime, a leak from the US Supreme Court docket on a controversial ruling across the nation’s abortion legal guidelines has resulted in widespread protest, however attention-grabbing, massive tech firms are already placing polities in place to help the alternatives ladies need to make about their reproductive rights.
On the present this week, we spoke with Phil Morle from Main Sequence about the hard conversation a VC has to have – telling founders they’ve backed that they received’t be a part of the subsequent funding spherical.
Sticking with enterprise capital, we additionally caught up with Brian Collins from Startupbootcamp, which is elevating $5 million for a brand new fund to again as much as 30 fintechs over the subsequent 3 years with a concentrate on sustainability.
Skedulo founder Matt Fairhurst took us behind the strategy for the company’s $100 million Series C spherical, led by SoftBank.
Do you know that 25% of produce by no means leaves the farm as a result of supermarkets deem it not fairly sufficient. Richard Tourino is seeking to solve this food waste problem with his fruit and veg delivery startup, Good & Fugly, and informed us about the issue.
However the different downside with supply to house is issues get stolen and couriers wrestle with dropping off parcels safely. One Key Entry is seeking to remedy that. After raising $1 million in a pre-Seed round, co-founder Chanel Costabir explains how.
Hearken to SUDS:
Presenters: Simon Thomsen and Eliot Hastie
Producer: Jaxson McLennan