Insights articles

Moovit’s contribution to our world

Moovit has more than 200 million users and is adding 1.1 million new users per day. The company has grown five times in just two years and covers multi-modal transit in more than 2,200 cities within more than 80 countries. How did Moovit overcome its growth barriers?

– Annika Sjöberg, NGP Capital

Lessons from both sides of the M&A negotiation table

Ben Jacobs, co-founder and former CEO of Whistle, now Head of Ventures at Mars Petcare, has been on both sides of the M&A negotiation table. Here he shares the story behind Whistle, his pet activity company (acquired by Mars Petcare), along with his best advice for both potential buyers and potential acquisition targets.

– Annika Sjöberg, NGP Capital

10 years and 14 languages later

Babbel recently turned ten years old. We sat down with co-founders Markus Witte and Thomas Holl in Berlin to talk about Babbel ten years from now, what being a learning company means and why building a diverse team is top of mind for the founders.

– Annika Sjöberg, NGP Capital