Rockaway Capital, a venture capital firm focused on investing and building Internet companies in emerging markets, entered the U.S. market with its first office in San Francisco’s SOMA district. Led by Jakub Havrlant, CEO, the firm has invested $28M in seed stage startups across e-commerce, B2B SaaS, Fintech, and travel/transportation and has additional access to […]

Comprimato, a Brno, Czech Republic-based provider of JPEG2000 GPU-based compression solutions, raised €1m in funding. Backers included existing investors Credo Ventures and Y Soft Venture Capital. The company intends to use the funds to expand both sales as well as the technology. Founded by Jiri Matela, CEO, as a spin off from Prague-based research institute […]