Tag Archives: Hinrichs

Orderbird win “enable2start” competition

8 Feb

  50.000 EUR for startup Orderbird Each year the Financial Times Germany (FTD) brings together a jury of business VIPs (this year among them Lars Hinrichs, founder of Xing and head of the incubator hackFwd) to cast their vote on several young and promising companies (not all of them internet based business models, actually most [...]

myTaxi raises €10 million

23 Jan

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  myTaxi raises €10 million from car2go and Hinrichs myTaxi, a German Taxiapp similar to uber in the states, has just received a big financing round: car2go, a subsidiary of Daimler, and Xing founder Lars Hinrichs invested alongside previous investors T-Venture (Telekom) and KfW. Car2go now owns 15% of mytaxi. myTaxi claims to be Europe’s [...]