Akiden Supports Crokeo Startup’s Development

Akiden is proud to announce its collaboration with the start up Crokeo! This young Swiss company is an ecological delivery service for healthy, tailor-made kibbles for dogs and cats at home in French-speaking Switzerland. Launched just over a year ago by two talented entrepreneurs, Crokeo joined the Akiden Ventures accelerator to benefit from the skills of its Growth Squad as part of its expansion. Read more

A platform to simplify the daily life of parents: Akiden launches 1,2,3 kiD!

1,2,3 kiD is a project incubated within Akiden Ventures since its conception. The idea originates from the observation of 3 parents: conciling an easy-going daily life while preparing one’s children for the future is almost an impossible job. Deciding to tackle this issue to find solutions for their own kids, the founders decided to make it a platform for exchange and sharing in order to benefit all other parents. From that step, the 1,2,3 kiD project was born… Read more

Akiden Ventures launches PEAK, its own digital agency

Peak is a digital agency whose objective is to democratize the techniques that have helped accelerate successful startups. Created with the aim of transmitting the knowledge and methods developed, tested and perfected by Akiden Ventures, Peak now offers marketing services based on an in-depth analysis of its clients’ data and stands out from traditional digital agencies by developing services based on a detailed analysis of the various levers to improve the profitability of a given business. Read more

hosco Closes Series A Round, reaching 7 Million CHF total to Support Growth and Expansion

Hosco, the world’s leading hospitality network, closed its Series A round, bringing investments in the Geneva-based start-up to 7 million CHF. Funding comes from multiple sources, such as existing shareholders, new business angels, and venture capital firms from London and Barcelona.

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Akiden Ventures invests in batmaid

Akiden Ventures invests in batmaid, the home cleaner booking platform, with the aim of accelerating growth in 2017 and a leadership position in the medium term.

Casting : Akiden is looking for future associates/CEOs for new ventures

In order to develop new ventures within a medium-term framework, Akiden is looking for candidates with a passion for digital technology and entrepreneurship.

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Casting: Akiden is looking for an experienced Growth Hacker to complete its Squad

Open Position

Akiden Ventures is looking for a Growth Hacker. Passionate about the digital market and statistics, your role will include developing alternative growth levers, as well as optimising websites, applications, the CRM of the different startups guided by Akiden, in an empirical manner, to maximise acquisition, conversion and loyalty. In short, you are in charge of boosting the supported startups.

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Casting: Akiden is looking for an SEO Guru to complete its Squad

Open position

Akiden Ventures is looking for an SEO Guru. Your goal will be to push forward the Startups in which Akiden invests with a Growth Hacker approach: testing, constantly seeking to improve results month after month. You will work on few projects, but in depth. Through R & D that you perform to advance the project, your level will grow at the same rhythm as the Startups. As a member of the Akiden Ventures Squad, you will be involved in the projects in which Akiden invests.

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Launch of Akiden Ventures

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Hosco extends to Dubai

May 2016

After the Geneva office, then one in Barcelona, Hosco is now opening an office in Dubai. With this, Hosco makes its move towards the Middle East market in which hospitality is showing very strong growth.