Lakestar Insights


12 Aug 2022
30 min read

Product-led companies from both sides of the board room

Soaked by Slush Episode 10 with Christian Reber and Stephen Nundy

01 Aug 2022
1 min read

Europe's top 10 'unicorn universities' 2022

Sifted has taken a look at the universities that count European unicorn founders as alumni, compiling a list of Europe’s top unicorn universities.

28 Jul 2022
1 min read

London Stock Exchange launches UK Capital Markets Industry Taskforce

The Taskforce includes Klaus Hommels as inaugural member

30 Jun 2022
1 min read

Sifted published their report 'Europe’s rising 100'

Congratulations to Pitch for being on top of the list, as well as Yapily, Isar Aerospace, Terra Quantum AG and Scoutbee for being amongst the rising 100!

16 Jun 2022
2 min read

On the panel at the Investing in Space Summit

Stephen Nundy shared his views on investing in the space economy

15 Jun 2022
2 min read

Klaus Hommels assumes role of Invest Europe Chair

It’s our pleasure to share that Lakestar’s founder and Chairman Dr. Klaus Hommels has assumed the role of Invest Europe Chair for 2022-2023.

06 Jun 2022
10 min read

The UK Financing Gap

The UK is one of the world’s leading economies, but is now at risk of falling behind.

09 May 2022
60 min read

Invest Europe published its report "Investing in Europe: Private Equity Activity 2021"

Invest Europe is the association representing Europe’s private equity, venture capital and infrastructure sectors, as well as their investors.

19 Apr 2022
1 min read

Forbes has announced its 2022 Midas List: Top Tech Investors

As the top continental European listed, it’s wonderful to see Lakestar’s leading role in the continent’s VC ecosystem.

15 Feb 2022
5 min read

Blazing a trail

Oliver Heimes and Stephen Nundy consider the forces shaping the healthcare and software markets.

08 Feb 2022
2 min read

Lakestar announces senior hires and promotions across its team

Lakestar further cements its strong positioning at the heart of the European Tech ecosystem.

03 Feb 2022
5 min read

The importance of Europe in the captable of today’s and tomorrow’s companies

Klaus Hommels and Matteo Renzi discuss how politics can help Europe achieve tech sovereignty