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Notion closes $140m third venture fund, launches $80m opportunities fund and announces two new partners

Today we are announcing some very exciting news for Notion…

A final close of Notion Capital III LP, our third early-stage venture fund, at $140m (£107m) – together with a first close of a new $80m … Read More

Triptease, the rocket driving the Direct Booking Movement: from Hypothesis to £1bn Hotel Bookings

We just announced our latest investment in Triptease which is a $9 million Series B round. This blog has been a long time coming as like a paranoid and jealous lover, I’ve mostly kept Triptease to myself.

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The world wants to be healthier and more mobile

I’m thrilled to announce Notion’s investment in Glofox.

Glofox are a Dublin based start-up building a platform to enable gym and studio owners to manage their business more effectively. The product covers member management, class scheduling, … Read More

Employee knowledge creation and sharing for a fast-changing and demanding global workforce

At Notion we invest in the entrepreneurs and companies disrupting and modernising massive markets and complex business problems. One market that has seen little innovation to-date is the learning and development space, not just in it’s traditional (dare … Read More

Building multilingual understanding between companies and their customers

My starting point for any investment is simple, is this a problem worth solving? Well imagine a world where language differences were no longer a barrier to globalized commerce, because that’s the promise of Unbabel.

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Disrupting and democratising the recurring payments market

At Notion we are great believers in disrupting and democratising massive markets that have long been neglected by ongoing technological innovation. Over the years we have invested in companies taking markets by storm such as procure-to-pay (Tradeshift), cross border payments … Read More

Workable: Empowering small businesses globally to compete for talent

We are delighted to announce our participation in Workable’s Series B funding round. The company raised $27M in this round (and a total of $34.5M), which will be used to fuel their impressive growth as they vie to become the … Read More

MOVE Guides making strides in its disruption of the talent mobility industry

In December last year, I wrote a blog post about how excited I was for Notion to be making a seed investment in MOVE Guides. Less than a year later the company is announcing an $8.2m Series A round led … Read More

The Wercker Story; Continuous Software Delivery in the cloud

We’re pleased to announce this week our investment in wercker. wercker is a cloud-based continuous delivery platform. A platform that helps developers and development teams reduce risk and eliminate waste by testing and deploying their code more often. A simple … Read More

Social Advertising: Our investment in Glow

Yesterday we announced our Series A investment in Glow Digital Media. Glow enable some of the worlds largest advertisers to execute social advertising at scale. We completed the round with White Star Capital and existing investors Project A and Avonmore Developments. The … Read More

IOCS: Enabling TRUE e-commerce

Electronic Commerce is changing the world. It varies by country but typically makes up around 10% of retail decisions and is growing at around 18% pa compared to 1-2% pa for conventional ‘bricks and mortar’ retail. However … Read More

Mojn – this time it’s personal

We all like the personal touch. We like to go into our favourite shop or restaurant and be recognised, welcomed and treated like an individual.Read More