Elkstone’s Portfolio COVID-19 Response Initiatives

Elkstone’s Portfolio COVID-19 Response Initiatives

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Best of luck to all at TES and Trinity SMF

Elkstone has been delighted to support the next generation of entrepreneurs and investors in Trinity Student Managed Fund and TES - Trinity Entrepreneurial Society. Best of luck to the members of each group who will soon finish their time at Trinity. Thank you to the leadership...

Times Square Debut for LetsGetChecked Following $71M Raise

LetsGetChecked, an Elkstone portfolio company, raised $71 Million in funding in a Series C Round last week with high calibre healthcare investors Illumina Ventures and HLM Ventures. The new funding will help the company increase its manufacturing, supply and testing for COVID-19, as well as scaling-up its...

Techstars Ireland Global Online Startup Weekend

Well done to everyone who participated and volunteered with Techstars Ireland Global Online Startup Weekend "Unite To Fight Covid-19" which took place last weekend. Elkstone was delighted to support such a tremendous initiative that saw some amazing teams working together online over 54 hours developing...

Dublin-based Developer of Voice Tech for Kids Raises $6.5M

[caption id="attachment_16855" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Soapbox Labs Team[/caption] Dublin-based developer of voice tech for kids SoapBox Labs has announced a Series A investment of $6.5M from Elkstone, Astia, and a number of private investors. SoapBox Labs’ proprietary high accuracy speech recognition technology models the voice and speech...

What is a Family Office?

Family Offices are known for providing independent guidance and oversight of their clients Investment Portfolio. For the founders of early stage companies however, Family Offices are a sometimes overlooked source of funding and added value, particularly through connecting them with their extensive international networks. Here is...

Business as usual, in unusual business times

At Elkstone, our business is centred on relationships, and our priority is the safety of our people, our clients, and the founders of the companies that we support. Elkstone is open for business, our full team is working remotely to be there as needed. All...

Celebrating Female Founders on International Women’s Day

Elkstone is proud to support the ambitious founders of all of the innovative early stage companies that we help to develop and grow worldwise. On the occasion of International Women's Day, we would like to take the opportunity to recognise the increasing number of incredible...

Joe Bergin appointed to lead Elkstone Galway Office

In response to the rapid growth in our business nationwide, Elkstone has opened an office in Galway city and has appointed Joe Bergin to lead operations. Joe will focus on bringing wealth management advice and opportunities to new and existing clients in region. Joe has extensive experience...