Post Tagged with: "Google Ventures"

Google Ventures Gets New CEO and Focus on Consumer Tech

Google Ventures Gets New CEO and Focus on Consumer Tech

by August 11, 2016 at 2:22 pm 1 comment

Google Ventures is getting a new CEO. According to a report by Recode today, GV CEO Bill Maris is stepping down Friday and current managing partner David Krane will officially step into the CEO role. Multiple sources confirm that Krane is a permanent replacement for Maris, and GV already lists himRead More

Google Clos­­ing Compare May Signal Bigger Ambitions in Fintech

Google Clos­­ing Compare May Signal Bigger Ambitions in Fintech

by March 11, 2016 at 2:01 am 0 comments

Eons ago, in November 2014, Daily Fintech looked at Google as part of a series on big tech ambitions in Fintech (Apple, Facebook, Alibaba, Google). Our TL;DR summary on Google at that time was “quietly plugging away with massive ambition. This is the story of the dog that did not barkRead More

Rounds for Bill.com and LendUp a Thumbs Up for Commercial Fintech, Microfinance

Rounds for Bill.com and LendUp a Thumbs Up for Commercial Fintech, Microfinance

by November 12, 2013 at 12:09 pm 0 comments

The venture capital money is flowing into fintech and Bill.com and LendUp are the most recent beneficiaries. The investments show confidence in the commercial space and in microlending, respectively. Bill.com, an accounts payable company serving the needs of small and midsize business, received $38 million in a round led byRead More