6 Trends in LegalTech

The new generation of lawyers has high expectations about what technology can do for them. With life cycles of innovation getting constantly shorter, we are surrounded by new disruptive technologies and this is not different in the legal world.  According to research from Thomson Reuters Legal, 579 “lawtech” patents were filed worldwide in 2016, up from just 99 in 2012. … Read more

Why Investors love Cybersecurity Startups

“Cybersecurity is the next big thing”, is our CEO Berthold Baurek-Karlic convinced. Today, he spoke at the IMPACT 2015 conference, which aims to connect the tech-science community with entrepreneurs and investors. The event was organized by SBA Research, the leading Austrian IT security research center.

Why is Cybersecurity becoming a main topic for Venture Capitalists? For two reasons: More and more IT security incidents … Read more

Finding Disruptive Innovation

Two years ago one of our Private Bankers introduced me to Dr. Günther Dobrauz, a Director of PWC (CH) and former Venture Capital Fund Manager, at a meeting in Zürich, Switzerland. This meeting turned out to be one of the most interesting ones I have had for quite a while. He explained to us a model (Technology BridgeTM)) … Read more