Welcome to Ignition Lane’s Weekly Wrap, where they cut through the noise to bring you their favourite insights from the technology and startup world.
Ignition Lane works with ambitious business leaders to apply the Startup Mindset to their technology, product and commercialisation problems.
This wrap goes out free to subscribers every Saturday. Don’t forget you can catch Gavin Appel discussing the week on the Startup Daily show on Ausbiz every Monday at 2pm. If you miss it, you can catch up on the week’s shows here.
Here’s their review of the week.
One born every minute
We didn’t think it would happen, but… another week, another Aussie unicorn! Melbourne-founded Linktree raised $152m at a US$1.3bn valuation (up 4x from last year) led by Index Ventures and Coatue Management.
For those of you keeping track at home, that makes 5 new Australian-founded unicorns in the first quarter of 2022: Linktree,…