NameWebsiteCityCountryRoutinely initially invest in Pre-Seed roundsRoutinely initially invest in Seed roundsRoutinely initially invest in Series A roundsRoutinely initially invest in Series B roundsGeographic focus (e.g. UK only)Sector focus (e.g. Only SAAS, Only Fintech)TypeCommentFunds closed in 2017Funds closed in 2016Funds closed in 2015Funds closed in 2014Funds closed in 2013Funds closed in 2012Funds closed in 2011Funds closed in 2010Funds closed in 2009Funds closed in 2008Funds closed in 2007
AltaIR, Russia, USMobile / InternetVCAltaIR Capital is a venture capital firm that invests in very early/seed stage tech companies, primarily in the areas of Internet and Mobile. The firm has extensive operational and investment experience in USA, Israel and Russia, taking a leading investor role, mentoring startups and providing operational support when necessary.$20m - AltaIR Capital I
aws Founders Fund (aws Gründerfonds) AAustriaIndustry-agnosticVCaws Founders Fund is endowed with €68.5M and invests up to € 3M venture capital in later seed and series A phases of Austrian start-ups.€70M
Fiedler Capital www.fiedlercapital.comViennaAustriaSeedVCVienna and Budapest based VC firm, currently focusing on seed stage investments in the CEE and Batlic regions. Strategy is to create a bridge between Eastern Europe and UK for our portfolio teams, the idea being to prepare them intensively for the US market. Committed to being active, smart money and bringing real added value to our teams.
Speedinvestwww.speedinvest.comViennaAustriaSeedThe new fund has three core sector focuses: Fintech, Deep Tech and Consumer.VCEarly stage seed fund based in Vienna, Austria and Silicon Valley that targets Central European companies in the technology, internet and mobile sector. Speedinvest provides deep operational support, including strategic and biz dev operations in the US, to accelerate growth and create value.USD 100M€10M - Fund I
i5invest and Palo AltoAustria & USASeedSeries AEurope and USA
IT / Tech including Fintech, Marketing Technology, Deep Tech, Enterprise Collaboration and Communication, Security, IoT, Enterprise Content Management, eCommerce / Marketplaces and Ag Tech.
We are a group of serial entrepreneurs, business angels and corporate development experts in the tech space in Europe and the US with vast experience in scaling and exiting international tech companies. Our experience and network uniquely positions us to successfully support the most exciting European tech companies with international strategic business development and M&A. Currently we are working with companies within Fintech, Agtech, Security, Enterprise Content Management, Gaming, Collaboration software, Data Storage and Cloud Computing, Augmented Reality, and marketplaces amongst other IT spaces. “i5“ represents our core capabilities and philosophy: innovate, inspire, incubate, invest and internationalize.
Capricorn Venture Partners ASeries BVCIndependent VC and equity funds, investing in innovative European companies with technology as competitive advantage (ICT, healthtech, cleantech). Based in Leuven, Belgium,€30m20m
Fortino ASeries BEurope
GIMVwww.gimv.comAntwerpBelgiumSeries BVCBelgium based investor. Growth equity focus.€60m - Gimv-Agri+
Hummingbird Ventureshummingbird-ventures.comGhent, London, IstanbulBelgiumSeedSeries ASeries BBenelux, UK, Turkey, MENAVCEarly stage investor based out of Antwerp, London, and Turkey.HOF: 25M USDHV II: 40M USD€30m -Hummingbird Ventures II
LeanFundhttp://www.leanfund.comMont-Saint-GuibertBelgiumSeedEuropeGeneralistVCLean FUND is a privately held seed and early stage investment fund. We invest in innovative startups with skilled teams that have proven they can work together (when the going gets tough). Prior to our investment, they must have shown promising traction with their Minimum Viable Product
12 AICT, Cleantech & Industrials, Life Sciences, CreativeVC
Sniper Investments
Sofina ASeries B
Ventures for Growth
Volta Ventureswww.voltaventures.euGhentBelgiumSeedSeries ABeneluxInternet & SofwareVCSeed & early stage VC for internet & software companies in the Benelux. EUR 55M. Frank Maene, Filip Vandamme, Michel Akkermans.EUR 55M fund I
Empower Capital ASeries B
The current fund of Empower invests in Bulgarian companies only. Our mid-term strategy involves expansion of the geographic focuc
retail, light industry, transportation and logistics, food processing, technology, healthcare, and hospitality sectors, facility management.
The firm targets early-stage and growth-stage companies, making EUR 250,000 to 3 million investments with the ability to co-invest in deals up to EUR 10 million in partnership with other investors. It is led by serial entrepreneurs with successful track record and experience in various industries
Entrea Capital
LaunchHub Europe
Credo RepublicSeedSeries ACEEIT, HealthVCCredo Ventures is a venture capital firm that focuses on early stage companies in Central and Eastern Europe across the information technology, internet, mobile and healthcare markets. Credo is based in Prague, Czech Republic.€ 34M - Credo Stage 2 Fund
€18m - Credo Stage 1 Fund
J&T VENTURES RepublicSeedCEE, SEE, Nordics
IoT/IoE, Smart City, Transport, Energy, Retail, Agriculture, Big Data analytics, Security, FinTech, HealthCare, Education
J&T Ventures is an early stage venture capital fund from Prague. Fund invests up to €500,000 in promising technology startups in seed and early stages. J&T Ventures’ geographical focus is the CEE and SEE regions, Nordics and Baltics. While not sector limited at all, its investments primarily focus on opportunities in Smart City, IoT/IoE, Retail, FinTech, Healthcare, Education, sensors, data analytics and prediction.
Metatron Global RepublicSeedEurope & Silicon ValleyGeneral tech (e.g. Material Science, Clean Tech, IoT, Fintech, EdTech, Space, VR, Drones)VCMetatron Global is an investment firm dedicated to supporting entrepreneurial teams as early as possible from our headquarters in the Czech Republic and our base in Silicon Valley
Rockaway capital Francisco/Sao PauloCzech Republic
Business Angels Copenhagenhttp://www.bacopenhagen.dkCopenhagenDenmarkSeedDenmark,Nordics,Baltics, UKBAC is the leading Danish BAN with 100 active angel investors and 17 business partners. Collectively we own stakes in more than 250 early stage companies. In 2014 we made 30 exits, with an avg MBM of 2,7 times invested capital.10 m € invested
North-East Venture in Copenhagen, investing in growth companies in Scandinavia and globally. Focus on digital, online, consumer and technology businesses.
Northcapnorthcap.vcCopenhagenDenmarkSeedSeries ASeries BNordics and DACHCloud computing (SaaS), communications, mobile/mobility, online services and e-commerceVCDenmark based VC. SAAS / B2B focussed investors.€70m - Third Fund
Novo A/S ASeries BWorldwide
Seed Capitalseedcapital.dkCopenhagenDenmarkSeedDenmark, but can invest elsewhereVCSEED Capital is a Danish venture capital fund focussed on the seed segment.€100m - SEED Capital Fund III (67% closed)€91m - SEED Capital Fund II
Sunstone Capitalwww.sunstone.euCopenhagenDenmarkSeedSeries AEurope, with a focus on Nordics and Germany.VCHQ in Copenhagen with office in Berlin.€94m - Sunstone Technology Ventures Fund III
Vaekstfonden Danish state-owned investment fund was launched in 1992 and have since invested in over 5.000 companies. Current funds under management is DKK 2,7 billion.
Via Venture multi-stage private equity firm with €268 million under management and a focus on small to mid-sized companies with revenue from €5 million to €75 million.
Accel Partnersaccel.comLondonEnglandSeries ASeries BVCGlobal VC firm. They have a London office with a separate fund dedicated towards Europe and Israel.$475m - Accel London IV
Access Industries ASeries BWorldwideCVCPrivately held industrial group with long-term holdings worldwide
Albion ASeries BUK focusVCAlbion invests in more mature companies, which typically have been around for longer periods of time and are more stable. Funds are publicly listed vehicles and not listed here
Amadeus Capital Partnersamadeuscapital.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BEarly stage fund is UK only, Digital prosperity fund invests in emerging markets onlyVCUK based VC firm. Has separate angel and growth stage funds. The seed fund is a government fund and can only invest in the UK. The growth fund is focussed on emerging markets and is targetting Series B deals worldwide except China and Russia. Amadeus also has various other smaller funds with various mandates across different sectors, stages and geographies.£50m - Amadeus IV Early Stage Fund€75m - Amadeus IV Digital Prosperity£160m - Amadeus III
Ariadne Capitalwww.ariadnecapital.comLondonEnglandSeries AVCAriadne Capital provides investment and advice for early stage digital companies in Europe and the UK. Have done a couple of A and B round deals in the last few years.Ariadne Fund I - GBP 5m £20m - Ariadne Capital Entrepreneurs (ACE) Fund
Arts OfficeTeam that invests Hoegh family money in startups. No fund structure as such.
Atomicowww.atomico.comLondonEnglandSeries ASeries BEurope (particular focus on UK, Germany and Nordics), but also US, Japan, Brazil, China and TurkeyVCAtomico is an international investment firm, headquartered in London with offices in Beijing, Istanbul, Sao Paulo and Tokyo. Focused on helping the world’s most disruptive technology companies scale and become global leaders. Founded in 2006 by Niklas Zennström, a co-founder of Skype, Atomico has made over 50 investments across four continents$477m - Atomico Ventures III€100m - Atomico Ventures II
Augmentum Capital AUK and EuropeFintechVC
Balderton Capitalwww.balderton.comLondonEnglandSeries AVCFocussed solely on European Series A companies - usually investing between $0.5-20m$305m - Balderton V$430m - Balderton Capital fund IV
Beacon Capital Office13+ Partners, all of whom are active early stage tech investors.
BGF AVC£200M London-based fund investing in Series A / Seed. Run by Rory Stirling, Harry Briggs, and Simon Calver,£200M fund I
Bridges Ventureswww.bridgesventures.comLondonEnglandSeries AUK focusVCBridges Ventures is a specialist fund manager focused exclusively on sustainable and impact investing: using commercial investment strategies to generate attractive financial returns alongside positive social and environmental impact.£72m - Bridges Ventures Fund III
Business Growth Fund
LondonEnglandSeries ASeries BVC
Cabot Square Capital ASeries BUK & Western EuropeVCCabot Square Capital is a leading provider of investment capital for small and mid sized companies in the UK and Western Europe. We are a hands-on partner able to provide companies with capital for growth and acquisitions, innovative management ideas, creative problem solving and strategic, long-term planning.
Cambridge Capital companies onlyAngel clubEarly stage investment group that invests the money of individuals. Very Cambridge / UK focussed.
Cambridge Innovation Capital AInvest in companies either physically based in Cambridge, UK or based on technology developed at the University of CambridgeVCVenture fund investing across tech and Lifesciences£50m
Charlotte Street Capitalwww.charlottestreetcapital.comLondonEnglandSeedTypically only UKPreference for travel companiesFamily officeNot a fund, private money of three individuals.
Concentric Partners APan European focusVCWith offices in Denmark and London, we focus on the European technology space, and invest between €0.5 - 5m over the life of an early-stage growth company. We seek to work with entrepreneurs as partners and support them in the long-run in an open and upfront manner
Connect Venturesconnectventures.coLondonEnglandSeedEuropeVCProduct focused, pan-European seed VC fund. Led investment in Techstars London company Unmade (FKA:Knyttan)£42M£21M
Coral Reef, B2B, Mobile, Machine Learning, AI, BigData, IaaS, B2C,Family OfficeCoral Reef invests in businesses that are or can be market leading in their niche. The strategic advantage to get them there can come from new business models or new routes to market but tends to rely on transformative technology. We do invest pre-revenue but expect a team to have a sound proof of concept before we do.
Dawn based VC fund. First investor into Wonga.$100m - Dawn Capital II
DN Capitalwww.dncapital.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BVCLondon-based fund manager that invests in US and Europe. Stage agnostic.GVC III reaches final close at $200m $200m - GVC III (first close at €50m)
Downing onlyVCAsset management firm, invest Downing EIS in early stage UK tech companies. We assume there is a new fund every year (per EIS time frame).
EC1 Capitalwww.ec1capital.comLondonEnglandSeedUK & IrelandVCHQ in London, backed by Middle Eastern Investors. Founder has an Operations Background. Invest in web and mobile startups with a product or service live in the market with early signs of traction. Especially interested in Fintech, Marketing tech, cloud, SaaS.$10m$15m - na
Eden Ventures AEuropebig data analytics, cloud computing, digital media, enterprise software, fintech, internet, mobile, retail technologies, social media and telecommunications software sectors.VCEden Ventures invests in high growth, European technology companies. We have a particular focus on the big data analytics, cloud computing, digital media, enterprise software, fintech, internet, mobile, retail technologies, social media and telecommunications software sectors. JL: To my knowledge haven't made new investments for years
Eight Roads Ventures ASeries B
Europe, Israel, United Kingdom, Japan
Consumer, Enterprise, FintechVCEight Roads Ventures backs technology entrepreneurs with aspirations for greatness. By combining a collaborative approach with the strength and resources of the Fidelity network and a 50-year history of investing, Eight Roads helps companies across the globe accelerate their growth and become leaders in their field. A strong track record includes investments in Alibaba, Appsflyer, CloudByte, Cúram (IBM), InnoGames,, Manthan Systems, Metaps, NewBay (RIM) and Treatwell (Recruit). In Europe, Eight Roads Ventures is currently investing a £150 million fund focused on enterprise, consumer and financial technology.£150M
Entree Capital AGlobal FocusVCEntrée Capital provides multi-stage funding for innovative seed, early and growth companies all over the world.
Entrepreneurs Fundwww.entrepreneursfund.comLondonEnglandSeries AEuropeIT & Life SciencesFamily officeBrenninkmeijer family money (C&A), part of COFRA Holdings.
Episode 1 Ventureswww.episode1.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries AUK companies onlyVCLondon based, new VC. Three partners investing their own and 3rd party money. Simon Murdoch of Amazon UK fame is managing partner. His previous investments include Betfair, LoveFilm, ScanSafe, Shazam, Zoopla. Firm's portfolio includes Adludio, Carwow, ClusterHQ, eMoov and SimplyCook. Can only invest in UK companies.£37.5m - Episode 1
Felix Capitalwww.felixcap.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BEurope & USB2B & B2C in Digital Commerce, Digital Media and Connected LifeVCWe are a venture firm for the creative class, at the intersection of technology and creativity, focused on opportunities in digital lifestyle. We have flexible capital and have a thematic approach rather than geographic. For more information please have a look at our manifesto,$120m - First Fund
Firestartrfirestartr.coLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BFamily officeInvestment vehicle of Anil Hansjee, Chipper Boulas, Richard Muirhead, Alain Falys
Firstminute.Capitalwww.firstminute.capitalLondonEnglandSeedSeries AEuropeDigital BusinessesVC
Force Over Mass Capitalwww.fomcap.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ALondon / UK?Former bankers, now investing (their own cash?) in startups. Very London centric. Started investing more actively in 2015. Probably an EIF fund.
Forward Partnerswww.forwardpartners.comLondonEnglandSeedUKVCForward Partners is an early stage venture firm that helps entrepreneurs with investment, office space and talent. We focus on marketplaces, ecommerce companies and related software in the UK. Half of our investments are at idea stage and the other half are at seed stage. The founders we back at idea stage come and work with us in our office making use of our team of product people, designers, developers, marketers and recruiters to get their businesses started really fast.£15m - Initial capital by Forward Internet Group
Frog Capital BFamily officeWith €100m under management, Frog Capital is an investment partner to ambitious growth-stage companies in Europe, typically looking for €2 million to €20 million of funding.
Gil Dibner's Syndicate & EuropeTech driven companiesNano VC$1.1M
GMT Communications
Highland Capital Partners BVCLarge US investor with dedicated European fund. London based.€200m - Highland Europe Fund I$400m - Highland Capital Partners VIII
Hoxton Ventureswww.hoxtonventures.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries AVCEarly stage UK/ US Internet investor. London based.$40m - Fund I
Imperial Innovations
LondonEnglandSeedSeries AUKDevelop new company opportunities based on leading UK academic research, working with Imperial College London (& our own Technology Transfer team), The Universities of Oxford & Cambridge and UCL.VCImperial Innovations is a UK technology commercialisation and investment company, based in London. Imperial Innovations is traded on the Alternative Investment Market of the London Stock Exchange.
Independents United
Index Ventureswww.indexventures.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BVCLondon headquartered top tier European VC firm. Originally from Switzerland. Have seed activities, a general fund, and a separate growth fund.$550m$700m€400m - Index Ventures VII€350m - Index Ventures Fund VI€500m - Index Ventures Growth II€350m - Index Ventures V
Initial out of London and SV, they invest in games companies.
InReach Ventureshttp://www.inreachventures.comLondonEnglandSeedVC
Inventure Partnerswww.inventurepartners.comLondonEnglandSeries ASeries BEurope, Israel and USConsumer internet (especially marketplaces), Fintech, Martech, SaaSVCLondon and Moscow based. Invests globally with average check of $1-5mm (though late stage investments and higher checks are also considered).$100m - Inventure Fund II€70m - Inventure Fund I
IQ Capital ASeries BUKIP-rich software tech companies using B2B models, from embedded systems to conventional SaaS, data analytics, bioinformatics, machine learning, data science and data based propositions, and IP based on disruptive algorithms.VCCambridge based fund. This is a government backed fund and can only invest in UK based companies.
£42m - IQ Capital II
Iratel Ventures America, EMEAIoT, Enterprise, ProductivityVCIratel Ventures is the innovation and venture capital arm of Pars Iratel, largest privately owned mobile and telecom group in Iran. We invest ine entrepreneurs building global startups at seed and early stage in or related to Iran.$10M
JamJar Investmentswww.jamjarinvestments.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries AUK and EuropeConsumer brands digital and offlineFamily OfficeFund of the Innocent drinks founders. Focussed on Consumer plays, wide remit within that includes digital and offline products.
Kennet Partnerswww.kennet.comLondonEnglandVCLondon based software investor, focussed on later stage.
LDV Capital and USVCLDV Capital invests in people with deep domain expertise, passion to solve problems along with the entrepreneurial DNA to succeed.
Liberty Globalhttp://www.libertyglobal.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BWorldwideTelecom, MediaCVCLiberty Global plc is an American, British-based telecommunications and television company. It was formed in 2005 by the merger of the international arm of Liberty Media and UGC (UnitedGlobalCom), and is one of the largest broadband internet service providers in the world.
LocalGlobe London, Rest across EuropeVCRobin and Saul Klein founded LG in 2015.GBP 45m - Fund I
London Bridge Ventures
London Venture Partnershttp://www.londonvp.comLondonEnglandSeedEurope & North AmericaOnly game industry (including game -related tech)VCLVP is a seed fund with a valuable difference: our partners are operating experts in the online, social, mobile and tablet games world, and we only ever invest in those sectors. Investments to date include Supercell, Playraven, Peak Labs, Applifier, Boomlagoon, Omnidrone, Winko, Dojo Madness and Polystream.
Longwall Ventureswww.longwallventures.comOxfordEnglandVCInvests in tech heavy startups. Based in Oxford, UK.£40m - Longwall Ventures ECF
m8 Capitalwww.m8capital.comLondonEnglandLondon based investor in mobile apps / services. Part of AGC Equity Partners, not sure whether they have a structured fund. Mobile only focus.
MMC Ventureswww.mmcventures.comLondonEnglandSeries ASeries BVCLondon-based early stage VC firm focusing on Series A and B. Invests in UK-wide companies out of its evergreen EIS Fund and London-based companies out of its London FundMMC EIS FundMMC EIS Fund£14m - MMC London Fund + MMC EIS FundMMC EIS FundMMC EIS FundMMC EIS FundMMC EIS Fund£30m - MMC ECF Growth FundMMC EIS Fund
Mosaic Ventureswww.mosaicventures.comLondonEnglandSeries AEuropeSoftware and internet startups. Primary investment themes are marketplaces, SaaS, and fintech, We are also looking at health and education.VCLaunched in September 2014. Focused on Series A.$140m - First fund
Notion ASeries BPan European investment focusB2B/Enterprise, SaaS and Cloud delivered. This includes, Martech, FinTech, AdTech, Enterprise SaaS, PaaS, Developer Tools, Big Data, Machine Learning etcVCSAAS focussed investor, based in London.$120m - Notion Capital Fund 3
$100m - Notion Capital Fund 2
Octopus APan EuropeanEverything other than gamingVCEvergreen funds ($600m+), can invest from £250k-£15m, portfolio of 50+ companies across Europeactiveactiveactiveactiveactiveactive£30m - Octopus Capital for Enterprise Fund
Oxford Capitalwww.oxcp.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BCompanies that have a presence in the UK but can be based in Europe (France, Germany, UK, Nordics) and the US.Growth technology for consumers and business: Internet, e-commerce, SaaS, fintech, adtech, biotech, infrastructure.VCLondon and Oxford based Seed - Series B investor. Evergreen fundsActiveActiveActiveActiveActiveActiveActive
Parkwalk Advisorswww.parkwalkadvisors.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries ASeries BUK onlyVCOperate EIS funds (UK only) and they also operate the Cambridge University and Oxofrd University funds that invest in spin-outs. Old school British non operational investment style. Stage agnostic.
Passion Capitalwww.passioncapital.comLondonEnglandSeedVCEarly stage investor. From Fund II they invest across Europe£45m - Passion Capital Fund II (ECF)£37m - Passion Capital LP (ECF)
Piton Capitalwww.pitoncap.comLondonEnglandSeedSeries AFocus on marketplacesVCInvestor in online marketplaces. UK based.Closed new fund (II) January - 40m€20m - na
Playfair Capitalwww.playfaircapital.comLondonEnglandSeedEverywhereFamily OfficePersonal investment vehicle for Federico Pirzio-Biroli. Based out of London.
Potential VCwww.potential.vcLondonEnglandSeedUK onlyFamily OfficeInvesting Doug Scott's money, he also runs an AngelList syndicate that can put more money behind his deals