Expon Capital, headquartered in Luxembourg, is a venture capital firm targeting young private and innovating companies experiencing an exponential growth. These companies have in common a number of characteristics that are essential for enabling their extraordinary growth. With a unique distributed deal sourcing process and stringent selection criteria based on a proprietary approach, Expon Capital is able to identify rising stars out of the dozen of thousand young innovative private companies founded every year in Europe, the USA and other geographies. The seasoned Expon Capital team offers a new approach to portfolio management, not only based on selecting promising companies but also on the adherence to a well-structured investment program aimed at optimizing the portfolio’s risk/return ratio thanks to their past experience in public and private investments.
b-to-v is a venture capital firm based in St. Gallen, Berlin and Luxembourg. With more than 200 fee-paying members, it is also one of the leading networks of entrepreneurial private investors in Europe. b-to-v combines the industry expertise and experience of its members with the venture capital expertise of its own team. With this investment approach, b-to-v is committed to achieving sustained added-value for its portfolio companies as well as for its investing members. Investing together and the enjoyment inherent in the mutual financial, technical and personal support from entrepreneur to entrepreneur form the core of the b-to-v philosophy. b-to-v has raised three funds with a total volume of EUR 125m, and invests about EUR 25m per year in startups.