Why invest in us?

Startup Wise Guys have accelerated and invested in more than 100 startups since 2012. Our portfolio companies have raised more than 16.4 million euros in funding and our current portfolio valuation is circa 4x, having had our first major exit in 2016, when Estonia based VitalFields was acquired by Climate Corporation.
  • Access to the best deal-flow in CEE & CIS

    We pick the best of the best from CEE & CIS countries. 40% deal-flow comes from our own direct outreach, but at least as much are nominated by our larger network of alumni, mentors, investors and startup hubs from the whole region

  • Portfolio diversification at competitive investment terms

    Most angel investors pipeline is locked to a geography and their expertise. Investing in SWG fund with founders from 35 countries and several attractive verticals with B2B space is a perfect combination to diversify angel investors own portfolio. Furthermore we provide better valuations that most Western Europe on an investment space not as crowded as seed stage

  • Proven scouting methodology

    By the time we make an investment decision, more than 30 people has met each startup, providing insights in all key dimensions from market to team capabilities. Furthermore we have our own team performing a legal DD and also our tech team capable to get as deep as the code source. Last but not least our team understanding of the coachability of each startup team and their capacity to be accelerated

  • 4x portfolio value

    We are privately funded accelerator. Long term success and growth of our startups links directly with financial returns to our investors. Batch1 to Batch8 value has already been quadrupled, so looking forward to more exits and series A rounds

  • Alumni Network and Portfolio Management

    Well accelerated teams with higher chances of survival, scaling and getting follow-up investment is just the beginning. We have a dedicated team for portfolio management actively supporting companies until series A. With an alumni network of more than a 100 startups and a yearly CEO gathering, the network offers an incredible asset for our founders and investors alike

  • Passionate and mission driven team that will make you feel like part of a family

    There is something investors always mention when they visit us on selection bootcamps or during accelerator mentoring sessions, you can feel the energy and passion in the air. We are driven by mission to help startup founders become entrepreneurs, build great global tech companies and also have fun while doing so

Our main investment partners

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Get in touch

Want to get more detailed information about our portfolio, attend invitation only investor events or have a chat, get in touch with our investment manager Dag