Capricorn Partners is an independent European manager of venture capital and equity funds, investing in innovative companies with technology as competitive advantage. It is based in Leuven, Belgium and fully licensed by the FSMA (the Financial Services and Markets Authority in Belgium) as an AIFM. Capricorn Partners is investing out of the venture capital funds Capricorn Cleantech Fund, Capricorn Health-tech Fund, Capricorn ICT Arkiv, Capricorn Sustainable Chemistry Fund and Capricorn Digital Growth Fund. In addition it is the management company of Quest for Growth, quoted on NYSE Euronext Brussels, and the investment advisor of Quest Cleantech Fund and Quest+, both sub-funds of Quest Management SICAV, listed in Luxemburg.
Address: Lei 19 box 1, 3000 Leuven
Type of financing: minority equity, other early stage, seed, start-up, scale-up
Amount of investments: < € 10 million
Type of firm: independent
Preferred industry: ICT, Digital Healthcare, Big Data, biotechnology, medtech, cleantech, chemicals & materials, energy, environment
Geographic preference for investing: Western Europe