Following the successful international investors event series, EIT Digital invited high-growth digital European start-ups and scale ups to meet financial investors at the 4th edition of the Investors' Dinner Europe on September 8th in Berlin. The event was organised in partnership with TU Berlin and Media.net.
18 selected high-growth EIT Digital startups, all coached by the Business Development Accelerator Program and supported by the Access to Finance team, met with 25 international angel investors and venture capital firms with a collective investment capacity of more than 1 billion€. These start-ups and scale ups were looking to raise a total of 31m€, with investment sizes ranging from 1 m€ to 5m€.
At an exclusive location, the founders of these start-ups had the chance to pitch their technology and business models in front of selective investors eager to find their next exciting investment. Each start-up had the opportunity to talk to the investor guests during the course of the event.
The objective of these start-ups coming from 8 different European countries (Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Italy, The Netherlands, United Kingdom), with a reliable product or service offering, is to further grow their business and expand internationally.
Investors gave positive feedback highlighting the high-quality of the selected companies and professional attitude of the participants. Most of the EIT Digital start-ups received valuable investor contacts.