Venture Capital Funds


The value reported at 31 December 2018 of the investments in the following funds is around 9.0 million Euro.


Amadeus Capital Partners

Amadeus Capital Partners is a fund management company based in the UK. The key founders and executives have over 60 years experience in starting up, financing and growing technology companies. Amadeus I was set up in 1997 in response to the perceived gap in the UK private equity market for early stage technology finance, the team raised £50 mio and started investing in January 1998. Success stories include Mediasurface and

DeA Capital has an investment in Amadeus II, a £235 million fund.


Doughty Hanson

Doughty Hanson is one of Europe's largest independent private equity fund managers, with aggregate commitments of US$4 billion, having been raised since 1986. Doughty Hanson Technology was formed to make privately-negotiated equity and equity-related investments in growth-oriented technology companies throughout Europe. The Principals in the team have over 30 collective years of engineering, technology investment and management experience in Europe and in the US.

DeA Capital has invested in Doughty Hanson Technology, a 272 mio U$ fund.


Giza Venture Capital

Giza Venture Capital, established in 1992, is a pioneer investor in early-stage technology companies. Giza currently manages three funds totalling $316 million. Giza has investment professionals with a wealth of expertise and experience in Communication, Information Technology, Enterprise Software and Life Sciences. The team's capacity enables new investments while supporting exiting portfolio companies. Giza maintains headquarters in Tel Aviv with additional offices in New York, London and Singapore. This network enables Giza to actively support portfolio companies in business development, strategic partnerships and capital raising.


Israel Seed Partners

Israel Seed Partners is the leading seed venture capital fund in Israel, it is focused on taking seed stage ideas or companies and helping them become oak-sized companies. Israel Seed Partners is backed by prestigious institutional investors worldwide, (including Horsley Bridge, America Online Inc., IBM, UBS Capital, MIT, AXA, Broadview, Bankers Trust, Invesco Capital, Flag Venture Management, Nomura Securities, The Wellcome Trust, Silicon Valley Bank, Wilson Sonsini, and high net worth individuals). Success stories include PhoNet and OnePath Networks.

DeA Capital has an investment in Israel Seed Partners IV.


Nexit Ventures

Nexit Ventures is a Finnish venture capital fund aiming to invest in selected companies with high international growth potential and innovative business models within the high growth Nordic convergence industries created between the computing, communications and content domains.

Nexit Ventures has established the Nexit Infocom 2000 fund, the investments will be targeted primarily at Finnish and Swedish early stage companies within the following segments:

  • Innovative products and services for the Internet leveraged Infocom industry
  • Tools, infrastructure solutions and services to develop and maintain the above products and services
The fund will specifically focus on business offering solutions enabling, supporting and leveraging the rapidly expanding mobile and wireless services.

DeA Capital has invested in Nexit Infocom 2000.


Pitango Venture Capital

Pitango Venture Capitalis one of the main Israel-based venture capital firm and a lead investor in seed, early and expansion stage companies. It has helped grow over 80 companies, managing funds in excess of $700 million in committed capital. Pitango Venture Capital began investing in Israeli entrepreneurs in 1993 under the name Polaris. Today, Pitango Venture Capital operates as a partnership of seven managing directors, each of whom brings a unique blend of skill and experience to the firm. Its portfolio companies belong mainly to the following sectors: communications, software and internet infrastructure, semiconductors and lifesciences. Pitango's exceptional rate of successful ventures is rooted in the unwavering dedication of the Pitango team. Each member brings extensive experience in international management and new venture development.

DeA Capital has invested in funds Pitango II and Pitango III.