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SECTORS & APPROACH

We are an industry and technology agnostic Venture Capital fund. We invest early, in pre-seed and seed, typically up to EUR 500K, and we follow on our winners in future rounds.

We grant our portfolio access to a global network of industry experts and investors, intros to potential first clients, strategic advice and mentoring, office space, lifelong operational support and access to other nonmonetary assets.

Here are the sectors we can bring extra value immediately, via network and/or expertise.

fintech

FINTECH

travel

TRAVEL-TECH

retail7

LOGISTICS/RETAIL

maritime

MARITIME & BLUE TECH

argitech

AGRITECH

health

HEALTH-TECH

Aerospace

Aerospace

Agriculture & Food

AgriTech & Food

AI_ML

AI / ML

AR & VR

AR & VR

Big Data

Big Data

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Bioinformatics & HealthTech

Bioinformatics

BlockChain

Blockchain

Creative Industries

Creative Industries

Energy & CleanTech

Energy & CleanTech

FinTech & InsurTech

Fintech

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HealthTech

HealthTech

IoT

IoT

Manufacturing

Manufacturing

Maritime

Maritime

Mobility

Mobility

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Nanotechnology

Nanotechnology

Retail & Logistics

Retail & Logistics

Robotics & Automation

Robotics

Semiconductors

Semiconductors

TravelTech

TravelTech

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TEAM

Experienced investment professionals, entrepreneurs, industry experts and technologists, backed by global-leading private organizations, institutional investors and the Found.ation, have joined forces to assemble Velocity Partners.

Konstantinos Mavros

Konstantinos has extensive senior experience in executive and investment roles, including, but not limited to, M&A transactions, IPO projects. His earlier investments portfolio mainly consisted of distressed cleantech and ICT ventures, while later investments include fixed income cleantech entities and tech ventures leading to successful exits. Konstantinos has assisted portfolio companies at pivotal junctions in making key transitions and managing growth and change.

Dimitris Kalavros-Gousiou

Dimitris has been a mentor and advisor within several acceleration programs and competitions on a European scale. He is the founder & curator of TEDxAthens and has acted as a European advisor at TED Conferences. Dimitris is a co-founder of Found.ation and has been engaged in the Greek start up ecosystem since its inception. He has advised multiple start- up companies in their early stages and various mature organizations on their efforts to assimilate technology and engage in digital transformation activities.

Eric Parks

Eric has acted as a mentor and advisor for several acceleration programs and competitions. He co-founded Startups and has been an investor and advisor of, among others, Pollfish, a dynamic Greek-founded startup. Having extensive award-winning marketing and digital transformation experience, he has served as head of digital at Leo Burnett Athens, The Newtons Laboratory and Tempo OMD working with multinational clients and is a visiting lecturer at Panteion University’s Ad & PR Communication Lab.

Achilleas Petropoulos

Achilleas has more than 15 years of experience in digital marketing under several different roles, from creating and leading OgilvyOne’s data analytics and digital media department to serving as the first COO of Thinkdigital, one of the leading digital marketing groups in central, SE Europe and MENA. As a consultant he has been assisting international clients to enter the Greek market and advising local ones to expand their businesses in the SE European region

George Papastergiou

George combines extensive technical capacity with business acumen. He has worked as a robotics & automation engineer for large institution projects through the NTUA, he has been a two-time startup founder, in charge of product development and strategy, and has also worked in corporate finance; M&A, capital raising and strategic advice.

Mary Anastasiadou

Mary has 10+ years hands-on experience in managing multiple and rapidly changing priorities in fast-paced Venture Capital and Private Equity environments. Proven record of handling administrative functions requiring confidentiality, initiative and sound decision-making with minimal supervision.

ADVISORS
Thanos Kosmidis

Thanos is a startup founder himself and has participated in a number of accelerator and venture building programs internationally. He has been a mentor and advisor for several startups, with a focus on technology and business aspects, and often in the field of digital health. His corporate experience spans Europe and the USA and includes technical management and commercial strategy.

Vagelis Papakonstantinou

Vagelis is an attorney in Athens and in Brussels, co-founder of MPlegal, a niche technology law firm. He is also a professor in the Faculty of Law of the University of Brussels. Since 2016 he is an alternate Member of the Hellenic Data Protection Authority and prior to that he served as a member of the BoD of the Hellenic Copyright Organisation. He has taught entrepreneurship in the MBA programme of the University of the Aegean, and publishes regularly in all of the above fields.

Chris Andreikos

Chris is a genuine geek with brutal software engineering background, that gracefully (#not) transitioned to the dark side of strategic consulting. He has more than 12 years of experience in the broader ICT industry, building digital services & products and expanding relevant business ventures. Over this course, he has been involved with or led multiple startups to large organisations. When not working, you’ll find him trying to be a descent padel player, wishing to be playing board-games instead.

CONTACT

Peiraios 123 & Evrystheos, Athens 11854
[email protected] | +30 210 7106375

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