Portfolio

Meet the daring founders building the businesses of the future. We implement the Impact Management Project guidelines and the United Nations Sustainable Development Goal framework to assess, manage and report the social and environmental impact of our portfolio.

United Nations Sustainable Development Goals:
All Impact Areas
SDG 3 Good Health and well being

Amsterdam Clear

Piet Hein van Dam and Madelon Bracke

An evidence-based precision nutrition solution that uses real-time bio-data to empower people at risk of diabetes, obesity and cardiovascular diseases take health into their own hands.

By 2030, reduce by one-third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being

Lisbon Uphill

Eduardo Freire Rodrigues, Duarte Sequeira e Luís Patrão

Enabling health teams to improve outcomes and streamline care by applying evidence-based knowledge through stepwise clinical pathways.

Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being

Berlin Kianava

Saman Hashemian, Arnaud Seilles, Kian Pariwar

Going to the root-cause of chronic health issues so that people can win back their health with an evidence-based integrative medical approach

Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all.

SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth SDG 10 Reduce Inequalities

Lisbon Chatterbox

Mursal Hedayat and Guillemette Dejean

A smart online language learning service for professionals that combines AI-powered self-study courses and native language coaches from the refugee community.

Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services.

By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status.

SDG 4 Quality Education SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Paris Iconoclass

Marie Taquet

A sales school that trains students in the profession of business development in 4 months, with a guarantee of employment.

By 2030, substantially increase the number of youth and adults who have relevant skills, including technical and vocational skills, for employment, decent jobs and entrepreneurship.

By 2020, substantially reduce the proportion of youth not in employment, education or training.

SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth SDG 13 Climate Action

Lisbon GoParity

Nuno Brito Jorge, Luís Couto and Manuel Nina

The first Portuguese crowdlending platform that finances social and environmental impact projects using its community of investors focused on sustainable and financial impact.

Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity, and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services.

Strengthen resilience and adaptive capacity to climate-related disasters

SDG 16 Peace, justice and strong institutions

Bristol KETS

Dr. Chris Erven, Dr. Jake Kennard, Dr. Caroline Clark, Dr. Philip Sibson

The leading quantum-safe hardware solutions provider that secures the world’s most valuable resource – information.

Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions at all levels.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being SDG 10 Reduce Inequalities

Munich Nui Care

Markus Mueller, Jochen Seemann and Christian Ehl

The app intelligent assistant that provides caregivers more peace of mind

Reduce mortality from non-communicable diseases and promote mental health.

By 2030, empower and promote the social, economic and political inclusion of all, irrespective of age, sex, disability, race, ethnicity, origin, religion or economic or other status.

SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Berlin Leaf

Cristian M., Mitul K. Jain and Antonio Nicotra

Helping brick & mortar businesses build better relationships with their customers while becoming more sustainable.

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

SDG 16 Peace, justice and strong institutions

Brussels loc.tax

Hans Kayaert, Kasparas Aleknavičius, Bart Van Remortele and Stevi Frooninckx

Promoting tax transparency and accountability across the corporate sector.

Combat organized crime and illicit financial and arms flows

Develop effective, accountable and transparent institutions

SDG 3 Good Health and well being

Berlin Careship

Brian Plackis Cheng, Salome Isanovic, Antonia and Nikolaus Albert

Matchmaking and service delivery platform for high-quality senior home care.

Reduce mortality from non-communicable diseases and promote mental health.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Lisbon Ohne

Nikki Michelsen and Leah Remfry-Peploe

Menstrual cycles brand focused on reshaping the way people experience their entire cycles.

Universal access to sexual and reproductive care, family planning and education.

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Köln tl;dv

Carlo Thissen, Raphael Allstadt and Allan Bettarel

Interactive meeting recorder that empowers employees to live and work on their own schedule.

Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.

SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Berlin Vanilla Steel

Matthias Affeldt, Clifford Ondara, Alexis Ducros and Simon Zühlke

First and only independent digital platform for excess steel and stainless in Europe

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Paris Outmind

Grace Mehrabe and Arthur Caillaud

Smart search engine that makes workplace information more accessible.

Achieve higher levels of economic productivity through diversification, technological upgrading and innovation, including through a focus on high-value added and labour-intensive sectors.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being

Porto Knok

João Magalhães and José Bastos

Telemedicine software for virtual healthcare, targeting especially elders and children. Knok partners with leading Hospitals, Healthcare Systems and Insurers to deliver industry superior telemedicine solutions.

Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential

SDG 9 Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure SDG 11 Sustainable Cities and Communities SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Lisbon Kitch

Rui Bento and Nuno Rodrigues

Sustainable delivery-first kitchens that use technology to reduce food waste and energy consumption whilst housing a selection of each city’s favourite restaurants and chefs.

By 2030, upgrade infrastructure and retrofit industries to make them sustainable, with increased resource-use efficiency and greater adoption of clean and environmentally sound technologies and industrial processes, with all countries taking action in accordance with their respective capabilities

By 2030, reduce the adverse per capita environmental impact of cities, including by paying special attention to air quality and municipal and other waste management

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Stockholm Omocom

Ola Lowden and Tobias Mård

On-demand microinsurance provider offering a digital system for risk calculation, matching, design of insurance terms and claims settlement for the circular economy.

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse

SDG 12 Responsible Consumption and Production

Lisbon Rnters

Guilherme Guerra, Francisco Bento and João Loff

The rental solution that is reimagining ownership by enabling products to be fully used, avoiding waste and promoting the shift towards sustainable consumption.

By 2030, substantially reduce waste generation through prevention, reduction, recycling and reuse.

SDG 3 Good Health and well being SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Copenhagen Platypus

Daniel Bowen and Nico Blier-Silvestri

HR tech solution that helps companies discover what their people value at every stage of the talent lifecycle, from attraction to management to retention

By 2030, reduce by one-third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being.

Promote development-oriented policies that support productive activities, decent job creation, entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation, and encourage the formalization and growth of micro-, small- and medium-sized enterprises, including through access to financial services

SDG 4 Quality Education SDG 8 Decent Work and Economic Growth

Lisbon Student Finance

Mariano Kostelec and Marta Palmeiro

A platform that scrapes real-time job market data and partners with education providers to finance educational outcomes through Income Share Agreements (ISAs).

By 2030, ensure equal access for all women and men to affordable and quality technical, vocational and tertiary education, including university.

Strengthen the capacity of domestic financial institutions to encourage and expand access to banking, insurance and financial services for all.

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