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Submit your startup like a founder pro in just 30′

  • On November 21, 2018
As we approach the cut-off date of November 25 for Pre-Seed Investment, our team has put down tips to help you organize your material and submit your funding proposal in no more than 30’ good minutes. Say what? Before setting off, make sure you are indeed suited for Pre-Seed based on the way that we […]
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Our Seed Investment in Intelistyle: The A.I. Fashion Stylist

  • On November 13, 2018
We are excited to lead the $600K Seed round into London-based Intelistyle, the Artificial Intelligence fashion stylist. Intelistyle provides A.I. styling solutions to fashion retailers, helping them address the needs of the 1 in 2 people that are looking for styling advice at their favourite retail locations online or in-store. Intelistyle’s product allows retailers to […]
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7 must-haves to get your tech start-up funded

  • On November 6, 2018
There are many reasons why we choose to invest in some companies, which reflect our way of thinking and expectations. Below are some must-haves which will help you secure funding from us:   1. Committed and Determined Founders It’s not uncommon for us to get submissions for early stage funding from teams that don’t have […]
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Our second Pre-Seed Investment Call for investment up to €200K is now open. Our Seed investment evaluations are ongoing and open throughout the year.

  • On October 29, 2018
At Metavallon VC we are excited to announce our second Pre-Seed Investment Call, which is now open with a submission cut-off date on November 25th. You can submit your proposal via our website here. The first Pre seed investment cycle was finalized in H1 2018 and saw our first investments on Speen, Useberry, Racecheck and […]
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Welcome Purposeful: drug repurposing with a focus on rare diseases

  • On October 4, 2018
We are delighted to welcome Athens-based Purposeful as the latest addition to our investment portfolio. Using its advanced computational workflow and chemo/bioinformatics expertise, Purposeful aims to discover alternative effects for drugs already on the market. The company has developed a smart filtering strategy, which in combination with its focus on the overlooked rare disease area […]
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Our investment in Racecheck: The global race-finder where athletes help athletes.

  • On September 25, 2018
We are pleased to be leading Racecheck’s €250Κ pre-seed investment round. Racecheck was founded in London by Greek siblings Alexandros and Katerina Tanti in order to help recreational athletes find and evaluate endurance sports events around the world. In just two years it has grown into a platform where tens of thousands of athletes use […]
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Introducing Useberry: targeted, real-user feedback right on prototypes

  • On September 18, 2018
We are pleased to tell you that we support ambitious Athens-based start-up Useberry through a €200K pre-seed investment. Useberry (formerly Happenapp) develops a platform allowing companies building web or mobile applications to test and validate their UX choices through automated user tests right on prototypes. Their product helps freelance designers, companies with in-house technology and […]
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Speen: Welcoming a cutting-edge solution in our portfolio

  • On September 11, 2018
At Metavallon VC, we are thrilled to announce a €200k investment in Speen, an Athens based start-up active in the mobility sector and developing electrical transportation systems and solutions. Founded by mechanical engineers Nikolas Charalampous, Spyros Kittos and Iakovos Dimitriou in mid 2017 and based out of Athens, Greece, Speen develops cutting-edge electric bike propulsion […]
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Metavallon VC at GP Spring Forum 2018 by Draper Venture Network at Japan

  • On April 26, 2018
This year the annual General Partners (GP) Spring Forum organized by the notable Draper Venture Network took place at Tokyo, Japan. As a proud DVN member, Metavallon VC participated with two of our Partners, Yorgos and Alexandra, who joined over 40 other leading investors from global VC funds of the Network to exchange insights and […]
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Final Call: How to submit your startup for funding in just 5 days

  • On April 10, 2018
As we approach the submission deadline for Pre-Seed Investment, startups with brilliant solutions are looking for ways to make their work stand out – and more than a few just launched their company submission form. Can this be done – put together a solid submission in just 5 days? Challenge accepted! Let’s get started. First, […]
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