A Technology
VC Fund

We invest in innovative software and hardware projects at startup stage, contributing to cleaner Earth, more natural environment and wiser society.

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Philosophy

VFE invests in projects around Industry 4.0 and IoT which:

Develop and implement innovative software and hardware contributing to cleaner Earth, air and water.

Commercialize technologies significantly improving ergonomics of work and productivity of systems.

Implement new business models supporting improvement of life quality and work conditions.

Our Fund in a nutshell:

Focus:

Technology and ICT projects with global reach

Initial Fund size:

30 m PLN

Investors:

RST (private funding) + Polish Development Fund (public funding)

Stage of projects:

Seed, startup, early growth

Ticket size:

1 - 3m PLN
(250 - 750k EUR)

Investments:

Equity or buyout

Co-investments allowed:

Yes

Fund lifetime:

10 years

Sample investments we carry out:

Investments which we will carry out:
Industrial automation/ robotics
Renewable energy sources and energy harvesting
Internet of Things
Advanced materials and composites
Software & hardware platforms
Smart solutions for clean environment
Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning
Medical Technology
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Our team:

Piotr Kłodnicki

Piotr Kłodnicki

General partner

Experienced investment manager and CFO, working for VC sector as well as for numerous Telco, Mobile, E-commerce and Lifescience companies.

E-mail: piotr@vfe.vc

Tomasz Popów

Tomasz Popów

General partner

Specialist in business modeling in Internet projects and e-commerce. Entrepreneur, co-founder, and manager of various companies i.e. XOFTO, SkyStorage, Software Brothers, Sheetsu, RentingLock, Carly, Zeccer, SmartLunch.

E-mail: tomek@vfe.vc

Twitter: @tomekpopow

Piotr Kłodnicki

Wojciech Jopek

Investment Director

Serial inventor and founder of technology companies. Specializing in mechatronics, metallurgy, chemistry and pharma, advanced composites and many others.

E-mail: wojtek@vfe.vc

Our partners:

RST Software Masters PFR Ventures

+48 697 888 104

RST Ventures for Earth
Racławicka 2 - 4, 53 - 146 Wrocław