OUR MAIN ASSETS
SEED AND EARLY STAGE
We are investing in seed and early stage startups with tickets starting at 50.000€. Tickets can go up to 500.000€ and individual angels are prepared to co-invest.
PROVEN MARKET TRACTION
We are interested into startups with proven market traction or minimal viable product that know their target group and are ready to make the next move.
Our main aim is to support the local startup ecosystem, but we are always willing to go the extra mile for exceptional startups.
We know it is not only about the idea but about the people that will bring it to life. We believe in driven and passionate individuals with a vision.
OUR RECENT INVESTMENTS
Since November 2019 Silicon Gardens Fund II is actively investing into perspective Slovenian startups.
Blub Blub Inc. helps parents uncover their child’s potential by providing the highest quality screen time out there. They are a fast-growing subscription business that started in the speech and language development niche and will become a top-tier player in the children’s digital app market by 2022.
Influee is an influencer marketing and content creation platform. It connects brands with influencers and enables them to collaborate in an easy way.
Coherence is on a mission is to democratize online games by supporting the creation of massively scalable and persistent virtual worlds for studios of any size. Tight editor integration with Unity and other game engines will make it easy for developers to add multiplayer connectivity to their games.
Noir is a place where food and wine experiences meet a global community and a brand at the intersection of content, community and commerce built around food and wine.
Mimo is a platform that teaches app-making, website-building, hacking, and more in a fun and effective way — online or on the go. How it works: Mimo brings topics that normally fill books, classes, and video sessions into bite-size lessons that don’t take longer than a minute to complete and, therefore, work anytime and anywhere.
Aequus is building the next generation hybrid bidding and mediation platform for in-app ad monetization. They will provide a truly independent, neutral and transparent ad technology platform for mobile app developers and publishers to take control of their ad monetization.
Bird Buddy is an AI powered smart bird feeder that rejuvenates a traditional concept and enables daily bite-sized connections with nature any time, anywhere! It notifies you of your feathered visitors, captures their photos and organizes them in a beautiful collection that is easy to admire and share.
OUR SUCCESS STORIES
In our first fund Silicon Gardens Fund I (2014 -2016) we have invested into ten startups, six of them are still alive and growing.
Flaviar is a Slovenian and US based spirits discovery commerce company that simplifies tasting craft and premium spirits, helps customers discover their own favourites, and build a home bar. On top of that, Flaviar is a cultural hub and community dedicated to democratising access, exploration, education, and discovery in the world of fine spirits.
Cleanshelf is a SaaS optimisation software, an all-in-one solution to track, optimise and benchmark cloud software subscriptions.
Povio started as a social media app by which a user was able to »ping« another who would answer with a photo. In 2015 they pivoted into a design and development agency.