We are passionate about technology and would be glad to discuss existing needs and how we can assist in achieving goals and ambitions.
With deep experience in strategy, technology development, and capital raise we provide a unique blend of expertise.
We create a bridge between enterprises and breakthrough technologies to enable strategic growth through partnership and innovation.
Offering a seamless end-to-end service to help incumbents to leverage financial resources when available.
In an ever more competitive world, companies need to remain at the forefront of innovation. In order to be able to innovate, there are several actions aimed at launching calls for innovation. We monitor emerging technologies, while maintaining strong relationships with start-ups, R&D organizations, academic institutions, incubators, accelerators… the owners of disruptive technologies and cutting-edge research. Those relations allow us to provide technological solutions to organisations in need.
Our extensive, trust-based network and close relationships within the international high-tech industry and academic research centres enable us to find the state of the art in any technology or application field, no matter what the challenge is.
We help clients find new opportunities to their developments, by exploring market and technological needs and connecting them with solution providers.
We draw on a team of experienced management consultants, active global networks, market, industry, and scientific information resources and analytical rigour to deliver matches with meaningful outcomes and clear financial roadmaps.
We are experts in EU funding. We have partners covering national and regional grants in EU-28. The aim is to tandem organisations and guide them, from the idea generation, to the project preparation and beyond. A professional assessment whether a concept fills on a concrete funding scheme (full-accompanying process from conceptualisation, proposal writing, project management and so on).
Companies aiming to roll out innovative solutions and with ambitions to growth and internationalise have always public support available. Two good examples for that are:
EIC Accelerator Pilot (former SME Instrument)
The Enhanced EIC pilot funds high-potential, high-risk innovation developed by SMEs through the EIC Accelerator Pilot The EIC Accelerator Pilot offers Europe’s brightest and boldest entrepreneurs the chance to step forward and request funding for breakthrough ideas with the potential to create entirely new markets or revolutionise existing ones. The Enhanced EIC pilot features a pilot Accelerator. The EIC Accelerator pilot provides grant-only support as well as support in the form of blended finance (combining grant up to 2.5M€ and equity up to 15M€).
Fast Track to Innovation (FTI)
Is a fully-bottom-up funding instrument promoting close-to-market innovation activities. FTI aims to reduce the time from idea to market and to increase the join participation of industry, SMEs and other innovation agents.
FTI aims to nurture trans-disciplinary cross-fertilisation for industrial projects business-driven with a clear potential for quick market take-up.
FTI offer is a maximum EU contribution of €3M per proposal with time-to-grant of 6 months.
The upcoming Framework Programme FP9 for research and innovation has an estimated budget allocation of €100 billion for 2021-2027, so the opportunities are mind-blowing.