Ascension VenturesAscension Ventures is a VC investing in early-stage digital media and tech startups. The team has deep knowledge of the digital media and tech sectors (Online Video, Games, eCommerce/SaaS, Music, Edtech, Adtech) having worked at a senior level in these industries. The team is embedded in the London early-stage market, having established strong relationships with the tech hubs (Wayra, Microsoft, Oxygen, Accelerator Academy, eSpark, Mass Challenge, Google, etc.). Their strong industry knowledge and contacts help to attract the most compelling early-stage digital media companies and the best entrepreneurs looking for more than just money from their investors. Ascension will be launching two new Funds in 2016: its third ASCEND SEIS Digital Media Fund (now closed) and a £35m Growth Fund focusing on post-Seed, pre-Series A investments.
|Investor Type||Venture Funds|
|Investment Stage||Seed, Start-Up|
|Investment Range||Less than £150k, £150k - £250k|
|Sectors Considered||Consumer Technology, Creative Arts and Entertainment, Digital Media and Content|
|No. of opportunities selected each year||15-20|
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Ascension backs content marketing AI, Concured
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Ascension Invests in SaaS startup zeroheight
Ascension Ventures is pleased to announce its investment from the ASCEND SEIS Fund III into SaaS...
Ascension Ventures invest in SaaS startup Localistico
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