Playfair CapitalPlayfair Capital is one of Europe's best known early-stage VC fund. Founded in 2013, we invest in tenacious entrepreneurs building technology that generates a quantum leap in the way people live, work, and play for the better. Fundamentally, we want to invest in companies that matter. A core tenet of our ethos is to invest and work on a level playing field with our entrepreneurs. We partner closely with our teams to provide the financial, operational, and strategic support required to bring their visionary technologies to the world. We’ve backed companies across the UK, Europe, the US, and Africa.
|Investor Type||Venture Funds|
|Investment Stage||Seed, Start-Up, Early Stage VC|
|Investment Range||Less than £150k, £150k - £250k, £250k - £500k, £500k - £1m|
|No. of opportunities selected each year||6-10|
|Company Initial Fee||N/A|
|Company Success Fee||N/A|
|Company Advisory Fee||N/A|
|Investor Membership Fee||N/A|
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