Initiators

ICU
ICU
ICU is an independent Asset Management, Private Equity and Investment Advisory firm specialising in the emerging markets of Central and Eastern Europe.
WNISEF
WNISEF
Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF) is a $150 million regional fund, a pioneer in Ukraine and Moldova with more than two decades of successful experience in investing in small and medium-sized companies.
Horizon Capital
Horizon Capital
Horizon Capital is the leading private equity firm in Ukraine backed by over 40 institutional investors, managing four funds with assets under management of over $850 million and a tenure of 25 years in the region.
AIN
AIN
AIN.UA is a popular Ukrainian online magazine on IT business, startups, technology and entrepreneurship, highlighting the situation on the Ukrainian Internet market: deals and launches, success stories and failures, guidelines, case studies and investigations.
DTEK
DTEK
DTEK is the largest private investor in Ukraine’s energy sector. Rapid development of new technologies, alternative energy markets, energy efficiency and energy-saving technologies as well as decarbonization has driven the world towards a global transformation. DTEK has met the global market challenges with an Innovation DTEK stream and embedded it as its core driving force. Focusing on cooperation with startups, we are ready to collaborate with Venture Funds as industrial partner in order to support innovation community across the Globe.

Data partners

AVentures Capital
AVentures Capital
AVentures Capital team backs talented Ukrainian entrepreneurs with innovative ideas, global thinking, and solid execution skills. The fund invests in early stage startups as well as advises IT businesses across all stages and other funds on strategy and execution. They split their time between Kyiv and San Francisco, investing in companies that disrupt global markets while using Ukraine-based R&D teams as a leverage in global competition.
UVCA
UVCA
UVCA shapes the future direction of the venture capital and private equity industry in Ukraine by promoting its investment opportunities, advocating the interests of private equity investors to policymakers, and improving the local investment and business climate.
TechUkraine
TechUkraine
TechUkraine is a nation-wide platform, uniting key Tech players to develop the ecosystem and driving the cooperation of ecosystem leaders, government officials, business partners and donors to further support Tech and to spread the word.