JME Ventures

JME Ventures is an early-stage investment fund based in Madrid. Its investments focus on early-stage (pre-seed to series A) Spanish companies, or companies founded by Spaniards, that are tech-focused and have outstanding traction. Javier Alarcó (CEO) and José Manuel Entrecanales are the founding partners of the venture capital fund.

The fund specializes in the technology sector, targeting both B2B and B2C with stakes of between €500,000 and €4 million, acquiring between 10% and 20% of the company’s capital. It aims to invest in around eight companies per year with the potential to turn them into an exit within five to seven years. To this end, it seeks a combination of team, product/business model and market that will enable them to achieve the above goal.

JME Ventures carries out a detailed research and analysis process prior to investing in companies. One of their key points is that they try to make fast decisions to make the financing process as painless as possible. It currently manages three funds with a total of more than €110 million. The fund has invested in 30 startups with great projection and growth in the Spanish ecosystem. Some examples are Flywire, Lingokids, Genially, Odilo, Emjoy, Ironhack, Worldsensing and Jobandtalent. They have also made seven exits: the sale of Saluspot to Telefónica, of Dexma to one of the company’s partners, of Flywire to the Singapore sovereign wealth fund in summer 2018, the sale of Jetlore to Paypal, the sale of to Kustomer, etc.

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Spanish private banking fintech Flanks raises €2.3 million in investment round

Flanks, the Spanish wealthtech has become the first aggregator specializing in securities accounts in Europe. Now has raised €2.3 million in an investment round led by JME Ventures and SeedRocket 4Founders Capital. Other investors have also participated as the business angel group Lanai Partners, which invests in disruptive and scalable startups. The firm is chaired […]

Investments | Investments
Ritmo closes a seed round of €13.8M to provide capital as a service for e- commerce businesses

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Dudyfit raises 700.000 euros in investment round to continue leading the digitisation of the fitness industry

DudyFit closes its second investment round of €700,000. The Spanish startup founded by Mario Morante and Javier Ortega, whose business model is based on an all-in-one software for personal trainers, has conquered JME Ventures and some of the most renowned business angels in this country with its great projection. The platform, which offers an all-in-one […]

Venture capital | Fintech
JME Ventures, the venture capital fund manager that invests in technology companies

JME Venture Capital is an early-stage venture capital fund manager (entry into pre-seed, seed and series A phases and capacity to accompany up to late-stage growth phases), which invests without leverage in the share capital of recently created technology-based companies (with a life span of less than 5 years) with high growth potential, mainly in Spain.

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BCN3D has closed an investment round of €2,7m

BCN3D, the research group that created the disruptive 3D printing technology IDEX, has raised a seed round of 2.7 million Euro through JME Venture Capital, Accurafy4 and Victoria.