Easo Ventures is a Basque and private venture capital company that was created with the aim of helping people and companies to have a clear growth project, providing investment, advice, and experience. The firm has a team of directors and analysts including Pedro Muñoz-Baroja (Managing Partner), Jose Poza (General Partner), Juan Mari Ochoa (General Partner), Josep María Echarri (General Partner); and Josean Barrena (General Partner). The team of analysts includes Jon Blázquez (Venture Partner) and Teresa Gómez (Investment Analyst).
Easo Ventures is a generalist fund. That is, a vehicle that oversees the analysis of different projects regardless of their sector. Provided the project has a growth potential.
Founded in March 2018, Easo Ventures maintains an investment approach that focuses not only on the sector, but also on the investment opportunities it must identify. Easo Ventures supports invested companies through the experience and knowledge of a team of mentors who collaborate with the firm and who also have investment advice and field experience.
Regarding investment, Easo Ventures has an investment program that is in line with the type of project under development with a clear growth strategy. In terms of advice, it has the experience and knowledge of a large team of collaborating mentors. Finally, the team of Easo Ventures has the experience of projects in which it has participated, promoting their development and growth. With all this, Easo Ventures invests in all the national territory.
Easo Ventures is structured in 3 phases: Phase 0, Phase 1, and Phase 2. Phase 0 groups together investments made in projects that are at an early stage of their development in which the growth potential and the entrepreneurs capable of leading the project have a fundamental value. In Phase 0, Easo Ventures would make an investment of €50,000 conditional on its passing through the BerriUp acceleration program (BerriUp.com). Phase 1 and Phase 2 would group together investments in companies that have a proven business model and a clear growth strategy. In these phases, investments would range from €100,000 to one million Euro. In addition, Easo Ventures reserves a percentage of the available capital to value future follow-on from companies that evolve positively.
The firm has a set of investments. Phase 0 investments include: EDUCA REALITY, S.L., products and educational platform based on augmented reality and virtual reality; THE BLUE LANTERN, S.L., a secure platform for mental health professionals; TWIN&CHIC, S.L., focused on sustainable fashion for children; or ÉXITO OPOSICIONES, S.L., a platform with intelligent algorithms to facilitate the study of competitions, among others. Phase 1 investments include: IOMED MEDICAL SOLUTIONS, S.L., a software with algorithms that allows the analysis of clinical history information; OREKA TRAINING, S.L., a patented bicycle roller that allows training that is very similar to the open road; or CIN ADVANCED SYSTEMS GROUP, S.L., focused on solutions for high precision measurement and defect detection by artificial vision.
Finally, Phase 2 has an investment portfolio made up of SUMMUS RENDER, S.L., the cloud-based platform that allows the creation and management of digital content creation studies for the animation and VFX sectors; BEGAS MOTOR, S.L., dedicated to the manufacture of LPG engines for heavy vehicles; and PLASTIC REPAIS SYSTEM 2011, S.L.: which focuses on the repair of plastic objects using patented technology.