INNOVATION. CAPITAL. NETWORK.
Welcome to venture forum neckar e. V. (vfn) the business angel association for startups, investors and companies.
As an institution for startup financing, we support innovative growth companies in building up their businesses and in their search for startup and growth capital. Our annual Industrie 4.0 congress provides an exclusive platform for this purpose, where capital-seeking startups and investors meet to exchange concrete ideas and business models and make initial contacts.
vfn sees itself as a link between the promotion of startups as well as the startup culture and the networking between business and science. We connect startups with the business community and provide access to suitable pre-seed / seed investments as well as the associated markets and promote the transfer of knowledge from startups to experienced players in the business community. Our members are made up of successful business angels, institutions, banks and companies. They support startups with their industry, management and leadership experience, as well as with their network.
We believe in positive impact through technological innovation.
Our investment areas.
Optimization & Automation
Additive Manufacturing (3D Printing)
Internet of Things
Big Data / AI
Health & Life Sciences
Green & Sustainability
Recycling & Waste Management