Aster Capital is a leading venture capital fund sponsored by Alstom, Solvay, Schneider Electric and the European Investment Fund. Aster is currently investing out of their second fund – Aster II – a $140M fund launched in 2010, with an investment focus on early stage energy and environmental technologies with a limited amount of the fund available for seed and growth stage investments. Their team is global with operations in Europe, North America, China, Japan and Israel, providing Aster with the footprint to invest in the best very companies and technologies worldwide.
Aster brings more than just a check: they help create value by leveraging the strong relationships with their industrial sponsors, and will assist in setting-up business partnerships, facilitating market access, providing technical assistance and coordinating joint-development agreements with our sponsors and others in our ecosystem, helping the start-ups to achieve their ambitions.
More info: www.aster.com