Swisscom Ventures is the venture capital arm of Swisscom AG, the leading telecommunications and IT provider in Switzerland. Since our inception in 2007, we have invested in over 50 IT, digital media and telecommunication companies from our offices in Switzerland (Zurich and Lausanne) and the USA (Silicon Valley). As a strategic investor, we offer entrepreneurs access to our technical infrastructure and market channels in addition to financial support.
These 5 start-ups convinced the jury with their business model. From 24 to 30 September, they will benefit from the personal experiences of top entrepreneurs, venture capitalists and tech companies in Silicon Valley.
Well-renowned venture capital research platform CB Insights recently published a list featuring the most active corporate VCs in the world in 2016. With 9 new investments in 2016, Swisscom Ventures came in as 2nd most active telco/CATV corporate VC and 19th most active corporate VC in the world overall.