LATEST NEWS

Amid Corona pandemic, we keep investing!
Since the pandemic hit Europe angel investing activity has decreased as many angel investors and funds have stopped investing in new projects.
We at Alesco Ventures continue investing into startups as before the crisis. In fact, we are planning to close 2 new deals within the next weeks.
So if you are a startup or know of promising startups that are rising money, please let us know.
Best regards,

Richard Kobayashi
+81 (0)80 7826 9073
Alesco Ventures invests into blockhive, Inc.
On this day Alesco Ventures is happy to announce its investment into Japanese company blockhive, Inc.
Blockhive is relying on the use of digital identity and prepares Japan for the future of digital.
Like Alesco Ventures, the company has also strong presence in Estonia and will be bringing digital government knowhow to Japan. With the Japanese government pouring a 210 billion Yes budget into propagating the usage of its MyNumber system, we are very optimistic about this company’s future and see it as a key stone in our portfolio.
Alesco Ventures invests into Brandpad.
Cogitanda Dataprotect AG is our newest investment.
On February 15th, Cogitana Dataprotect AG is the newest company to join Alesco Ventures portfolio.
Cogitanda protects companies and private households in all cyber-risk issues and offers tailored insurances. Today a huge majority of companies have no cyber related insurance despite widespread recognition of the risks.
We at Alesco Ventures are positive that Cogitanda’s services will dominate this market niche.
Alesco Ventures invests into Jeff App.
On February 5th, Alesco Ventures, as part of an EstBAN syndicate invested into Latvian fintech startup Jeff App.
Jeff App has raised more than €300K this year to evolve its “Tinder for loans” solution in the Vietnamese market, as well as expand to Indonesia later in 2020.
Alesco Ventures joins EstBAN.
This month, Alesco Ventures has officially joined EstBAN (https://estban.ee/en) the Estonian Business Angel Network.
EstBAN is an organisation of angel investors committed to finding, funding and mentoring young companies and help them to find an exit.
In near future, we plan to do syndicate investments with EstBAN and its other members.
We have decided to invest in Innovation Investment LLC.
We have decided to invest in VentureBank.
New website release
We released the our website today.
Signed a joint investment contract with Thorgate Management OÜ.