Nascent Ventures

Launchpad for hi-tech start-ups


General information


Amsterdam, Noord Holland


Nascent Ventures selects high potential technologies derived from (nano-)physics research at universities and research institutes in the Netherlands. After a positive investment decision a new startup company will be established by issuing founder shares to the founding partners, including the Fund. After establishment, the Fund will provide a convertible loan up to 250k tp fund the startup during the exploration phase.


Hans Brouwer, Steven Tan

Investment information

Investment type

Seed investments

Investment size

50k – 250k

Investing in

Embedded hardware and software, photonics, optics, nanotechnology, mechatronics, high tech, advanced materials, circuits

Investments made

Amsterdam Scientific Instruments