ICOS Capital

For technology innovations that promote sustainability of human beings & their environment

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Badhoevedorp, Noord-Holland


Since its inception in 2005 Icos Capital has established a distinct and successful business model to finance cleantech innovations. This model integrates the classical venture capital approach with the market experience, market access and technical expertise of larger corporations.

Icos Capital’s investment team has over 60 years cumulative venture capital experience. Our team members have led and internationally syndicated deals with top tier funds; realized trade sales and IPOs; and assisted start-ups in becoming successful ventures.

Icos Capital and its corporate partners offer unparalleled support to the start-ups in their quest to become market leaders in terms of strategic partnerships and hands on assistance. The consortium includes top tier listed companies such as, Corbion and Royal BAM Group in the Netherlands.


Nityen Lal (Partner), Peter van Gelderen (Partner), Fred van Efferink (Partner), Véronique de Bruijn (Investment Director), Daan den Ouden (Industry Partner), Ger Spruijtenburg (Industry partner), Markus Flick (Strategic Partner), John van Grootel (Industry Advisor), Peter Jongenburger (Industry Advisor), Jacco Rijnbeek (Strategic Partner), Maarten ten Doesschate (Strategic Partner), Marieke Plasmeijer (Office Manager), Norbert Danneberg (Industry Partner)

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Investment information

Investment type

Early stage venture investments

Investment size

500k – 2.5M

Investing in


Investments made

InnoSolid, Exasun, Solesta, Microdish, Resteel, Metal Membranes, Photanol, Rainmaker, Bio Actor


Resteel (Acquired)