SET Ventures

European Smart Energy Venture Capital

General information


Amsterdam, Noord-Holland


SET Ventures manages venture capital funds targeting the Energy Sector. We invest in European early growth-stage companies that can impact the future of the energy markets worldwide. SET Ventures invests up to €6M per portfolio company and we have proven to be able to pick the future winners in the sector by value chain investing and finding the highest growth opportunities.


Rene Savelsberg (Co-Founder & CEO), Wouter Jonk (Co-Founder & Managing Director)


Rafael Koene (Senior Investment Manager), Craig Douglas (Associate), Julie Padberg (Associate)

Investment information

Investment type

Early stage venture investments

Investment size

1M – 6M

Investing in

Smart energy, ICT/Energy Crossover, Energy storage, Energy market transition, Distributed Generation, Regulation, Low cost energy, Renewables

Investments made

4energy, AlertMe, Energyworx, EnOcean, Epyon, General Fusion, LUXeXceL, MicroShade, NGenTech, O-flexx, Sefaira, Sonnen


Epyon (Acquired by ABB), AlertMe (Acquired by British Gas)