investiere, a Zurich, Switzerland-based digital startup investment platform, rebranded as Verve Ventures.
The name change reflects the ambition to become a pan-European firm, that facilitates cross-border investments and helps promising startups succeed by giving them access to a continent-wide network of investors.
Verve Ventures’ new website is verve.vc.
Started in 2010 by Steffen Wagner and Lukas Weber, Verve Ventures screens startups and conducts professional due diligence before making them available on a digital platform that offers deal-by-deal access to private and institutional investors. The community currently consists of close to 5000 qualified private investors.
family offices and pension funds. Verve Ventures now regularly invests up to several million in one financing round. The firm has invested more than 130 million euros in more than 100 startups so far.