CDP Venture Capital
FOR OVERALL AND SUSTAINABLE GROWTH OF ITALIAN VENTURE CAPITAL We use direct and indirect investments to promote the development of all players in the innovation chain. We enable companies, investors and start-ups to foster new opportunities for growth and development. We support the creation of Programmes of Acceleration and Technology Transfer Hubs across the region, in the form of co-investment, for overall market growth. MISSION CDP Venture Capital – Fondo Nazionale Innovazione aims to make Venture Capital a strategic pillar to Italy's economic growth and innovation, creating the conditions for a comprehensive and sustainable growth of the Italian Venture Capital ecosystem. CDP VENTURE CAPITAL AIMS TO: Expand both direct and indirect investments, overseeing existing funds while encouraging the emergence of new funds to support startups at all stages of their growth cycle. Develop the community by bringing together companies, investors and startups for exchange of ideas and pursue new opportunities. Foster the evolution of the Venture Capital system by working in synergy with national agencies and institutions that support startups and by creating a network with key players at the international level. Foster the evolution of the Venture Capital system by working in synergy with national agencies and institutions that support startups and by creating a network with key players at the international level. CDP Equity is a holding company of Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group, that was created to boost the Italian economy by investing risk capital in companies of strategic national interest.