Swanlaab Venture Factory is a Venture Capital (VC) fund with a professional backup provided by the Israeli VC group Giza Venture Capital (Giza VC). Giza VC investment professionals contribute with wealth of expertise and experience in communications, semiconductors, information technologies, enterprise software, life sciences and medical equipment, clean technologies, media, internet, and entertainment. With more than 20 years of experience, Giza VC stands at the forefront of Israel’s venture capital industry, having made more than 100 investments and achieved more than 40 successful exits. Since 1992, Giza has raised six funds and invested over $600 million. Its strong performance places the group in global top 2% among 130 VC funds reviewed by CalPERS (CalPERS Private Equity Program report).
Established in 2014, Swanlaab Venture Capital is run by a complementary and experienced team of entrepreneurs, corporate financiers, and investment professionals, with experience at international level.
Our goal is to invest in, empower and develop the most innovative Spanish companies at international level. Backed by over 40-years’ experience providing operational support to more than 2,000 companies in their internationalization processes, we invest growth capital and work together with professional entrepreneurs who wish to build solid, scalable and long-lasting companies. Our experience, team, proprietary methodology and execution platform minimize the risk factors inherent to a new venture, allowing founders to focus on their businesses’ development and success.
Thanks to its expertise and experienced team, Giza Venture Capital Group has become one of the leading VC groups and has led to numerous successful exits. Some of the winning investments include: XtremIO (acquired by EMC for $435M), Soluto (acquired by Asurion for $100M+), Oplus (acquired by Intel for $100M+), Actimize (acquired by NICE Systems for $281M), Precise (IPO on NASDAQ; acquired by Veritas), Zoran (IPO on NASDAQ; acquired by CSR), M-Systems (IPO on NASDAQ; acquired by SanDisk).
Giza Venture Capital group was established in 1992 and has managed funds in excess of $600 million.
Over the past 20+ years on the Venture Capital industry, Giza VC has made more than 100 investments in Israel, Europe, the United States, and Asia.
Giza VC has achieved more than 40 successful exits. Portfolio companies were not only acquired by industry leaders and exited to strategic investors, but also taken public (IPO).
Invest in Spain
Swanlaab Venture Factory’s aim is to use Giza Venture Capital Group’s broad investment experience and international network of business contacts as well as the Spanish team’s expert local knowledge to identify Spanish companies and teams with extraordinary international growth potential and take them global.