Investment date: Feb 2017
Co-investors: Breega Capital and Business Angels
Coowry is an end-to-end micropayment platform that allows mobile users utilize their airtime as digital cash, creating a Global Marketplace for digital transactions. Coowry solves the complexity and costs of micropayments in the digital economy, where billions of dollars are exchanged each year (on apps, digital contents, affiliate payments and P2P transactions), and where the average individual transaction amounts are less than US$10. Its solution makes micropayment processing easy and frictionless, using Telecoms Operators as "exchange agents" instead of Banks. It is commission free both for users and merchants and transactions with values starting from just a few cents clear in real time. Any user with a mobile phone number can start using Coowry immediately, without the need to register, download an app, or have a banking relationship. Coowry has strategic partnerships with Telecom Operators in South East Asia and Latin America, enabling micropayments for more than 500M customers, and they are now expanding to Europe.
Investment date: Mar 2018
Co-investors: Sabadell Ventures, Torret road and Business Angels
Trappit has developed ARPO© a software solution with proprietary algorithms that allows to monitor the price evolution of plane tickets after their issuance. The tool detects potential price reductions on any equivalent ticket to the given one, on the same flight, allowing the client to exchange his pre-existing ticket for a cheaper one (as long as the client can benefit price-wise of the process). The algorithm is unique and protected, and it can render the service without the need of a provider, resulting in a very easily scalable application. Trappit’s solution integrates seamlessly with the travel agent of their clients, without added costs for the client or agent, providing an automated solution that maximises their clients’ costs savings. The big players in corporate travel have already gotten in touch with Trappit and even big airlines and corporates have started to evaluate and experiment the added value that Trappit services provide. At present Trappit is made up of a team of 15 people and it plans to grow its forces in 8 more employees, mainly to follow through new business developments and open a new office in the U.K to properly cover the European market.
Investment date: Jul 2017
Co-investors: Global Omnium and Business Angels
Sales Layer is a cloud based CMS that synchronizes the product information everywhere (web, ecommerce, marketplaces, mobile, social media) in just one click.
Sales Layer helps companies to improve the process of managing and updating their catalogues in 3 steps:
- Centralizing the data management in the cloud.
- Synchronizing the information everywhere.
- Analyzing the data usage of the end user to improve product development processes.
Investment date: Oct 2017
Co-investors: Keywords, CSQ and others
Unnax has developed a Banking as a Service platform that allows the creation of new products and services to companies and financial institutions, in an agile and simple way. The multi-product platform offers payment solutions and money movements, financial data and tools for risk measurement, as well as products for the management of customer validation processes, identity verification tools, fraud prevention, etc.
Unnax technology is modularly designed so that new applications created by its customers can be easily integrated with its products. All the company's technology has been designed to comply with the European Union's Payment Services Directive 2, known as PSD2, which is expected to take effect next year.
Investment date: Nov 2017
Co-investors: JME Venture Capital y Sonae IM
Continuum Security is a Spanish cybersecurity company in the Application Security sector and creator of an industry leading Threat Modeling platform. Founded and managed by Stephen de Vries and Cristina Bentué Continuum has become a benchmark in the Application Security Requirements and Threat Management (ASRTM) sector, recently coined by Gartner in their Hype Cycle report.In 2016 the company launched IriusRisk, a solution aimed at enterprises to help developers and security analysts reduce and mitigate software vulnerabilities at application design time. In addition, the company has also built the BDD-Security framework, an open source dynamic testing tool that helps businesses integrate security testing in their development pipelines and is already a staple in SecDevOps deployments.
Investment date: Oct 2018
Co-investors: Banco Sabadell y Aliad
Mysphera is an IoT startup. Their vision is to empower Clinicians, Patients, and Healthcare Management with smartsensor-driven on-demand actionable information to improve patient care outcomes while increasing efficient management of resources in hospitals, senior living, and patient homes. Healthcare providers win process visibility to improve efficiency, efficacy and optimization of resources in real time and thanks to data analisys.
Investment date: Apr 2019
Sector: Sw/Competitive intelligence
Co-investors: Adara Venture Partners and Caixa Capital Risk
Kompyte is a competitive intelligence tool designed to respond in real-time to its users’ competitors' online strategies. Kompyte automates competitor tracking & reporting, eliminates manual research and enables companies to organize, share and act on competitive intelligence. Kompyte is the All-in-One Analysis Platform for Product, Marketing and Sales teams to stay ahead of the competition.
Investment date: Jul 2019
Sector: Sw/AI/Speech analytics
Co-investors: Sabadell Venture Capital
PREDICTIVA is an artificial intelligence (AI) company that has developed a technology based on machine learning and natural language that structures and analyzes the information present in customer service calls or telephone sales. The goal is to automate processes and save costs, improving the customer experience and increasing sales conversion. They achieve this with their main voice analysis product: CLARA. CLARA is turning voice calls into an automated source of extraction and categorization information and feedback. Their goal is to be the world's leading company in quality control robotization and compliance audits in telephone interactions (customer service, sales, loyalty and back office calls).
Investment date: Oct 2019
Co-investors: Prosegur and Amadeus
SITUM develops software that acts as a GPS for the interior of buildings. Among its multiple cases of use, is to guide people so that a visitor of a hospital, a shopping center, an airport or a large building knows its location in real time and receives instructions to reach its destination. The core technology behind Situm Platform and its tracking / wayfinding solutions is an algorithm that merges preexisting information in the environment (magnetic fields, Bluetooth, WiFi) with data from inertial sensors of smartphones (compass, gyroscope and accelerometer) to provide an accuracy of less than 5 meters without the need of additional hardware.
Investment date: Oct 2019
Sector: SW/Information technology
Co-investors: Kibo, JME y Active Venture Partners
Odilo is the first digital content marketplace for B2B. Making possible for any customer to purchase digital content. The company, whose mission is to promote educational equality with quality content, accessible and affordable for all, has been responsible for bringing digital culture to citizens of different countries such as Chile, Ecuador, United States, Uruguay, Australia... In addition, the company already has the support of more than 4,500 institutions and the European Commission, within the project to improve literacy in Europe.
Investment date: Dec 2019
Sector: SaaS/Fleet Management
Co-investors: México Ventures
Pulpomatic is a vehicle asset management platform for optimizing fleet operations. The SaaS product is offered in Spain, Mexico and Colombia and promises to reduce costs by around 20% and time by around 50% for management tasks, bringing your fleet to an optimized level. Features included are vehicle, driver and fuel management, maintenance and suppliers, vehicle inspections, GPS tracking, etc. DHL, Avon, Telefonica and Zeiss have already signed up as clients.
Investment date: Nov 2020
Co-investors: Nauta, JME, Knight Ventures, Bankinter, Telefónica
Smart Protection is a high-tech company committed to fighting counterfeit sales and brand abuse on the Internet. The technology platform tracks down and eliminates illegal copies of digital assets automatically. to minimize the negative impact that such infringements have on sales and brand reputation. Smart Protection has been operating since 2014 and is serving 200 customers from 14 countries (EU, LATAM,North America), protecting more than 150 Brands, Media and Publishing companies.
Investment date: Jan 2021
Co-investors: Nauta, Bankinter, Zuby Labs, Encomenda,
Landbot is a Conversational Website Builder that allows businesses to create a fully customized chatbot in minutes without coding that’s integrated into their workflow and finally add it to their websites in different formats – from a classic live chat to a full-page conversation – to engage visitors and increase conversion rates.