DFJ Esprit is a leading crossstage venture capital firm that invests in European technology companies. Members of the DFJ Esprit team have been active in technology investing for three decades.
We have experience of investing in over 200 companies, generating strong returns for investors through building valuable global companies alongside founders and management teams. The DFJ Esprit partners have invested and helped build many of Europe's most successful venture companies of recent years, including Apatech, Buy.at, Icera, KVS, LOVEFiLM, CSR, Domantis and Zeus. DFJ Esprit is the exclusive European partner for the Silicon Valley based Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ) Global Network of venture funds. DFJ Esprit invests across Europe and has partners located in London, Cambridge, Dublin, Helsinki and Paris.
Between €1 and €15m.
Larger rounds (up to €30m) through syndication with our partners in the DFJ Network.
Advanced Materials, Digital Media and Web 2.0, Electronics, Energy, Environmental, ICT, Medical devices, Photonics, Semi-conductor, Software, Telecommunications.
Stage in the investment process:
Seed/Early Stage, Series A, Expansion