|Phone||+33 1 45 61 30 95|
|Description||Venture capital firm|
|Aster II, 1/2010||€105M|
|Schneider Electric Ventures I, 1/2002||€50M|
Aster Capital is a leading venture capital firm sponsored by Alstom, Schneider Electric and Rhodia, three global leaders with combined revenues in excess of US$60bn.
Since 2000, Aster’s mission (formerly Schneider Electric Ventures) has been to support innovative start-ups by accelerating their growth. We focus on highly promising companies that have developed superior solutions to solve global challenges in the energy and environment sectors.
We focus on start-ups where we can help creating value by leveraging our industrial sponsors. For example, by setting-up business partnerships, facilitating market access or joint-development agreements with Alstom, Solvay/Rhodia and/or Schneider Electric, we help our entrepreneurs to achieve their ambitions.
Aster II, a €105M fund launched in 2010 is managed by our team in Europe, North America, China, Japan and Israel, providing Aster with a global footprint to invest in the best companies worldwide.
|Avantium Technologies||6/2011||Venture Round||$43.9M||7|
|SemiSouth Laboratories||8/2006||Series A||$5M||6|
|TRONICS GROUP||3/2006||Series D||$2.03M||6|
|Microbridge Technologies Canada||2/2005||Series B||$5.5M||6|