Innova Capital is a venture capital and private equity firm investing in mid-market companies that is headquartered in Warsaw, Poland and was founded in 1994. The firm typically invests in mid-market companies valued between €50 – 150 million with investment horizons of between three to five years. According to the firms website (as of October 2019) they have €1.1 billion in total funds managed, 56 investments in 10 countries, 6 fund cycles, 15 investment professionals, and €872 million applied.
Innova capital focuses on investing primarily in companies operating in Central Europe with investments ranging from €15 to €40 million. The firm invests in companies operating in several sectors such as financial services, TMT, business services, consumer products & services, healthcare, and retail.
Notable transactions overseen by Innova Capital include: Euronet, PolCard, Mercor, ACE Group, Voxtel, MobilRom, GlobTel, Libet, and Grupa Wirtualna Polska.
CEE Fund of the Year Award
In 2016 Innova Capital won the CEE Fund of the Year Award by Unquote magazine for their Innova/5 venture capital fund.