Founded in 2017, Lunar Ventures (formerly Berlin Innovation Ventures) is a seed fund investing in European startups at the intersection of software and deeptech. The firm invests across Europe into founders building high potential artificial intelligence, machine learning, blockchain, cybersecurity, big data, and analytics startups. The firm is founded by technology experts with backgrounds spanning from software development, computer science and product management.
Lunar Ventures founders use their experience and use their own research when it comes to investing. The prefer to invest pre-seed or at the seed stage of investment with up to €500,000 initial investment. Lunar Ventures looks for teams they feel have strong research and development background and products they feel can sell globally. The Lunar Ventures team prefers to invest in companies and teams they care about rather than current traction and sales trends.