Investors at 4YFN

Investors at 4YFN22 and how to meet them

The total amount of capital available for investment in startups is skyrocketing at €22.6 Billion. In this article we tell you more about who these investors are, what are they looking for and some tips on how to meet them.

From across the investment landscape, business angels, Venture capitalists, CVCs, family offices, investment banks, investment platforms and networks are gathering at 4YFN 2022. The 4YFN investors programme supports investors in making their time at the event as productive as possible.

Who will be there?

Investors from 35 countries are coming to 4YFN. Some of the investors have given us permission to announce them on our website – visit this page to discover great names from investor firms around the globe. At the end of this article is a complete list of all investment entities and networks who will be at the event.

We specifically highlight the presence of our investment partners for 2022 who have been collaborating in the development of certain aspects of the programme. This list of partners includes Adevinta ventures, Aser ventures, Cathay innovation, Conexo Ventures, EBAN, Encomenda, Invereadt, Notion, Prosus, Seay Ventures, Seedcamp, Ship2B ventures and Zubi Capital.

4YFN 22 investment partners

With the list of individual investors and funds at hand, the #MWC22 app allows you to search and reach out to investors to request meetings. You can also contact them over LinkedIn!

What are investors looking for?

We know that about 76% of startups at 4YFN are currently raising investment, but what type of deal-flow are investors interested in? we asked investors to choose the fields of investment and solutions they are interested in.

SaaS and other solutions applied to business and productivity are the leading interest for investors with over 55% indicating these options as a priority. Fintech and other solutions applied to financial and insurance services are of interest to 50% of investors. Other noticeable fields include smart cities (48%), digital health and healthcare solutions (46%) and retail and marketplaces (40%).

Comparing to previous years, we’re seeing increased interest from investors in startups working on social impact and sustainablity solutions, with 23% choosing this area as a priority.

How to meet investors at 4YFN22?

On-site, the focal point for investors is the investors corner within the Private Meeting Lounge (hall 6). However, you can also meet investors at some on the networking sessions at the community lounge, and catch them speaking on stage.

The 4YFN conference programme includes the investor series as well as other sessions where international investors like Paul Murphy (partner, Lightspeed Venture Parners), Annalise Dragic (partner, Sapphire ventures) and Isabelle Gallo (partner, Breega VC) will take the stage. The full list of investor-related sessions can be found here.

Attending investment entities

360 Capital
3WiseMen Strategic Advisory
4Founders Capital
500 Global
7r Ventures
Aa-xX Partners AB
AccelerAsia
Across Business Partners SL
Acton Capital Partners
Adara Ventures
AEA CAPITAL
AEBAN
AKTION LEGAL
Alexandria Angel Network
All Iron Ventures
Ananda Impact Ventures
Angel Club
ANSHU Capital Management Ltd
AQAL Capital GmbH
Armilar Venture Partners
AWASI / LEXCREA
Axxola GmbH
BAGI INVERSIONS
Baloise Group
BANC Business Angel Network Catalunya
Banco Sabadell (BStartup)
Bankinter
Belobaba Fund
Big Sur Ventures
BIGBAN
BITKRAFT Ventures
Bizangels Barcelona
Blom Market
Bolsa Social
Bonsai Partners
BONSAI PARTNERS
Bright Pixel
Busquets
Bynd Venture Capital
Caixa Capital Risc
Can Do Consulting
Capital Energy – Quantum
Capstone Partners
Catalana d’Inversions 98
Cecot
Cell VC
Chamaeleon
CIBC
CIRIAL180 
CM Ventures
CMC XXI
Coben 
Cobin Angels 
Cocoa
Conexo Ventures
Corporate Lab
Creas Impacto
Crèdit Andorrà
Croton Capital
Decelera Ventures
Demium Capital
DEPO Ventures
Dis Capital
Diversity VC – S&E Partners 
Dozen Investments
Draper B1
DTCP
Dynax Invest
EAE Invierte
Easo Ventures
EBAN
Eight Roads
ELAIA
Encomenda
Enki Capital
Enzo Ventures
F10 – BAN
Famara Ventures
Fides Capital
Firefish Capital SL
Fitalent – NTT DATA
Full Global Investments
Fundacion Innovación Bankinter
Gatzalen, S.L.
GED-CONEXO
GENUINNO
Glaxosmithkline 
Godó Ventures
GoHub
GP BULLHOUND
GR Capital
Grow VC Group
HCP-Global
Hearst Ventures
helloworld.vc
ICEX-Invest in Spain
IESE
IMPACT PARTNERS ibérica 
Impulse4women 
InfraVia Growth
Innovative Transformation
INNOVENTURES CAPITAL SL
Intema by MTS AI
Inveready
Investing for Good
JME Venture
JOIN Capital GmbH
K Fund
Kavedon Kapital
Keiretsu Forum
Kibo Ventures
KINS Technology Group
Kira Ventures
Lanta Capital
Levels Up Ventures
Lightbulb Trust
Lightspeed Ventures
Lucy Capital
Lunar Ventures
LVenture Group
Marcau Partners AG (Ringier Digital Ventures)
MAZE Impact
Media Digital Ventures
Mediterranean Angel Investors
Metavallon VC
Milano Investment Partners
Mind the Bridg
MONDRAGON CP
Monte Carlo Capital
Moonoa
Mundi Ventures
Muster Ventures
Nauta Capital
Naver
Nekko Capital 
NEPONTIS
Neptuno USA, Corp
NERO Ventures
Nina Capital
Noaymar
Northzone
NTT Data
Nuclio
Offline Fund
OMNES CAPITAL
Optiteam (DanBAN/ EBAN)
Optum Ventures
PADEINVEST
Padolç S.L.
Paocapital
Peekabond
Piton Capital 
Plug and Play
Possible Ventures
Redstone Digital
Repsol Ventures
Reus capital partners
Rising Tide Europe 
Roosh Ventures
Rulebreaker Ventures
S&E Partners
Sabadell Venture Capital
Sapphire Ventures
Scale Lab Andorra – Crèdit Andorrà
Scalex Ventures
Seaya Ventures
Secways,SL
Seedrs
Seedway Ventures SL
Senovo
Sevenzonic
Ship2B Ventures
Singtel Innov8 Pte Ltd
SixThirty Ventures
SK Telecom America
Solid5
Sommet AB
SonaeIM
Speedinvest
Successful Fund 1FCR
Summa Consultores 
Swanlaab
Technoplat Ltd.
Telefónica Ventures
Telegraphh Hill Capital
Tern
Think Bigger Capital
Tonbo
ToTheTop
Transcend Partners
TRUMPF Venture
UNIQ VENTURES
United Ventures
UPF Ventures
Vigo Activo S.C.R.
Viriditas / MDV
WA4STEAM
Wayra
Wayra X
WBAF, World Business Angels Investment Forum
Wesley Clover International
White Star Capital
Xesgalicia SGEIC SA
XTX Ventures
Zubi Capital