A/O PropTech is a new European VC officially launching today, after raising €250 million of so-called “permanent capital” to invest in technology companies disrupting real estate. It’s this “permanent” approach—seeing the firm structured more like a corporate with various shareholders, rather than a traditional venture capital fund that typically has a life cycle of 2-5 years—which allows A/O PropTech to be stage agnostic. Read the full article here.
A/O PropTech is a European VC that officially launched last week after raising €250 million in what it describes as “permanent capital” to invest in companies disrupting the €230 trillion real estate industry. This approach sees the firm structured more like a corporation with various shareholders, rather than a traditional venture capital fund with a typical life cycle of two-to-five years. Read the full article here.
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A/O PropTech a European VC launched with a €250 million permanent capital base and eight investments under its belt. The firm recently led the $7 million Series C round for Fornova, which provides a revenue optimization tool for hotels. Read the full article here.
A/O PropTech plans to put its money toward tech companies that are disrupting the real estate business with technology, data science, or AI and plans to invest long-term with no exit time horizon. Funding will be spread across startups looking for Series A funding to more established firms. One of its goals is to focus on tackling climate change through the built environment. Read the full article here.
The largest European PropTech, A/O PropTech, has officially launched after raising €250 million capital to invest in startups disrupting real estate. A/O PropTech’s vision is underpinned by a commitment to tackle climate-related issues, as the real estate industry consumes 40% of the world’s energy and raw materials.
European VC A/O PropTech has announced a €250 million fund to invest permanent capital in PropTech startups transforming the real estate market. The firm wants to aid not only the digital transformation of the industry but also the much-needed and highly trendy shift toward sustainability. “Real estate is the biggest cause of climate change,” said founder Gregory Dewerpe, citing that the industry consumes 40 percent of the world’s energy and raw materials, while emitting 30 percent of its carbon. “An integral part of our strategy is to invest in emerging technology companies targeting sustainability in real estate and fast track them into our platform ecosystem.”
European PropTech VC – A/O PropTech – has launched, after raising €250m permanent capital to invest in technology companies disrupting real estate, the largest asset class in the world. With its permanent capital approach, the firm is able to be stage agnostic, and a more flexible and patient investor. A/O PropTech invests from Series A to later growth stages in breakout companies, with the potential to transform the real estate industry through technology, data science, and AI. Read the full article here.