We are delighted to announce another increase in the size of Change Ventures Fund II, to almost €43M in commitments, meaning more capital for more ambitious Baltic founders to scale their businesses across the globe. …

🚀 We are humbled to have been selected by founders among the top 10 venture funds in Europe to work with. VC review site Landscape tallied up for Sifted the results based on founder feedback regarding speed, responsiveness and what additional value the funds provide for the startups. …

🚀 We are excited to welcome Memby to the Change Venture portfolio! …

Eurora Team

Eurora was not an obvious choice for the biggest investment to date from Change Ventures. Eurora’s team of 45 people, and an AI/ML engine built over the past two years through cooperation with TalTech and AI technology groups did not really signal Minimum Viable Product to us. …

I met the founders at Login, Lithuania's technology conference, in 2016 and they told me about their early customer beachhead: evangelical churches in the USA. The churches wanted to attract parishioners beyond only those that speak English and the language barrier was huge. As weekly services, most could not afford…

Our H2 2020 funding report is finally available on our website. The key conclusions from last year can be seen in the snapshot below.

The second half of 2020 saw a big drop in pre-seed funding rounds, even though total capital raised reached a record. The reduction in the number…

by Martin Vaivods, Change Ventures

The below is intended as advice for anyone engaging in capital transactions at any point in a company’s lifetime. It is based on my observations of a wide variety of international deals in the last decade. …

leveraging stock options for startups

Big competitors have one major advantage over startups — they can almost always outbid startups in employee salaries and benefits. However, startups do have a powerful tool at their disposal for turning the tables on the giants and hiring top talent — stock options. …

- curated by Gabriele Poteliunaite, Change Ventures

💸 For all the founders that were trying to raise a round or break into the VC industry and had no idea what that twisted lingo that investors were dropping meant, whether a vesting period forces you to wear a down vest, or…

Fyma’s AI capturing foot count in a retail setting without compromising privacy

Change Ventures led Fyma’s €1.5M seed round in late 2020, joined by 7 Percent, Decacorn, Lemonade Stand, Tiny VC, existing investor Superangel and several angel investors. …

Change Ventures

Backing ambitious Baltic founders. We invest at pre-seed/seed in teams with the grit to build global businesses, bring a deep network and follow-on investment.

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