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INGENIUM Catania Fund

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INGENIUM Catania invests in innovative ideas and new businesses that can turn into success stories.

​​​​​​We invest in ideas that can become businesses. 

The INGENIUM Catania fund invests in both new and innovative ideas as well as in businesses that prove potential to become success stories.

The fund is provided by the ICT Programme for the excellence of the territories and it is being co-financed by the Regional Province of Catania.

  • It can finance start-ups based in the province of Catania;
  • 3 million EURO under management; 
  • Resources 70% public – 30% private; 
  • To be invested min 100k€ to max 500k€ per round; 
  • Focus on innovative companies in ICT sector.

INGENIUM Catania is an example of investment fund complemented by a specific line of services for scouting and deal flow creation (business plan competition) financed 100%. The Fund has been launched in 2010.

INGENIUM is a sustainable fund model proven with 7 other INGENIUM Funds active in Italy, Slovenia & Poland and managing assets of 92 million Euros.

The INGENIUM Catania fund is managed by META Zernike Ventures that has invested over 200 million Euros in more than 200 companies in seed and start-up stages and achieved above European sector average returns with 100 exits.

To learn more about INGENIUM, please contact a META Zernike Ventures representative at, or visit our website:
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