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INGENIUM Umbria Fund

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INGENIUM Umbria is a seed and startup capital fund specialized in investing in innovative ideas in the Region of Umbria.

​​​We invest in talented entrepreneurs having breakthrough ideas.

INGENIUM Umbria is a public-private early stage fund focusing on innovative companies under the ATI PRISMA II program of Umbria Region. 

  • It can finance companies in seed and start-ups and expansion stage companies in Umbria region; 
  • 6 million EURO under management; 
  • Resources 50% public – 50% private; 
  • To be invested min 30k€ to max 1.500k€; 
  • Focus on ICT, biotech and innovative industries.

INGENIUM Umbria is a seed and startup capital fund that specializes in investing in innovative ideas in the Region of Umbria, Italy.

The Fund has a total budget of 6 million EURO and it has been co-financed by Umbria Region, using ERDF funds.

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 Umbria fund was 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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