Europe has a unique industrial heritage and a strong innovative potential. It is Basinghall’s mission to support Europe’s competitive advantage by providing capital and support to the next generation of entrepreneurs.
Basinghall is a European venture fund investing in early-stage companies with pioneering technologies and great teams. “Next to the Basinghall Tech Fund, the Basinghall Innovation Circle brings together early-stage companies and traditional industry partners to create win-win situations, fantastic use cases for start-ups, as well as early access for the industry to great innovations.” says Yannick Wilden, Partner at Basinghall Partners.
Basinghall is in particular interested in B2B solutions for the manufacturing, automotive, retail and logistics industry.
Leadership and Personal Values
Basinghall comprises an entrepreneurial, open-minded, and passionate international team whose members are highly complementary to one another. Their experience lies in start-ups, venture capital, and dozens of industries.
“We’re a great sparring partner with expertise in commercialising innovative ideas, structuring valuable investments from early stage to exit, and knowing from personal experience what it’s like to build a start-up,” shares Mr. Wilden.
Basinghall’s values in a nutshell: “Integrity, Passion, Excellence, and Endurance” in what we do.
Impact and Biggest Achievements
Basinghall had its first closing end of 2019 starting investments in 2020. Despite the pandemic, the fund was able to complete 5 investments successfully. In 2021, the team is looking to deploy capital into 8-10 more companies.
“Furthermore, in the scope of our Innovation Circle, we were able to win leading European industry partners within Basinghall’s core industry sectors.” shares Yannick Wilden.
Connection with InvestHorizon
“InvestHorizon’s activities represent a perfect match with Basinghall’s mission and vision to:
- support the industry in Europe
- fund great start-ups with the potential to become scale-ups
- bring Europe’s innovators together with venture capital & corporate investors active in the field
foster sustainability goals by addressing the needs of national or international investment eco-systems,” concludes Yannick Wilden.