Launch of €5m accelerator and fund for European start-ups
Tradedoubler's TD Ventures will provide small businesses with investment capital, mentoring, and access to its global network
Marketing company Tradedoubler has launched TD Ventures; a business accelerator programme which aims to invest in, and accelerate the growth of, European start-ups.
Its new €5m fund will invest in digital companies in the UK, France and Germany in exchange for equity and will invest up to €500,000 in a single start-up.
Alongside capital, successful applicants will receive access to mentoring, and can tap into its worldwide network of over 180,000 publishers and 2,000 brands.
The programme is open to both early stage and venture-backed technology start-ups with ‘a vision for innovation’ in the online marketing sector.
Companies can apply via the Tradedoubler website with a brief description of their business and 200 words explaining why their company should be considered for the programme.
Matthias Stadelmeyer, CEO, Tradedoubler, said:
“By establishing TD Ventures, we are continuing to build on our heritage of technology innovation, working with young businesses to accelerate growth and shape the future of our sector with this unique programme.”