April 12, 2021

Fil Rouge Capital is a venture capital investment fund whose primary goal is to invest in entrepreneurs, start-up and scale-up companies, as well as establishing a local entrepreneurial ecosystem in Croatia.

Despite the unprecedented period across the globe in the year behind us as the COVID-19 pandemic, stay-at-home circumstances, and continued economic volatility persisted across all industries, we are proud to inform you that we have continued our passionate mission of investing in early-stage companies and entrepreneurs from Croatia, as well as trailblazing the path for new ideas, talent, and disruptive ideas to shape the stories for future generations and put Croatia on the world stage of the Tech scene.

As 2020 draws to an end, we want to take the opportunity to give you an insight into what has driven us here at Fil Rouge Capital over the past year;

We successfully implemented a second and third Accelerator program in fully virtual capacity; On top of that, more than 70 accredited investors joined us on our two Demo days. All combined, they have more than 14B EUR of assets under management.

Fil Rouge Capital Summer & Winter 20 Accelerator program in numbers
22 founders’ speeches
15 seminars – 20 workshops
More than 200 Office Hours of mentoring
35 renowned international mentors joining forces with us to help guide our founders
34 graduates

Fil Rouge Capital Summer and Winter Demo Days in figures :
Taking place via virtual conference platform, FRC Demo Days were the first-ever events of such magnitude in the regional Tech ecosystem, with more than 14B EUR under management, more than 70 renowned active investors from all around the globe, and 25 startups pitching to ensure the next level of investment. Croatia has become the regional leader in the startup scene in 2020.
Since inception
We have deployed 14M EUR
98 investments in 82 different companies
Backed 150 founders
In 2021 we plan to continue at the same pace as the quality and the quantity of our deal flow keeps increasing.
Apply via and get funded in 2021!