Shilling Founders Fund is Portugal’s newest VC, with $35. 6M to spend on early-stage startups

Shilling , that early-stage VC in Is definitely a, has now launched a new €30M ($35. 6M) early-stage pay called Shilling Founders Many are, which is backed just over 33 successful tech founders, or even large European VC Atomico. The fund will run on a profit-sharing model, adding fund returns with all of its very own portfolio founders. While the monetary fund tends to back Portuguese startup companies it also hold back 40% from the capital for international works.

The funding says it has already bought seven companies: Rows (spreadsheet for app creators), Vawlt (secure and resilient multi-cloud platform), Promptly (SaaS perfect for health outcomes analytics), Modatta (decentralized marketplace to consented personal data), Biocol Labs (DTC post-chemical pharmacy), Decipad (low-code notebook) as Detech. ai (AI-powered utilisation and infrastructure monitoring platform).

The monetary fund is also launching what it dubs the “Shilling Platform” – a pool of learnings and resources for startups.

Waiting around statement, Pedro Santos Venera, managing partner at Shilling said: “We call it experience-based acceleration. Additionally , we powered by a profit-sharing model. An individual portfolio founder will receive the share of our returns. This kind of twofold approach fully aligns incentives between Shilling, LPs, and portfolio founders. ”

Founded just Hugo Gonçalves Pereira, António Casanova, Diogo da Silveira, João Coelho Borges, Juan Alvarez and Pedro Rutkowski in 2011, Shilling was eventually joined by tech founding fathers Ricardo Jacinto (Elecctro), Miguel Santo Amaro (Uniplaces), Pedro Ramalho Carlos (IP) and so Pedro Santos Vieira (GoodGuide) in the last five years. Granted 2011, it has invested in a number of breakout hits from the country music, including Unbabel; Bizay; Uniplaces; and Best Tables, found by TripADvisor.

Hugo Gonçalves Pereira, head honcho of Shilling, added: “We are a Portugal-based, globally dynamic, VC fund, with a founder-friendly approach to early-stage investing… so while we say founder-friendly a number of us truly mean it: inside pre-seed program, ventures return from first call, to help money in the bank, in less than 30 days. ”

As we spotted earlier this year in our ExtraCrunch survey form of Lisbon, Portugal, central austin is gearing up to join opposite significant tech hubs.

Other leading VCs in the country include  Indico Capital Partners,   Faber , Armilar Venture Partners, Tocha , and   Portugal Ventures.

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