Who we are
SmartCap, a small fund manager registered with the Estonian Financial Supervision and Resolution Authority, is a subsidiary of KredEx and manages a state venture capital fund with EUR 80 million.
The role of SmartCap is to ensure the best seed and growth financing opportunities, mainly through private sector venture capital funds, to develop Estonia’s venture capital market and to ensure the availability of capital in all economic cycles.
SmartCap's vision is to make Estonia’s capital market work by offering venture capital investments, which in turn would enable ambitious and innovative Estonian companies to grow internationally.
SmartCap is a partner to the Estonian state in venture capital investments and our mission is to contribute to Estonia's economic growth and develop Estonia’s capital market:
- being an anchor investor in venture capital funds with a long-term strategic view;
- providing missing investment solutions, focusing on market gaps in different business growth phases and market segments;
- investing under market conditions and following market needs;
- investing in all economic cycles.