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The seed fund, financed by Alumni, which supports and invests in start-ups from the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem of Ecole Polytechnique

Polytechnique Ventures is the venture capital fund of Ecole Polytechnique

We support entrepreneurs from the School's ecosystem.
We target strong visions and diverse technologies.
We nurture ambitious and innovative strategies that aim to resolve tomorrow’s economic and societal challenges.

We support start-ups from the ecosystem ...

We finance pre-seed, seed and Series A companies founded by one or more Alumni, emanating from one or more X laboratories, or incubated within X.

... who innovate within the schools’ sectors of technological excellence

We target all the technological sectors that make up the excellence of Ecole Polytechnique.

Proximity, experience, ambition, excellence, and generosity are the strengths of Polytechnique Ventures.

We bring to entrepreneurs:
- close ties with the campus and the support tools offered by the school’s incubators, technical platforms, and Fab Lab;
- experience and rigor in early-stage financing;
- access to a network of seasoned experts and mentors, both in science and technology and in industry, strategy, and business;
- the benevolence to support and encourage their pugnacity.

"Polytechnique Ventures has been a crucial partner in connecting us with key advisors, as well as a daily support in the overall management of our fundraising."

Michael Bailly

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