Stephan Morais re-elected to the International Venture Club Council
Caixa Capital Executive Board Member is re-elected as Council General Member to an international network of leading venture investors
Members of the International Venture Club (IVC) have appointed a new Council. Stephan Morais, Executive Board Member at Caixa Capital, has been re-elected as Council General Member. The Council election took place during the IVC Annual General Meeting in Lausanne. Other firms represented in the council include Jolt Capital, Environmental Technologies Fund, Samsung Electronics, Creathor Venture, Evonik Industries, and Gilde Healthcare.
The IVC was formed in 2011 as a joint initiative of 17 independent, corporate and institutional investors, to enable deeper collaboration across investments stages, domains, technologies and borders. At its core, the IVC facilitates inter-investor relationship building, co-investments, and identifying investment opportunities. Initiated by active investors and governed by an elected Council, the IVC today has 65 members across a variety of sectors and is managed by Tech Tour.
“It is a great honor to be chosen to the International Venture Club Council. I look forward to working with the IVC and the other Council members in implementing the club´s initiatives,” stated Stephan Morais.
Caixa Capital — www.caixacapital.pt
Caixa Capital is the Private Equity and Venture Capital fund management company of Portugal´s largest banking group Caixa Geral de Depósitos, present in over 20 countries and with assets above 120 billion Euros. Caixa Capital is a pioneering operator in the Portuguese market, with 500 million Euros under management and a total potential capital of 700 million euros for its managed funds. Caixa Capital invests in growth equity and venture capital opportunities and funds. The Venture Capital team partners with incubators, accelerators and business angels for seed and startup investments and with major international venture funds for opportunities above 1 million Euros. The team aims to support global expansion of Portugal related teams and companies and has dedicated team members to ICT, digital, health tech, engineering and cleantech investments.