We invest in world-class
entrepreneurs
LPnP Ventures is an extension of the Plug and Play Ventures in the US, one of the most active Venture Capital firms in Silicon Valley. Being a joint venture with Galeries Lafayette Group, we operate as the ‘Retail Arm’ for France, connecting the French Market to Silicon Valley. Located in Paris, we help transform the retail industry through pertinent investments in innovative solutions.
We identify the next big
talents shaping the future
of Retail
Our goal is to fund teams that are building the defensible businesses of the future. By leveraging our capital, our network of VCs, and our corporate partners, we give our portfolio companies an unfair advantage. We invest on a case-by-case basis in companies accelerated through our platform, and in startups outside our batches.
We bring you Smart Money
We bring
you Business
worldwide
Our Venture Capital firm’s portfolio companies have access to major and unique business opportunities.
We introduce our portfolio companies, throughout their lifecycle, to our partners and invite them to business meetings all year long. Being a part of the Plug and Play Venture Capital firm’s portfolio gives you privileged access to 300+ corporate partners globally, over 15 verticals worldwide.
We help
you in your
fundraising efforts
When our portfolio companies are raising funds, we leverage our huge Venture Capital firms and Business Angels network by showcasing them to all the relevant investors. Being a part of LPnP Ventures’ portfolio gives you access to this broad and international network.
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Our Investment scope
LPnP Ventures invests in entrepreneurs challenging the retail status quo: tech-addicts, unconventional teams, disruptors. Our Venture Capital firm tickets range from €25k to €250k with an equity target below 5%. Therefore, we usually position ourselves from a pre-seed to Series A stage, within rounds but also outside. We value tech disruptor - AI, blockchain, computer vision etc - across the whole retail value chain: warehouses automation, payment, customer experience etc.
We belong to the Plug and Play network
222
Investments in 2018
$147K
Avg. check size in 2018
12
Portfolio exits in 2018
$2,98bn
Exit market cap in 2018