A venture capital firm that invests in technology or innovative start-ups using a range of instruments and provides strategic support. BCN EMPRÈN is managed by ICF Capital.

Investment profile:

  • Small companies with turnover under €1.5 million
  • Companies located in Barcelona or the greater Barcelona area
  • Technology-based or innovative companies 

Type of stake: minority, investing between €300,000 and €1.5 million, with the possibility of co-investment where necessary.

Investment capacity: BCN EMPRÈN SCR has a total of €6,000,000 in funds.

This fund is currently divesting.

BCN EMPRÈN is owned by the following institutions:

  • Institut Català de Finances
  • Institut de Cultura de Barcelona
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona
  • Inversiones Hemisferio - Grup Editorial Planeta
  • Aigües de Barcelona
  • Telefónica Soluciones Sectoriales
  • Consorci Zona Franca de Barcelona
  • Banc Sabadell
  • Banco Santander
  • Catalunya Caixa Capital
  • Cableuropa S.A.U.
  • CaixaBank - Grup La Caixa
  • Fundación Vodafone
  • France Telecom
  • Gas Natural
  • BBVA
  • Fundació Parc d'Innovació La Salle
  • Banco Mare Nostrum
  • Universitat de Barcelona
  • Promociones Habitats

Empreses participades per BCN EMPRÈN:


Christian Fernández 


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