fundraising agency private equity

Venture fund placement agent

GP-LP matchmaking

 

we make sure we onboard the right investors for your new fund

EIF Investment placement

EIF (European Investment Fund) investments

 

we are experts on supporting new venture funds to secure EIF investments

EU Grant writing SME1

fund documentation

 

we prepare compelling and solid fundraising documents to close your deals

fundraising for your fund

 

c*funds is well known as a ‘new age’ fundraising agency.

Our clients range from global VC’s, venture debt funds, hedge funds to real estate funds (20-250 M EUR). We bring a new way of GP-LP matchmaking into practice to rejuvenate the rigid private equity market. Based on smart data, business intelligence, a high level of digitalisation and young talents.

 

We…

…connect GPs to LPs to raise investments for your fund

benchmark data with similar funds to yours

…give access to an exclusive/relevant LP network in your investment area

…provide you with turnkey and compelling fundraising documents and run your fund marketing

…set up LP meetings for you and represent you in PE events

…support you with LP conversions

…support you with term sheets and realizing the fund’s closing.

 

We are a transparent, accurate and highly committed team that has built up a credible fund activation expertise. Our motto: “Deeds matter more than words”.

380

M EUR fund mandates

40

percent success in fundraising

32

different country VC/PE partnerships

84

startups supported with investments or EU grants

our code of conduct:

  1. We love smart private equity market data – smart LP data / benchmarks / business intelligence around fundraising. This is our starting point in each campaign
  2. We use the best digital tools to support the success of fundraising; our most essential fundraiser business intelligence comes from our partnership with PitchBook (28.000 LP data)
  3. We produce tangible fundraising results – fund marketing campaign, mailings, LP f2f meetings, access to PE events
  4. We do what we promise
  5. We work transparently with our fund managers
  6. Our pricing is GP friendly
  7. We believe in gender and cultural diversity in private equity and we pursue that in our daily work with our c*funds team

want to know more?

have we gotten your interest in how we work and would you like to know more about what we do? Get in touch!

what our clients think of us

“c*fund’s very dynamic young team eases private equity fundraising and means great help for fund managers. Their professional work and support makes this lengthy process amazingly effective!”

Bence Makai, Partner

CEE Booster, Budapest

“Although based in the UK, we have found working with c*funds to be easy and their methods to be extremely helpful and professional and are very happy to recommend them.”

John Amstrong, CFO

One Click Licence (OCL), London

“A very dedicated and knowledgeable team that helped us succeed and go the extra mile! c*funds guided us well along the process and without them we would have spent 2-3x the amount of time. Absolutely worth it!”

Arthur Nobel, Co-founder

Flexpat

“c*funds has been a fundamental support for our startup and Katalin Gallyas is a force of good energy and business smarts!”

Rory Bain, CEO

Crack in the Head VR, Amsterdam

our clients

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CEE Booster – tech fund focusing on CEE

PolyTech Ventures – VC firm in Switzerland

Zenith

Zenith – Swedish VC with a focus on Nordic entrepreneurial early-stage companies

fundraising is
our expertise

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Katalin Gallyas

managing director

Katalin is an experienced fundraising agent & GP-LP matchmaker for investment funds. Started as an EU grant writer for startups and has grown through to investment matchmaker for startups and currently dedicated only for investment funds. Rich network in venture investing (VC’s, PE’s and family offices).

Motto: Large tickets. Fast progress. Fascination for Funds of Funds.

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Paul van Elk

strategic advisor & designer

Paul is a talented entrepreneur and he supports c*funds with a strong strategic focus. Next to this, he is also our graphic designer and he makes sure that all our fundraising documents (PPM’s, pitch decks, EIF applications) for our clients look visually engaging. His minimalistic, clear and playful design is a great contribution to the success of c*funds.  He is a driving force behind the brand c*funds. See his portfolio here: paulvanelk.amsterdam

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Andrea Rozemeijer

portfolio manager

Andrea has a wide range of experience in supporting early stage VC’s with special interest to social impact investing. She is responsible for coordinating the current fund portfolios and mandates. Andrea brings a high level of diligence and structure to c*funds.  Next to her hands on approach and creativity, she is the brain of our digital marketing strategy and data intelligence we use to track new LP’s.

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Diána Páti

account & project manager

Diána is an experienced and skilled investment memorandum writer and talented project manager with a background in startup ecosystem building in Belgium. She enjoys helping promising GP’s/fund managers to raise funds, polish fund business plans and run the GP-LP matchmaking campaigns.

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Réka Matheidesz

senior business developer

Réka has wide ranging experience from business incubation (CEO) till urban smart city projects management. Skilled in negotiations and setting up new organisations, funds. Experienced EIF mandate writer. She speaks the language of fund investors, scale ups and fund managers. Motto: Building bridges, nothing is too complex!

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Tobias de Graaf

growth hacker

Tobias is a growth hacker and entrepreneur, combining the best of both worlds. In addition to being an early client of c*funds with his own startup, he is in charge of online growth and growth hacking strategy. Find out more about Tobias at tobiasdegraaf.nl.

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