Brightlands Venture Partners
Brightlands Venture Partners is an independent regional venture capital fund manager in the south of the Netherlands (Limburg) with a focus on smart materials, life sciences, agrifood and smart services. We support innovative companies which fit in with the ecosystem of the Brightlands campuses.
We believe that proximity matters. Our philosophy is that our portfolio companies have a higher chance of success and a shorter time to market by interacting with the Brightlands ecosystem. We have a strong focus on enhancing value with our network for our portfolio companies.
Brightlands Venture Partners manages three funds with € 75 million under management:
- Limburg Ventures is a € 15 million fund that was founded in 2004
- Chemelot Ventures is a € 40 million fund that was founded in 2014
- Brightlands Agrifood Fund is a €20 million fund that was founded in 2017