Draper CygnusVC FUND
We invest in supporting extraordinary entrepreneurs who have developed technology and business models that can positively transform our society.
Our focus is on –Fintech, Food & Agtech, Bio & Nanotech and Cleantech– in Series A and Seed rounds of the most enabling Argentina-founded companies.
ABOUT CYGNUS CAPITAL
We invest in top regional talent and world class innovation from Argentina to the World.
Cygnus Capital is a Venture Capital firm born in 2013, who invest in top regional talent and world class innovative startups from Argentina to the World.
With the experience of having run Cygnus Early Stage Fund I, Cygnus Seed Fund II and Cygnus Angel Club, now we raise Draper Cygnus VC Fund to invest in the subsequent rounds of the best companies in the region.
US MLN RAISED IN CO'S
Diego González Bravo
Tim Draper helps entrepreneurs change the world.
Tim Draper founded Draper Associates in July, 1985. He has been listed as #46 of the most outstanding Harvard alumni, #7 on the Forbes Midas List, #1 Most Networked Venture Capitalist by Always On, and #98 on the 2014 Worth Magazine 100 Most Powerful People in Finance.
William H. Draper
First Venture Capitalist on the west coast of the United States. Founder of Draper, Gaither, and Anderson.
Founder of Sutter Hill Ventures, Draper International, and Draper Richards. Currently managing the DRK Foundation.
Founder of Draper Associates and DFJ. Early investor in Skype, Baidu, Tesla, and Hotmail. Founder of the first global VC Network.
Facebook Operations, Product at ApartmentList, Founder of Mobber, 4th generation VC.
Consistent investments in innovation, changing entire industries.
PROPRIETARY DEAL FLOW
Draper Associates has created one of the largest proprietary sources of deal flow for early stage venture investments.
A World Perspective.
A one-of-a-kind alliance of independent venture capital firms bringing together investors and entrepreneurs from across sectors and continents to share strategies, source opportunities, and create greater value.
ABOUT OUR ANCHOR INVESTOR
ROFEX + PRIMARY VENTURES
ROFEX is the biggest Exchange in Argentina where derivatives –mainly futures- are traded. ROFEX, belongs to the Rosario Stock Exchange.
Primary Ventures,led by Ignacio Plaza, is the Corporate VC arm of ROFEX.
Apart from being our main investor, ROFEX with Primary Ventures and with all its own ecosystem in finance and agricultural business provides an important synergy to Draper Cygnus fund; not only in terms of know how but also in terms of dealflow.