"We build valuable relationships with founders, investors and the startup ecosystem so that we can contribute to its growth and cultivation."

About DEPO Ventures

Unique Investment Platform that manages seed investment fund, network of business angels and provides M&A advisory services.

DEPO team identifies quality startups and simplify the investment process in order to mitigate the investment risk for both the startups and the investors.

Our portfolio ranges early stage projects from CEE region, EU-wide, but also US projects.

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Long-term experience

We bring competence, long-term experience and background of consulting business in the field of corporate finance and law.

In cooperation with external consultants, top managers and entrepreneurs we help promising startups change the world.

High-quality dealflow

Since the foundation in 2016 we participated in investment rounds worth of €3m+ serving the investors as a strategic advisor.

You can find early stage, scalable projects with doable idea, USP and capable team in our dealflow.
Our Vision
DEPO Ventures is a respected and trustworthy partner to startups, investors and companies alike, during the innovation-driven era.

Depo Team

We are an exceptional team of strong personalities with different life/work experiences, but with the same ambition – to build global companies. We believe blending the roles gives us hands-on experience and an advantage in-depth market knowledge and specifics that startup companies face.

Petr Šíma
Petr Šíma
Managing Partner

Founder of DEPO Ventures with 25 years of experience in M&A and Corporate Finance with emphasis on business valuation. Founder of Angel Network and Grouport Investment Fund. Petr has extensive VC and Investor exposure accumulated over the years.

+420 603 295 048
petr.sima@depoventures.cz
Michal Ciffra
Michal Ciffra
Partner

Michal spent several years as an analyst and consultant focused on business valuation and M&A. He is currently managing DEPO VENTURES. He also supports startups as a mentor in the 100DC accelerator (Impact HUB).

+420 602 143 175
michal.ciffra@depoventures.cz
Tomáš Koukal
Tomáš Koukal
Legal Advisor
Eliška Vámošová
Eliška Vámošová
Manager of the Depo Angels
Jakub Vandělík
Jakub Vandělík
Advisor
Sebastian Sulma
Sebastian Sulma
Analyst and Venture Scout

Investment via Grouport fund