Financing from start to growth
Access to subsidies, venture capital and investors
Brightlands supports entrepreneurs and researchers in finding the right financing for innovation, business and research. You’ll find an introduction here to the possibilities available via the Brightlands campuses and their partners.
Business developers, investment directors and venturing specialists at Brightlands support scientists and entrepreneurs in selecting, applying for and putting together the right financing options, such as private equity, venture capital, loans, tax benefits and grants. At the same time, they support investors in selecting the startup or research projects that fit their portfolio.
Investment partner LIOF
LIOF is the Province of Limburg’s regional development company. LIOF is there to support every SME in Limburg with an innovative idea, business plan or financing need. It also helps entrepreneurs who want to relocate to Limburg. They help entrepreneurs, large and small, to innovate, collaborate and invest. LIOF provides advice, a deeply rooted network and funding to anyone interested in achieving something in this area. They know the trends and innovations, and can co-invest thanks to our funds.
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Investment partner BVP
Brightlands Venture Partners (BVP) is an independent, regional venture capital fund manager with a focus on the smart materials, life sciences and agri-food sectors. They support innovative companies that fit within the Brightlands campuses ecosystem. Their philosophy is that the companies in our portfolio have a greater chance of success and a shorter time-to-market when they interact with the Brightlands ecosystem.
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