Stratulat Albulescu advises Catalyst Romania Fund II on their participation as lead investor in the EUR 3 M Series A funding round of SeedBlink, the most active Romanian crowd funding platform
The Series A round also includes EUR 1.8 M which was raised on SeedBlink’s own platform and contributions by other local and international investors. The funds will be used to finance further growth and development of the company on the European Union markets.
Founded in late 2019, SeedBlink (www.seedblink.com) is the fastest growing investing platform specialized in sourcing, vetting, financing, and scaling European tech start-ups. SeedBlink’s vision is to shape Europe’s tech future by building an investment platform that blends the audience of the crowd, the flexibility of the angels, and the structure offered by a VC. With a community of 6,000 investors from 15 countries, SeedBlink launched 47 financing campaigns in the last 19 months, with companies headquartered in five countries.
Catalyst Romania (www.catalystromania.ro) is a leading venture capital investor in Romanian technology companies that have the potential to become regional leaders or global challengers. Catalyst Romania was the fund manager who raised the first Romanian venture fund backed by the JEREMIE Romania initiative in 2012. The team, comprising of Marius Ghenea, Alin Stanciu, Jozsef Kover, Alina Georgescu and Antonela Dragomir, will continue to primarily target investments in high growth sectors including Technology & Internet, Media & Communications and Technology-Enabled Services. Catalyst Romania is supported by 3TS Capital Partners, which serves as an extension of the Catalyst team and provides international expansion support for portfolio companies in Europe and the US.
This complex matter was managed by an SAA team which included Managing Partner Silviu Stratulat, Partner Cristina Man, Senior Associate Vlad Sandulescu and Associate Roxana Ioncu.