It’s time for part nine, and the penultimate edition, of venture capital and/or angel investors with a deep interest in the Metaverse powered by the Metaverse Insider. In case you missed the first in the series, here is the link to it.
A Zurich, Switzerland-based early-stage venture capital investor focusing on Pre-Seed, Seed and Series A that in addition to traditional capital investments offers boots-on-the-ground syndication, BLOCKRAISE invests with a straightforward investment philosophy of diversification, allowing it to follow and anticipate trends in the market.
Its advisory function embodies its suite of comprehensive service offerings, tailored to businesses in the Blockchain industry with a focus on infrastructure, DeFi, NFTs, Metaverse, and others. Its advisory team consisting of blockchain, finance and M&A experts from industry-leading consulting and investment firms helps its clients navigate the associated blockchain industry landscape through startup acceleration working closely with founding teams.
Founded in 2018 by Danny Rowshandel and Julien Passagne, BLOCKRAISE’s portfolio consists of liquid crypto assets, token investments and NFTs.
2. Posley Capital
Posley Capital is a Kowloon, Hong-Kong-based venture capital firm that supports blockchain projects, especially in GameFi and Metaverse, while also providing consulting services about the blockchain industry to different institutions.
With a portfolio of companies that includes Arena Token, CryptoBlades, Kaby Arena, and Nakamoto Games, Posley was founded in 2020 by Michael Cheung.
3. Fores Ventures
An early-stage venture capital fund founded by entrepreneurs Pavel Annenkov and Alexey Chetvergov in 2020, Fores Ventures helps great founders build great companies at the Pre-seed, Seed and Series A stages for retail tech, e-commerce, marketplaces, VR, AR, and Metaverse companies.
Fores Ventures’ portfolio of companies includes XR startup, Volta.