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Lucros Investment joins Rockstart Smart Energy programme 2017
Haarlem, The Netherlands, April 7th, 2017 - Lucros Investment B.V. today announced to have joined the Rockstart Smart Energy programme for 2017. With this investment Lucros will participate in all 10 start-ups off the class of 2017. Next to this Lucros will also serve as a mentor in the Rockstart programme.
The Smart Energy program helps pre-selected start-ups to build, validate and scale their business and find the best international product/market fit. Rockstart helps these start-ups better understand product design, market fit and business models by enabling them to directly work with relevant suppliers, users, professionals and other stakeholders in energy. The 10 participating start-ups will spend 150-days in an intensive start-up accelerator program located in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Edwin Berkhout, Director Lucros Investment BV: “I am very proud to be able to call Rockstart our partner for its 2017 Smart Energy class. Since 2011 Rockstart has become the leading start-up accelerator in the Netherlands and a top 10 player globally. The focus of Smart Energy Rockstart has good overlap with our own areas of interest, thus making this partnership a perfect fit. I very much look forward in meeting all 10 start-ups”.
The Smart Energy program is being led by Freerk Bisschop, a seasoned venture developer in sustainable energy and clean tech, and will incorporate an extensive network of over 75 smart energy mentors, investors and energy partners. “With Lucros Investment as a partner we yet again add an experienced and professional clean tech investor to our ever growing global network, I look forward in working closely together to help accelerate our start-ups to the next level”.
About Lucros Investment:
Lucros Investment participates in ventures that capitalize on the trend 'sustainable and smart society' with technical innovations that have the capability to disrupt current thinking. We are a hands-on investor offering capital, practical knowledge and a worldwide network. Established in 2014, Lucros Investment is perfectly positioned to bridge the gap between seed and venture capital.
Rockstart's Smart Energy Accelerator is looking for internet technology and game changing business models to accelerate the world’s transition to a sustainable energy supply. Start-ups that empower local buildings, neighbourhoods, or industrial sites to become energy independent through micro grid autonomy or collecting data from smart meters are suitable start-ups for our accelerator.
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