We support & fund passionate founders in pre-seed phase
About Contrivance Ventures
Contrivance Ventures is an industry-agnostic pre-seed investor, focusing on the Central and Eastern Europe region (CEE). We provide early stage startups with partnership, advice and funding.
Supporting strong founders in building new businesses and invest in forward-looking ideas is our mission. We co-create, work cross-industry and are eager to explore and innovate together.
You are an early-stage founder?
Join our Pre-Seed Program!
Who we are
We strive to add value for our founders and partners
Bjoern focuses on strategy, new business and partnerships at Contrivance Ventures. He has a background in consulting (McKinsey & Company) and product management for Fintechs. Bjoern holds a Masters degree from London School of Economics, UK.
Evgenii focuses on financials, valuations and portfolio support for Contrivance Ventures. He is a serial entrepreneur with a particular focus on virtual reality, real estate & system gastronomy. Evgenii holds a Masters degree from University of St. Gallen, Switzerland.
What we look for
We select a handful of entrepreneurs every year. Apply if the following profile sounds like you.
strong, visionary, complementary founding team
proven startup track record or profound industry know-how