Ventures program


Empowering innovative business models for impact

The FMO Ventures Program focuses on early stage, tech-enabled direct investments alongside a lead investor and indirect investments with a more generalist focus in funds.

What all investments have in common is innovative business models applying disruptive technology to enable or improve affordable access to goods and services to un(der)served communities, predominantly in Africa and the European neighborhood, and in certain parts of Asia.

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Our portfolio

FMO Ventures focuses on Fintech, Energy Access, AgriTech, and invests in generic funds.

Technical Assistance Facility

We work with renowned partners to help you improve business operations and invest in inclusive business models. Furthermore, we provide broader support for building a vibrant start-up environment.

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The FMO Ventures Program is a EUR 200 million investment program supported by contributions from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands and a guarantee from the European Union with a 4-year investment period.

Latest news


A collection of reports, articles and events from in and around the venture capital world.

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Submit your pitch deck to the FMO Ventures Team

Find out if your fund or business is eligible for an FMO Ventures investment, and submit a pitch deck if it is.

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