A unique, online instrument launched by RVC and Rusbase in 2014 as a part of the Talk2VC program, aimed at the increase of efficiency of the interaction instruments for venture investors and technology entrepreneurs in the Russian market. The purpose of Rusbase.pipeline is to increase transparency of the market of technology offers and capital and the efficiency of communications both between entrepreneurs and investors and inside the investment community. The service, based on the start-up application exchange concept, structures the queries of the investors and provides access for the businessmen and investors to the innovation projects database.
"Today all elements of the innovation infrastructure exist in this or that manner in Russia. It is now important to develop interaction between them, to provide investors with the ability to choose from the great number of projects and to find investment partners, and provide start-ups with access to the relevant investors,"
Gulnara Bikkulova, Director of the Innovation Markets Department of RVC, stated.
Rusbase.pipeline is available for registration of investors of any level - beginning, without experience of completed transactions with a minimal investment threshold from $ 100 thousand, and professional private investors, business angels having experience of work with start-ups. The service can be used by PE&VC representatives of venture funds, employees of the management companies, representatives of the corporate venture funds and innovation directors of large corporations interested in strategy transactions.
The project offers a filtration mechanism, through which a participant specifies definite criteria including investment priorities. It will help entrepreneurs select target investors and establish communications in a more efficient manner. The service is a moderator for budding investors and top-managers of large companies, who plan to find, with the help of the system, co-investors and experts, based on the wide range of criteria. Venture funds employees will be able to find potential partners for further stages.
Project website: pipeline.rusbase.vc