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Investor type Venture Debt
Founders Andreas Lehner Christian Genne Christoffer Falsen Sam Manaberi


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Total investments 12
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 10
Rounds per year 1.71
Lead investments 7
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 4

Areas of investment

  • Energy
  • Solar
  • Renewable Energy
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Power Grid

TRINE is the famous VC, which was founded in 2015. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Sweden. The main office of represented VC is situated in the Gothenburg.

Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline SolarHome Besides, a startup needs to be aged 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Environmental Engineering, Finance. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Singapore.

The fund was created by Andreas Lehner, Christian Genne, Christoffer Falsen, Sam Manaberi.

The usual cause for the fund is to invest in rounds with 1-2 partakers. Despite the TRINE, startups are often financed by CRE Venture Capital, X/Seed Capital Partners, Verod Capital Management. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Electrification Financing Initiative, CROWD CREDIT. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by TRIREC, PROPARCO, Omidyar Network.

The important activity for fund was in 2018. The real fund results show that this VC is 63 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other companies. The fund is generally included in 2-6 deals every year. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Environmental Engineering
Renewable Energy
$3M24 Sep 2021 Munich, Bayern, Germany

Altech Group

Power Grid
Renewable Energy
$1M01 Sep 2021 -

Altech Group

Power Grid
Renewable Energy
$5M01 Jun 2021 -


Environmental Engineering
Renewable Energy
$885K15 Apr 2021 Munich, Bayern, Germany

Easy Solar

Clean Energy
Electrical Distribution
Financial Services
Mobile Payments
$2M29 Sep 2020 Freetown, Western Area, Sierra Leone

Daystar Power

$590K08 May 2019 Plaines Wilhems, Mauritius


Energy Efficiency
Energy Management
$10M05 Dec 2018 Singapore, Central, Singapore


Social Entrepreneurship
$590K05 Oct 2018 Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

Rensource Energy

Renewable Energy
$590K01 Aug 2018 Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria


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