Opportunities to facilitate access to funding

The Italian innovative startup ecosystem requires levels of financing comparable to that of other European countries. By developing strategic partnerships we provide to startups and innovative SMEs a range of opportunities to facilitate access to funding in relation to specific financing needs and to the relative state of maturity.


The venture capital subsidiary of Gruppo Intesa Sanpaolo

NEVA SGR, an Intesa Sanpaolo group subsidiary 100% controlled by Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, was set up with the mission of working alongside investors in the opportunity- rich world of Venture Capital. 

Relying on the resources and know-how of a great group, the NEVA SGR professionals can monitor global trends, seeking out the excellences on the Italian and international scene.

NEVA SGR has already activated two funds operating in different markets: the Neva First and Neva First Italia funds.

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Together with the Intesa Sanpaolo Group, we participate in equity crowdfunding projects

BacktoWork, the equity crowdfunding platform partly owned by Intesa Sanpaolo is one of the main Italian operators in the investment crowdfunding sector and the online portal operator for risk capital funding.

Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center collaborates with BacktoWork with the aim of facilitating access to funding for innovative companies via specific tools able to accelerate growth and achievement of goals.

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