TF VENTURES supports professional managers of alternative assets in the process of investing in young and established companies. In rare cases we also act as co-investor (Series A financing rounds and later). Vice versa we support innovative companies in their search for growth capital, as well as investors as part of their exit process. However, we do not provide seed financing to startups.
SwissDrones® is a Swiss high-tech company specialized in development, assembly and sales of commercial drone systems (UAVs). Payloads of over 40kg and flight times of up to 6hrs close the gap between commercial drone systems and manned aviation. Application areas: Aerial surveillance; search & rescue; aerial inspection (including pipelines, power poles, extensive facilities).
Trocafone®is a Brazilian company based in São Paulo and Buenos Aires. The company buys and sells mobile phones and tablet computers in the secondary market. Today, more than 65‘000 devices are being sold through the platform on a monthly basis with the objective to provide a growing middle class affordable access to modern mobile communication technologies.
Carfrogger® is an innovation driver in the fascinating car wrapping market and combines professional car wrapping at qualified service points with the power of social media. Carfrogger has been founded in 2012 with the objective to become a market leader in the professional car wrapping market – online through their social media platform and offline through their Carfrogger® wrap shops. The trademark Carfrogger® is nowadays a subsidiary of drivindu Germany GmbH.
LifebondXchange® has been founded in 2012 as the first fully integrated Life Settlement transaction platform. The company does not have a fiduciary duty to either party – not to the buy nor sell side – but rather define itself by its dedication to create a functioning tertiary Life Settlement market. Mandate volume in the first two years of business > USD 500m face value.