We invest in key technologies for the future of the telecommunications industry

In only three months, you will be equipped with the best tools and the most experienced experts you can imagine to reach your goal: raise traction and break through the boundaries.

Build lasting relationships
with market leaders

Our investment purpose is not solely based on capital gains,
but on enabling the deployment of technologies locally and globally.
We invest in the very best startups and will give them unparalleled access to
our global network of over 350 million customers and clients in 24 countries

Talent wins games,
but teamwork wins championships!

One of our goals after investing is to achieve that engagement of the corporation to keep working with our portfolio companies and scaling up the business locally and globally

Our investment approach

Our Focus Technologies

Big Data, AI, Network Technologies, Cybersecurity, HR and Customer Service Solutions, Retail Technologies

European Market

We usually invest in European startups but are open to global opportunities

First Revenues

We look for startups with first revenues and technical validation of the product by other customers

Never Alone

We only co-invest

Stage

We focus on late-seed and series A rounds

Tickets < EUR 350K

Our goal is to hold minority ownership of the startups

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Our Investors’ Network

We are always happy to work with great co-investors

Our mission is to help identify, develop and promote the breadth of talent and technological entrepreneurship that exists throughout the whole ecosystem.

Alberto Perez-Arranz
Head of Investments at Wayra Germany

Want to be part?

If you are an investor and want to be part of our network as well as attending our co-investor events, feel free to reach out to me.

+500 active startups in our portfolio and +100 work already with Telefónica globally.

We are always happy to work with great co-investors

Our mission is to help identify, develop and promote the breadth of talent and technological entrepreneurship that exists throughout the whole ecosystem.

Co-Investors Days

Partnering with some of the best VCs and Institutions in Europe to create co-investment opportunities, foster knowledge sharing between investors and select startups, and enjoy an exceptional meet-up in the startup ecosystem.

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Partnering with some of the best VCs and Institutions in Europe to create co-investment opportunities, foster knowledge sharing between investors and select startups, and enjoy an exceptional meet-up in the startup ecosystem.

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