Fundación Aragón Invierte

Project information

Index: 0799R2
Acronym:SMART+
Priority:1: Innovation and the knowledge economy
Sub Theme:Innovation, research and technology development
Location ESPAÑA NORESTE Zaragoza Aragón Start/End date of the practice
Start: June 2012
End: on going

Topic of the practice

Financial Services for SMEs, Funding mechanisms for innovative companies. Business Angel Network

Good Practice Information

Fundación Aragón Invierte” a non-profit foundation, whose main objective is to develop a model to facilitate the meeting and understanding between an investor (a tutor) and entrepreneurs. Innovation in management and human resources of the foundation: Manager of the foundation: experienceds proffesional economist in investment,consulting and teaching in high-level programs. Technical department: [space deleted]composed of fifteen renowned experts, investors and business owner who act as independent advisors altruistically. This good practice transfered because it has no barriers for other regions as an excessive need for economic resources or human resources.In some part it depends on the government but the players involved and the projects funded are independents of them.

Evidence of success

Foundation Aragon Invierte, launched by the regional government in June 2012, already has a portfolio of over 60 projects submitted by entrepreneurs and investors. The projects are related with different sectors like food and agriculture, professional services, ICT, biotech, medical or tourism.

Contact details to obtain further information on the practice

Pedro Mata

Fundación Aragón Invierte

info@aragoninvierte.es

www.aragoninvierte.es

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