Karista is an early-stage venture capital firm created in 2001. We funded 90+ companies over the past two decades and support tomorrow’s game changers in the field of Health, Digital, Tech, and NewSpace.
We have always worked to provide more than cash and partnered with entrepreneurs whom we share a common vision with.
UpFactor is a pioneer in building elevation. UpFactor is a highly impactful PropTech contributing to build the city of tomorrow: energy transition and soft densification of our cities thanks to building elevation.
[Karista Story #1] Our Partner Yvan-Michel Ehkirch and Simon Tchedikian, co-founder of sevenhugs, describe together the technological, human and financial aspects of their shared story and the milestones they have been going through, from the first meeting to the sale of sevenhugs to Qorvo, a major telecommunications American company.READ MORE
Vestack, a tech company which specializes in the design and off-site construction of structures made from bio-sourced materials, announces a €2.6 million first financing round. This financing round will enable Vestack to accelerate its production capacity as well as finance its research and development projects.READ MORE
Exotrail reports full success of first-ever cubesat mission equipped with Hall-effect electric propulsion technology. This is a major milestone in the company's journey to become a space mobility leader. This success is strengthened by the extremely short development timeframe, with less than a year from design to delivery.READ MORE