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.
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63% of the companies active in Digital Health throughout Europe were created in the last 5 years. In respond to the rapid growth of the sector, Karista publishes for the first time a European mapping of Digital Health funds (known as “e-health”).READ MORE
Karista invests in MyPL (My Personal Lifescope) increasing its financing to €1.8m. This transaction allows MyPL to drive the development of its personalized augmented medicine platform in France and internationally, and to carry out the first implementations in hospitals.READ MORE
[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