TEAM

We are keen to invest in inspirational teams to enable them to reach their full potential.

We work closely with our experienced venture capital partner Redstone, a specialist team with a wealth of sound VC expertise.

MA Ventures has its own Investment Committee, which facilitates lean governance with fast response times and decision-making.

BEAT SCHLUMPF

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Head MA Ventures / Member Investment Committee

BEAT SCHLUMPF

Head MA Ventures / Member Investment Committee

Beat Schlumpf acts as the hub between the Start-Ups and the Migros Aare cooperative and is responsible for the selection and investment process.

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MARIO RUNCO

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Member Investment Committee

MARIO RUNCO

Member Investment Committee

Mario Runco is Head of Corporate Development and a member of the Executive Board of the Migros Aare cooperative.

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ROGER REINHARD

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Member Investment Committee

ROGER REINHARD

Member Investment Committee

Roger Reinhard is Head of Finance and a member of the Executive Board of the Migros Aare cooperative.

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PARTNERSHIPS

Together with our partners, we are well connected in the Swiss Start-Up ecosystem. The following partnerships are particularly noteworthy:

REDSTONE

is a Berlin-based venture capital company. As an international team of serial entrepreneurs, data scientists and investment bankers, Redstone combines extensive VC experience with data analysis. 

AAREVENTURES

Aare Ventures connects selected early stage Start-Ups from the Bern, Fribourg and Solothurn region with an active business angel community.

KLICKSTART

Kickstart is an ecosystem innovation platform that bridges the gap between Start-Ups, businesses, cities, foundations and universities with a view to accelerating partnerships and far-reaching technological innovations, fostering intrapreneurship teams and promoting a culture of open innovation at all levels.

START-UP DAYS

Since 2004, the Start-Up Days have brought the best Swiss Start-Ups together with investors, thereby networking key players in the community and consolidating the Start-Up ecosystem across the country.

NEW BUSINESS

New Business operates within the Migros Aare cooperative in Start-Up mode. New Business develops fresh business models to ensure Migros remains a trustworthy partner to its customers, even in an increasingly digitalized world.

MIGROS AARE

The Migros Aare cooperative generates an annual turnover of over CHF 3 billion. With around 12,000 employees from 91 countries and 700 trainees, the company includes supermarkets, shopping centers, specialist retailers, restaurants, Voi Migros partners and Migros Club School sites.

GET IN TOUCH

Get in touch with us to introduce your Start-Up and discuss a possible partnership with MA Ventures. We look forward to hearing from you !

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