Co-founded and supported by Akiden Ventures

Devoted to

Growing Businesses

Akiden Ventures is a Growth Squad, a team of digital specialists whose objective is to actively contribute to the success of the projects it gets involved in.

Akiden Ventures integrates projects as:


We create projects from scratch using our in-house operational skills and choose a partner to manage them.


We integrate an idea or project in which we believe and we associate ourselves with its founders from the early stages of the project’s life.


We invest in more advanced projects and contribute to their acceleration through the Squad.

Acceleration through the Growth Squad

In addition to its strategic skills, Akiden Ventures provides the know-how of its team: the Growth Squad is composed of Specialists from different key digital skills. Their expertise has been developed by participating in projects with very strong growth. By integrating a new project, the Squad immediately replicates proven methods, allowing it to be propelled quickly.

How much is Akiden investing

Active since 2016, Akiden Ventures develops or invests on average in two projects per year, with average investments of CHF 300,000.

Hands on Investor: which profiles of startups are supported?

Akiden invests in startups where the very essence of the project is digital and meets the following parameters:

Then it’s a question of gut feel…

Steve Savioz

We choose to work with leaders who inspire us and whose vision is limitless.

Steve SaviozCEO
  • Sales

    The startup must prove its model by making sales, even if still insignificant.

  • Scalability

    It should be possible to expand the model to generate strong growth.

  • Ambition

    We are looking for entrepreneurs who are full of ambition.

  • Funds

    The startup must be looking for funding or ready to open its capital.

  • Location

    The startup will preferably be in the French-speaking part of Switzerland, but with an international focus.

Does your startup fit the profile?

Launch and support of Ventures

In parallel with these investments, Akiden is starting its own projects: original ideas that it initiates and entrusts to ambitious entrepreneurs, who become partners in the creation of a new startup.

Do you have the talent and perseverance of a digital entrepreneur but do not yet have a defined project?

Or do you have a clear idea of a project but don’t want to start on your own?