Background

Chemelot Ventures was established in 2014 as a Dutch limited liability company. The fund is managed by Chemelot Ventures Management BV.

Limited partners of the fund are DSM Nederland, NV Industriebank LIOF, Limburg Province and Rabobank, each with a commitment of € 10 million. The fund’s life is 12 years with an investment period of six years during which it aims to invest in up to 25 companies.

There should be a realistic exit potential within seven years from the time of investment.