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Truffle Capital

Fintech sector: Based on deep tech technologies such as Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain… (report to solution / technology)

Country of incorporation: France

Year of incorporation: 2001

Funding raised: Commitments to date on the strategy: € 99.2M (as of 31/01/2019 including mandates)

Team names, roles
and company contact

Mr. Bernard-Louis Roques, Co-founder, Head of IT/Digital investments

Mr. Patrick Lord, Investment Director, Blockchain specialist

Mr. Daniele Genovesi, Investment Director, AI specialist

Mr. Mark Bivens, Partner, SaaS specialist

Mr. François-Xavier Copé, Analyst

Mr. Yuqian Fan, Analyst

Elevator pitch

Founded in 2001, Truffle Capital is an independent, European venture capital firm focused on disruptive technologies in IT (FinTech and InsurTech) and life sciences (BioTech and MedTech). Truffle Capital aims to support the creation and growth of young innovative companies with the potential to become tomorrow’s market leaders. Chaired by Patrick Kron, alongside the company’s founders and CEOs, Philippe Pouletty and Bernard-Louis Roques, Truffle Capital raised over $1 billion and has supported over 70 companies since its creation, in the digital technologies and life sciences sectors. 

At the end of 2017, 2 thematic dedicated vehicles were launched.

100 M€ has been raised so far on FinTech strategy out of 230 M€ (FinTech + BioMedTech expertises) based on solid and proven Track-record

Problem solved

Fintech applications: 


  • Payments and Value transfer
  • Personal Finance and Wealth Management
  • SME Finance
  • Risk, Compliance and Core Functions
  • Insurtech applications:
  • Acquisition and CRM
  • Risk, Scoring, Claims and Fraud
  • Connected Insurance and E-Health
  • Micro and parametric insurance

Solution / technology

Underlying technologies:


  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Blockchain
  • Bid Data
  • Internet of Things
  • Biometrics
  • Mobile/Cloud/Saas
  • Cyber Security
  • Quantum Computing


Our model ensures us total proprietary deal-flow with very high ownership for small amount at work:


  • Creation/Co-creation until trade sale or IPO
  • Lead investor: hands-on approach, hiring high level managers and board directors alongside Scientifics
  • Deeptech: market is just disrupting, deeptech ensures us high entry barriers

Market size


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