ISAI is the French internet entrepreneurs’ fund.
It was founded by Pierre Kosciusko-Morizet (PriceMinister), Geoffroy Roux de Bezieux (Virgin Mobile), Stéphane Treppoz (Sarenza) and Ouriel Ohayon (ex TechCrunch.fr) and it is managed by Jean-David Chamboredon (CEO of ISAI, ex- 3i), Christophe Raynaud (COO of ISAI, ex-Paris Business Angels) and Pierre Martini (ex- 3i).
ISAI invests via 2 investment vehicles:
- Early-stage post-seed Venture: leads rounds ranging from 500,000 to 1.5 million euros in young internet companies that pass rigorous selection criteria ;
- Small cap Private Equity: leads transactions from €1m to €5m in profitable internet businesses (growth capital, acquisition financing, single asset secondary, owner buy-out...).
Alongside the founders ISAI includes more than 70 individual investors in the ISAI Fund, including founders, executives or former executives of 118218, 24h00, Abaxia, Aden Classifieds, Alapage, Alloresto, APosition, AuFeminin, Betclic, BourseDirect, Boursorama, BDDP, B2L, ChateauOnline, CityVox, Companeo, Criteo, DirectGroup, Directinet, DirectPanel, Empruntis, FastBooking, Fia-Net, Fortuneo, Freever, FullSix, Google.fr, HighDeal, Ilog, InfoBébés, Kelkoo, Micromania, MisterGoodDeal, MyPix, NetCentrex, NotreFamille, Okyz, OneDirect, Overblog, PhotoBox, PickUp Services, PriceMinister, Prosodie, Sarenza, ScreenTonic, SeLoger, Sophis, SpecificMedia, ThePhoneHouse, Toluna, TravelPrice, Twenga, Vente-Privée, VisionIQ, VoyagerMoinsCher, Wanadoo, WebHelp, Wcube, WizzClub and more.
ISAI currently has 70 million euros under management and is an AMF authorized portfolio management company.