Co-Founder & Partner
Venture Friends

Apostolos is an entrepreneur turned investor in the technology sector. He was a cofounder at e-shop.gr, e-food.gr, (acquired by Delivery Hero), Doctoranytime and an early investor in Beat (acquired by Freenow)

As an angel investor, Apostolos has invested in many startups including JeevesSpotahomeBooksyPackhelp, and Triplemint.

In 2016 he co-founded VentureFriends a VC fund that invests in early-stage software startups across Europe, with a sweet spot in the Fintech, Consumer, and Marketplaces sectors.

VentureFriends has raised 170 mil euros over 3 funds and has supported 40+ startups including BluegroundInstashop (exited), BelvoFlexcarHuspyCarmoolaSpotawheelPlum,  WelcomePickups and Yourhero 

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