The leading independent corporate venture builder.
We empower companies to unleash their full innovation and growth potential.
FoundersLane is a corporate venture builder who helps large, traditional companies to accelerate their digital transformation and growth by setting up new digital businesses that are strategically relevant.
of business models are not economically viable.
of investments deliver zero or negative EVA.
of corporates have an effective platform strategy.
What we offer
What we offer
Combining a structured buy, build and partner approach with a calculated risk-taking Co-Creation methodology.
We spot potential players in the market for acquisition.
We build strategically relevant businesses for our partners.
We find potential companies to partner to accelerate growth.
Our Venture Building approaches
At FoundersLane, we execute three different
Venture Building approaches with our corporate partners.
Co-Creating a shared digital venture with the FoundersLane stage-gated approach.
Corporate Co-Creation unit
One corporate invests in building and developing a portfolio of digital ventures.
Multiple corporates partner in an industry to combine innovation efforts.
We are serial tech entrepreneurs
We have built and scaled digital ventures of around €30bn enterprise value.
Andreas von Oettingen
Our Special Sauce
The Entrepreneurial Co-Creation approach
stands out from other innovation partners.
Great access to entrepreneurs globally, the World Economic Forum, corporates, VCs, etc.
Our system shares risks and rewards with real skin in the game.
Much beyond project deliverables. We aim to solve meaningful problems.
Proprietary co-creation venture process based on grounded experience.
Our team has all around in-house development and tech capabilities.
Being positioned in more than three countries, we have built a launchpad in Europe.