TTA Turkey Funds

Two independently managed Technology Transfer Accelerator Funds were established to invest in commercialisation of technology intensive research coming out of universities and research centres.

TTA Turkey Funds will invest in:

  • proof of concept generation projects
  • university / research centre spin-offs, start -ups
  • intellectual property (IP) assets / projects
  • return for equity into start -ups, spin - offs, and SMEs

100% of the TTA Turkey Fund investments are to be made in Turkey

  • A minimum of 30 projects to be selected by the Fund Manager by 31 December 2017
  • At least 15 projects shall be identified and invested in the Target Region (12 NUTS II, 43 provinces)

  @ EUR30M @ EUR 22.54M
First Closing Date 01/04/2015 22/07/2015
Criteria In total, at least 30 direct investments to projects/companies in Turkey In total, at least 20 direct investments to projects/companies in Turkey
Current Situation* 11 investments 4 investments
Location of Investments Istanbul, Ankara, Kocaeli, Kayseri, Samsun, Trabzon, Gaziantep, Van, İzmir

* As of September 2016