Opinion Column by Almudena Trigo

An opinion column written by our president Almudena Trigo where she emphasizes that Spain can become a great power in technology transfer in Deep Science.

First edition of Patents for Innovation

The 1st edition of 'Patents for Innovation' (P4I), an event promoted by the Autonomous University of Madrid, with BeAble Capital and Phantoms Foundation as organizers, arrives in Madrid.

Attention investors: Science Equity is “the next big thing”

Opinion column by Almudena Trigo in Puentia on the importance of Science Equity.

BeAble Capital invests €450,000 in disruptive Next-Gen Leather technology

BeAble Capital, specialized in Science Equity (Technology Transfer in Deep Science) has identified the enormous possibilities of Next-Gen Leather and its BacLEATHER® technology, a biomaterial that is obtained in the laboratory from an infinitely renewable source and that perfectly mimics the characteristics of animal skin.

Nación Innovación TV

Program on investment in science-based industrial companies and the new edition of Facing Challenges Summit Madrid. With Alberto Díaz, partner of BeAble Capital, and José Luis García, CIO of Loreto Inversiones.

Interview with Almudena Trigo in Expansion

Almudena Trigo is aware that ordinary mortals have difficulty understanding her work, but she considers that it is such an important sector for the future of the Spanish economy that she strives to explain, almost with an educational vocation, what science equity is. private investment in technology transfer in deep science

Science Equity European Summit in Madrid

On May 12 and 13, 2022, Madrid will be the European epicenter of Science Equity thanks to Facing Challenges Summit Madrid, which in its second edition chooses the face-to-face format for the celebration of this European summit.

Molecular Gate S.L., new ICMAB-CSIC and BeAble Capital spin-off

The cost-effective technology developed by the company will ensure the authenticity of pharmaceutical products using smart optical printed elements on the products.

Science Equity: money to create a new industry in emptied Spain

The 'emptied Spain' could be filled with industrial companies that do not need huge infrastructures like those of the traditional sectors. Technology-based companies that do not develop software or other technologies, but rather tangible products.

Eurecat and BeAble Capital create the spin-off Reinforce3D

BeAble Capital will invest up to €650,000 in several phases in the innovative Reinforce3D technology based on a Eurecat patent, which improves the technical and dimensional performance of components and industrial products manufactured using 3D printing.

Interview for Spanish newspaper La Razón

Almudena Trigo: «Science can change the industry of our country with qualified jobs and competitive value»

BeAble Capital takes stock of 2021

BeAble Capital takes stock of a 2021 in which it has raised 7 million euros for its startups, establishing itself as the leading manager specializing in our country in investment in Science Equity.

2022 will be the “year of deeptech”

Sifted chose Almudena Trigo and other investors around Europe to talk about deeptech trends for 2022. Investors believe that 2022 will be the “year of deeptech” with many more VCs and corporations jumping in to fund startups, especially as other sectors become overheated and overcrowded.

BeAble Capital: How Science Equity Will Transform Industries

Interesante speaks with Almudena Trigo, Partner of BeAble Capital, a Spanish venture capital that specializes in complex technologies and seeks to bring together the entire Science Equity community in Europe.

BeAble Capital, the ‘venture’ that transforms science into industry

The fund, specialized in Science Equity, invests in science-based companies at very early stages. Almudena Trigo, founding partner, has been selected as one of the “Women Referents of Innovative Entrepreneurship in Spain”.

Investment and innovation in science # NaciónInnovación240

In this program they speak Almudena Trigo, founding partner & Chairwoman BeAble Capital; Irene Zaldívar, CEO of AD Particles; and Elena Rivas, CEO of A4Cell; on investment and innovation in science.

Science equity: the key to withstanding future crises similar to COVID-19?

Within the value chain of unlisted capital, science equity represents an investment category, as does venture capital or private equity, where investments are destined exclusively to companies or projects arising from the scientific field.

The biotech startup CellDrive receives 169,250 euros from BeAble Capital

CellDrive produces a new biotin platform that seeks to revolutionize tissue engineering to help transform the future of medicine.

Science equity Facing Challenges Summit Madrid concludes

The summit featured the opening speech of the Minister of Science and Innovation, Pedro Duque and brought together European science equity funds, private investors, large corporations and institutions in Madrid.

First European Summit of Science Equity: 'Facing Challenges Summit Madrid 2021', sponsored by ICEX-Invest in Spain, with the support of ASCRI, will be held on June 8

On June 8, the Facing Challenges Summit Madrid 2021 will be held for the first time, the first summit around Science Equity or technology transfer focused on Deep Science. The summit, which will take place in a hybrid format, will be broadcast live from Madrid to the rest of Europe.

BeAble Capital invests 183,400 euros in Glasskin and its disruptive technology applicable in the glass manufacturing sector.

This novel technology allows to improve the properties of the glass reducing the environmental impact of the sector.

BeAble Capital increases the creation of scientific-based industrial companies in Spain by 10%

BeAble Capital, which has 35 million euros in assets under management, has increased the creation of industrial companies emerging from scientific fields in Spain by 10%.

The ‘Science Equity’ is born: a new asset class within the investment landscape that names funds specialized in Technology Transfer in Deep Science

Science Equity, technology transfer funds in Deep Science, is a new investment category already endorsed by large organizations, such as the European Investment Fund (EIF), and also by the Government of Spain, which supports the celebration of Facing Challenges Summit Madrid 2021, the first European summit around Science Equity that will be broadcast live from Madrid on June 8.

Almudena Trigo, the 'big bang' of Science Equity, germinating science with seed capital

You have to believe, and Almudena Trigo believes and fights every battle to the end. You have to have been a scientist, entrepreneur and ‘angel’, and Almudena Trigo has already gone through these phases in an outstanding way.

BeAble Capital invierte 400.000 euros en la nanociencia de Next Tip

The Spanish venture capital fund, specialised in scientific projects, BeAble Capital is investing 400,000 Euros in Next Tip, a spin-off of the Centro Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) for the design, development, scaling and production of high-value probes for use in atomic microscopy, specifically in nanospectrometry.

BeAble Capital, a leading venture in Science Equity, invests 160,000€ in Porous Inks Technologies (PINKs)

This new technology works with materials called MOF 'Metal Organic Frameworks', which could have multiple applications, such as generating drinking water or capturing carbon dioxide to slow down climate change.

BeAble Capital invests €160,000 in Captoplastic technology that removes microplastic from water

Spanish investment firm BeAble Capital has made a new investment of 160,000 euros in the Captoplastic startup, which is working on a technology to remove microplastics from water, according to a statement.

BeAble Capital seeks 70 millions to raise its second science equity fund in 2021.

Almudena Trigo defends that transforming science into business will drive a reindustrialisation to get out of the crisis

Science Equity is born!

Taking photos of oneself has always existed, but only when it began to be called "selfie", its use skyrocketed. Investment in Technology Transfer is not new, but if we want to push it in the Private Capital, we have to give it an charismatic name that is close to this sector. Thanks to Expansión and Pepe Bravo for this great article.

"Promoting a more industrial economy will help us get out of the crisis"

From BeAble Capital as a reference venture capital in the investment in industrial science-based companies, we seek to promote an advanced reindustrialization, generating a high value-added and competitive industrial fabric, aligned with the Sustainable Development Goals of the United Nations.

"We cannot allow the companies of the future to lack the necessary funding to develop and be competitive internationally"

"At this time it is vital to strengthen the Venture Capital sector in Spain, which is prepared by its nature to invest in companies that emerge from science, at the stages in which they are off the radar of banking institutions **in terms of funding". Newspaper El Referente touches on the activity of BeAble Capital and Almudena Trigo in their article "How to deal with cash payments in the face of the Covid-19 economic crisis" published by Blanca Capitán, in a global approach to the business and entrepreneurial situation of our country, Europe, and other continents.

"Science is the key to solving the challenges we face”.

Almudena Trigo is the protagonist of this article, published by La Razón in their Innovators section. In the interview, the co-founder of BeAble offers her point of view on the drastic changes our daily lives have faced in the recent months. In her words, "If a country has an industry that represents a high percentage of their GDP, what they actually have is a more stable economy in the face of a crisis.”

BeAble Capital invests 165,000 euros in Microbial Biosystems, a technology focused on producing bioplastics from organic waste.

BeAble Capital, leading Deep Science Venture in our country, is committed to investing in research and science in order to respond to the great challenges we face. To this end, they will invest 165,000 euros in new technology developed by Microbial Biosystems, who are researching a sustainable alternative to plastic obtained from oil.

"BeAble invests in Deep Science, that is to say, in technologies that emerge from science"

Technology transfer in Deep Science puts the focus on science as the only engine capable of addressing the main challenges of our planet. Only by investing in Deep Science is it possible to identify, develop and profitably industrialize technologies that are applicable to areas such as health, mobility or sustainability, in order to respond to needs not yet covered.

BeAble Capital takes stock of a great year 2019 of investment in Deep Science

BeAble Capital, a technology transfer fund, is committed to science as an economic engine with the aim of creating a competitive and value-driven industry, with a ground-breaking approach and by supporting Deep Science technologies that will solve many of the major challenges facing society.

BeAble Capital and CDTI invest one million euros in Alén Space

As 2019 draws to an end, the year in which they have established themselves as leaders in investment in Deep Science, BeAble Capital present their new investee, Alén Space, with a funding round of one million euros, including the CDTI´s participation (with the co-investment initiative promoted through Innvierte Economía Sostenible) and BeAble Capital as Lead Investor.

Almudena Trigo: 'It is vital to invest more in science, the measure of a country's progress”

BeAble Capital, based in Madrid but with a global vocation, has consolidated itself in just a few years as an outstanding private and independent industrial high technology fund in Spain, specialized in strategic and fundamental sectors by supporting and promoting industrial biotechnology, nanotechnology or photonics.

Beable Capital invests 165,000 euros in Fourteen Energies

BeAble Capital, the first private and independent investment fund in our country focused on Deep Tech, presents one of its new investees, Fourteen Energies, with an initial investment of 165,000 euros. Always on the lookout for disruptive technologies, BeAble Capital supports the creation of companies that are born in research centres and universities, as is the case of Fourteen Energies, which emerged from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid.

"I learned that in the end everything has a positive byproduct"

With an extensive international background and a distinct multidisciplinary character, Almudena Trigo is the co-founder, together with David López, of BeAble Capital. This company aims to apply all its technical knowledge, its vision of the modus operandi of Spanish science, and its experience in technology transfer to business initiatives that generate and transform the Spanish industrial fabric, all through the conversion of scientific development into high industrial technology.

BeAble Capital invests 160,000 euros in Toledo Fine Chemicals (TFC)

BeAble Capital, the Spanish private and independent technology transfer investment fund focused on Deep Tech, announces investment in the first phase of 160,000 euros to support the creation of the technology company TFC.

BeAble Capital invests 500,000 euros in its target company Alcyon

BeAble Capital, the first private and independent investment fund in our country focused on Deep Tech, increases its financial backing of Alcyon, one of its investees. After contributing 150,000 euros in the first phase, they will now expand their capital by 500,000 euros.

BeAble Capital, a high-tech industrial fund, increases its investment in A4Cell, the intracellular chip that analyzes live cells in real time

BeAble Capital, the first private and independent technology transfer fund focused on Deep Tech, renews its confidence in Arrays-for-cell Nanodevices S.L (A4Cell), one of its investees. Always on the lookout for disruptive technologies with a high potential emerging from research centres and universities, BeAble Capital seeks to transform them into internationally competitive technology companies. They have now added an investment of 650,000 euros to the 158,000 euros funded in the initial phase of A4Cell.

BeAble Capital increases investment in Enlighting Technologies

BeAble Capital, the first and only private and independent industrial Deep Tech fund in Spain, renews its support for Enlighting Technologies with an injection of 450,000 euros.

BeAble Capital, investment in science as an economic driver

With 35 million euros, BeAble Capital is the first and only private and independent high technology industrial fund in Spain. They invest in Deep Tech technologies: advanced materials, micro and nanoelectronics, industrial biotechnology, ITC technologies, nanotechnology and photonics.

BeAble Capital backs a company that develops solar filters that are safe for our health and the environment

ADP Cosmetics is moving away from chemical sunscreens and making a wide array of nano free, efficient, photostable and hypoallergenic mineral filters that are committed to the skin and the planet.

Innovation in health, key to improving patient care

The Pfizer Foundation and the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM) are organizing a new edition of the Health Technology Innovation Workshop to discuss a series of initiatives whose common denominator is to adapt to a changing environment in order to offer maximum value to patients.

Poretune: who said a metal could not be ethereal?

Poretune, a company financed by BeAble Innvierte KETs Fund, which emerged from the UPV/EHU, develops metal aerogels for the energy and automotive market, particularly for Fuel Cells.

BeAble Capital, a private fund for the creation of business opportunities from science

BeAble Capital is the first private and independent technology transfer fund in Spain focusing on the industrial high technology sector (nanotechnology, advanced materials, photonics, micro and nanoelectronics and biotechnology).

CDTI, EIF and BeAble Capital launch a 32 million euros fund to promote technology transfer.

The goal is to facilitate the creation and consolidation of Spanish companies that focus on industrial technology.

H2020 Project LiqBiopSens: A new liquid biopsy platform for early detection of colorectal cancer

We are proud to announce that the European Commission awarded a grant of a total value of 2,7 million euros to the project of AWSensors LIQBIOPSENS for early detection of colorectal cancer by carrying out liquid biopsy. The grant was awarded within Horizon2020 and specifically in the call entitled “ICT-28-2015: Cross cutting ICT Key Enabling Technologies”.

Xerolutions, winner of the fourth edition of the Repsol Foundation's Entrepreneurs’ Fund

Repsol Foundation has selected the Asturian project Xerolutions, a new technology that enables a faster and better production of porous materials, as prize winners in their fourth edition of the Entrepreneurs’ Fund.

CSIC, leading reference in research, championed by NextTip and AD Particles

The fact that the financial situation of research in Spain, with the Superior Centre of Scientific Investigations (CSIC) as its major exponent, is complicated is no secret. However, the largest public research organization in Spain continues to be an international benchmark, despite a decline in investment in key areas such as nanotechnology.

BeAble Capital transforms scientific knowledge into a business reality

In a socio-economic context in which Spanish scientists are forced to emigrate in order to develop their research, companies like BeAble Capital are an alternative that brings the world of business to the researcher. BeAble Capital was created in 2008 with the objective of transferring scientific knowledge and technology to companies and society. However, the largest public research organization in Spain continues to be an international benchmark, despite a decline in investment in key areas such as nanotechnology.