Yachting Ventures is a global startup hub for the leisure marine and yachting industries.
We provide the network, education and opportunities that founders in this space need to build, grow, and scale their companies.
By connecting entrepreneurs with corporates, investors and organisations around the globe, we can drive innovation and solve the industry's largest problems.
We have now worked with +150 startups building products and services in the leisure marine and yachting industries.
Yachting Ventures is a truly global endeavour and there are startups from +30 countries in our network.
Our portfolio companies have collectively raised +£20M from angels and VCs, in seed and series A funding.
Building a startup?
Yachting Ventures is on a mission to help you.
Startups all over the world are changing how we think and operate in our daily lives. Starting a company has never been as easy or cheap. Access to capital, computing power and workspace has become commoditised, enabling entrepreneurs to achieve much more, with far less, incredibly fast.
Yachting Ventures is built for aspiring entrepreneurs bringing innovation to the leisure marine and yachting industries. We’re looking for the best technologies and innovations at every stage from all around the world, and we want to help you succeed.
Building relationships and exchanging ideas with great people can increase a company’s odds of success more than almost anything else.
You will learn from key industry innovators and entrepreneurs, to help challenge your ideas and build a successful company.
We can support you with the creation of your investor-facing materials and we have a large network of investors who will listen to your pitch.
Our network of UHNWIs, family offices and funds are actively looking to invest in companies that have disruptive technologies in the leisure marine and yachting industries.
The YV Community is a highly-engaged, global network of startup entrepreneurs, helping each other succeed.
Easily ask advice, share experience, and give back from a platform purpose built for founders in the leisure marine and yachting industries.
Yachting Ventures has gone above and beyond to help us connect with the right industry contacts. The team has great industry knowledge and the breadth of their network is even more remarkable! Yachting Ventures can open doors like a true advisor and partner to your startup’s growth.
Aleks Rasevski, Boatrax