Yachting Ventures is the worlds' first startup hub for the leisure marine, yachting and superyachting industries.
We provide the education and opportunities that founders in this space need to build, grow, and scale their companies.
We have worked with +150 startups in the leisure marine, yachting and superyachting industries.
Yachting Ventures is a truly global endeavour and there are startups from +30 countries in our network.
Our portfolio companies have collectively raised +£15,000,000 from angels and VCs, in Seed and Series A funding.
Launching or scaling 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.
Yachting Ventures is built for aspiring entrepreneurs bringing innovation to the leisure marine, yachting and superyachting industries.
We are stage-agnostic and we exist to help you take your business to the next level.
We want to help you succeed.
What stage are you at?
YV Business Bootcamp
The Business Bootcamp is for entrepreneurial people at the earliest stages of their founder journey, exploring the possibility of starting a company.
YV Startup Accelerator
The Startup Accelerator is for high-growth companies looking to raise and build authentic relationships with other founders and mentors, to help scale their companies.
Building relationships and exchanging ideas with great mentors 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.
Looking to the future.
If you choose to fundraise, 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, yachting and superyachting industries.
Enquire about fundraising below to receive a free pitch deck template to help kickstart your fundraising journey.
Find your tribe.
The YV Community is a highly-engaged, global network of startup entrepreneurs who help each other succeed.
Easily ask advice, share experience, and give back from a platform purpose built for founders in the leisure marine, yachting and superyachting industries.