We partner with entrepreneurs who strive to make an impact through innovation. The companies in our portfolio build disruptive technology solutions, look to develop teams in Armenia, and solve global challenges. We look for:
Armenian startups with, or looking to build, a presence in Armenia
Seed & Early stage companies
Scalable business models
How We Support
HIVE offers seed and early-stage equity investment. In addition to capital, we partner with our entrepreneurs to build stronger and more impactful startups.
We work closely with each of our portfolio companies to connect them with the resources they need to scale, including access to:
World-class advisors and mentors who offer expertise and connections
Quality talent, including skilled developers in Armenia
Relevant partners to scale your company
Founder webinars and workshops which focus on relevant issues for each company
Follow-on funding through connections with other venture capital funds, angel investors, and accelerators
Our hands-on approach is designed to open as many opportunities for Armenian entrepreneurs as possible.
How We Decide
After applying for investment at HIVE, startups will be invited to a live pitch with our team for initial consideration. Through a streamlined and thorough review process, we will evaluate each team's offering and potential before investing.
The key indicators we evaluate in potential portfolio companies are:
Clear problem and useful solution
Detailed market overview
Advantages over your competition
Unique and qualified team
Clear milestones and financials
Solid go-to-market strategy
When We Decide
We accept applications for investment on a rolling basis. If you fit the above criteria and would like to join our portfolio, click the button below to submit an application for investment.