We are a thematic private equity fund bolstering the Central and Eastern European space ecosystem by investing in pioneers creating true societal and commercial value to benefit humanity in the short- to mid-term.
„Global mandate with a special focus on Central-Eastern Europe.”
We aim to feel a gap that currently exist in the investment domain in the burgeoning space sector of the Central and Eastern European region. Herius has a strong track record in the CEE region and is comprised of a team of seasoned venture capitalist with complementary skillset who have worked together in the past. We pride ourselves on having a disciplined data-driven and well-documented process to identify and invest in future market-leading company in Space Tech.
“Through investing in cutting-edge space and aerospace technologies, we invest in the future of society.”
We are a fund that seeks out investment opportunities with true societal and commercial value, proven through scientific, engineering, and commercial results, that will benefit society in the short- to mid-term. We invest in companies across key value chains of the entire space eco-system to contribute to the development of society. Our further aim is to fill the void currently present in the investment domain in the burgeoning space sector of the Central and Eastern European region, as well as Europe as a whole.
“Through conscious systems architecting, we will make the CEE space technology ecosystem more robust and a cornerstone of the global space industry.”
Our long-term aim is to unlock the growth potential of the CEE space sector, and through the increasing robustness and resilience of this region, drive the growth of global space market. Herius’ investment strategy plays a key role in helping the emergence of a new generation of successful space engineers, scientists, and entrepreneurs in the CEE region and globally.
Today, the space industry is undergoing a revolution, rapidly accelerating to new, previously unseen altitudes. The entry conditions have changed, and at the dawn of a new era with greater private investments and more emerging nations joining, new entrants are presented with a unique, potentially one-off breakout opportunity. Launch and manufacturing costs have decreased dramatically, due to a series of new technological innovations driven by commercial stakeholders, making it easier for new entrants to disrupt the industry and become successful.
Herius is the first thematic private equity fund focusing on the Central and Eastern European spaceecosystem, while as targeting Europe as a whole. „Global mandate with a special focus on Central- Eastern Europe.”
Herius was established to become the first Central-Eastern European specialist investor in cutting-edge space technologies. We invest globally but also have a unique focus on the CEE region, a region with a rich heritage in science and engineering, unique strengths in innovation and an unparalleled potential for growth in Europe. Through a strong network in the region, we are building a state-of-the-art pipeline that others often find difficult to understand and penetrate, which will allow Herius to generate alpha for our investors.
Herius’ investment objective is to generate capital growth over the long term through strengthening the space ecosystem in the CEE region and globally to create a self-sustaining and self-reinforcing market driving continuous growth through positive feedback loops.
We take pride in following a holistic and data-driven investment strategy where our decisions are underpinned by thorough technical analysis and a deep understanding of the space industry, not only in its full technical complexity, but also in its unique interactions with other industries and macro trends.