A private investment company

We are a family office specialized in MarTech and E-commerce verticals, SaaS and Marketplace business models

About

BRISE is a family office specialized in MarTech and E-commerce domains. Currently, we operate in Ukraine and scout teams from CEE. We are targeted on startups who build companies in our verticals or use SaaS and Marketplace business models. 

Our goal is to add 5-7 new companies annually. Nowadays, we invested in 8 portfolio companies among which are Finmap, VOCHI, OVO, Getpin, Disqover and others.

Also, we actively contribute to the ecosystem by taking part in industry development inside Ukrainian Startup Fund and Ukrainian Internet Association.

Investment targeting

Stage
Focused on Pre-seed
Usual ticket 50–75K USD
Team geography
CEE
Domains
MarTech
and E-Commerce
Target markets
Regional
and Global scale
Business models
SaaS
and Marketplaces
Stage
Focused on Pre-seed
Team geography
CEE
Usual ticket
50–75K USD
Domains
MarTech
and E-Commerce
Target markets
Regional
and Global scale
Business models
SaaS
and Marketplaces

Public portfolio

finmap



Online service for financial management in small and mid-sized businesses that allows business owners to see the state of their company without special knowledge of finance.

Investment stage: Seed
Domain: FinTech
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 30 finance rangers
Investment: June, 2021
Web-site: finmap.online
VOCHI



Ukrainian service for delivery of fresh vegetables and fruits in Kyiv, which is actively developing its own network of dark stores and aims to become a leader in the segment of product delivery in Ukraine.

Investment stage: Seed
Domain: E-commerce
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 40 fruit and veg ninjas
Market: Ukraine
Investment: June, 2021
Web-site: ovo.ua
VOCHI



Mobile app that allows you to create professional video effects on your smartphone in real time.

Investment stage: Late Seed
Domain: MarTech
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Minsk, Belarus
Team: 35 computer visionaries
Investment: July, 2021
Web-site: vochi.ai
Keenly



One-stop AI-driven SaaS for global marketplace sellers to scale and optimize their sales effectiveness.

Investment stage: Ideation
Domain: E-commerce
Business model: SaaS
Team: 5 marketplacers
Main markets: US, UA
Investment: July, 2021
Web-site: keenly.pro
getpin



Getpin is a single platform that brings together online presence:
reviews, listings and classifieds, advertising, social media,
website, SEO and statistics

Investment stage: Pre-seed
Domain: MarTech
Business model: SaaS
Markets: UA, PL, GE, RU, US
Growth rate, YoY: x8
Investment: January, 2019
Web-site: getpin.com
Rontar



Rontar provides a complete advertising suite
for businesses of all shapes and sizes
to drive new high-intent visitors to their websites

Investment stage: Pre-seed
Domain: AdTech
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 8 employees
Main markets: US, EU, Asia
Investment: 2015
Web-site: rontar.com
Disqover



Disqover Agency supports clients at all stages, starting from the initial idea of entering the market to boosting sales on the global marketplace (Amazon, Walmart, Ebay).

Investment stage: Ideation
Business model: consulting
Specialization: marketplace agency
Team: 15 marketplace ninjas
Clients: Borjomi, PIX, Petcube
Investment: July, 2018
Web-site: disqover.agency
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Finmap



Online service for financial management in small and mid-sized businesses that allows business owners to see the state of their company without special knowledge of finance.

Investment stage: Seed
Domain: FinTech
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 30 finance rangers
Investment: June, 2021
Web-site: finmap.online

Ovo



Ukrainian service for delivery of fresh vegetables and fruits in Kyiv, which is actively developing its own network of dark stores and aims to become a leader in the segment of product delivery in Ukraine.

Investment stage: Seed
Domain: E-commerce
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 40 fruit and veg ninjas
Market: Ukraine
Investment: June, 2021
Web-site: ovo.ua

VOCHI



Mobile app that allows you to create professional video effects on your smartphone in real time.

Investment stage: Late Seed
Domain: MarTech
Business model: SaaS
Headquarter: Minsk, Belarus
Team: 35 computer visionaries
Investment: July, 2021
Web-site: vochi.ai

getpin



Getpin is a single platform that brings together online presence:
reviews, listings and classifieds, advertising, social media,
website, SEO and statistics

Investment stage: Pre-seed
Domain: MarTech
Business model: SaaS
Markets: UA, PL, GE, RU, US
Growth rate, YoY: x8
Investment: January, 2019
Web-site: getpin.com


Rontar



Rontar provides a complete advertising suite for businesses of all shapes and sizes to drive new high-intent visitors to their websites

Investment stage: Pre-seed
Domain: AdTech
Headquarter: Kyiv, Ukraine
Team: 8 employees
Main markets: US, EU, Asia
Investment: 2015
Web-site: rontar.com


Keenly



One-stop AI-driven SaaS for global marketplace sellers to scale and optimize their sales effectiveness.

Investment stage: Ideation
Domain: E-commerce
Business model: SaaS
Team: 5 marketplacers
Main markets: US, UA
Investment: July, 2021
Web-site: keenly.pro

Disqover



Disqover Agency supports clients at all stages, starting from the initial idea of entering the market to boosting sales on the global marketplace (Amazon, Walmart, Ebay).

Investment stage: Ideation
Business model: consulting
Specialization: marketplace agency
Team: 15 marketplace ninjas
Clients: Borjomi, PIX, Petcube
Investment: July, 2018
Web-site: disqover.agency

Team

We are a team of professionals and enthusiasts who believe in the potential of tech product companies and at the same time specialize in scouting of perspective and ambitious startups that strive to become the best in their niches.

Usually we practice hands-on approach in the beginning of cooperation with teams when one of the partners can be deeply involved in operations of a portfolio company.

Artem Sukhina
Managing Partner

Entrepreneur and expert in marketplace businesses. Artem graduated from University of Bradford (UK)


linkedin.com/in/artem-sukhina
Oleksandr Yatsenko
Managing Partner

Entrepreneur with wide experience in digital marketing and management. Started his first internet-related business in 2007

linkedin.com/in/oleksandr-yatsenko
Kateryna Bezmennikova
Project manager

Kate is a leader with 9 years of marketing and advertising experience focused on pipeline and project management at BRISE

linkedin.com/in/kateryna-bezmennikova
Artem Sukhina
Managing Partner

Entrepreneur and expert in marketplace businesses. Artem graduated from University of Bradford (UK)

linkedin.com/in/artem-sukhina
Oleksandr Yatsenko
Managing Partner

Entrepreneur with wide experience in digital marketing and management. Started his first internet-related business in 2007

linkedin.com/in/oleksandryatsenko
Kateryna Bezmennikova
Project manager

Kate is a leader with 9 years of marketing and advertising experience focused on pipeline and project management at BRISE

linkedin.com/in/kateryna-bezmennikova

Activities

Ukrainian Startup Fund contribution
We actively contribute to a Ukrainian venture industry. Oleksandr Yatsenko represents BRISE by being part of expert squad and member of Competition Commission starting from the Fund’s first Pitch Day

USF Experts
Scouting
Our strong side is scouting of promising teams. BRISE together with partners initiated and managed the largest market research of marketing technology companies in Ukraine in 2021, which is a continuation of the first wave since 2019.

MarTech. Made in Ukraine 2021
Tech Ecosystem
One of the key priorities for BRISE is the development of the IT-ecosystem in Ukraine. For this reason we initiated the launch and now support work of 360 ​​Tech Ecosystem Overview - an online platform that contains business information about IT companies, people, investors, as well as the latest news and trends in the industry.

360 Tech Ecosystem Overview
Partnerships and speeches
BRISE team is always open and ready to share own experience and regularly takes part in local and international projects and events

E-Export School Webinar
Ukrainian Internet Association membership
BRISE is an active member of the UIA Internet Advertising Committee as an initiator and participant of a number of projects to develop local digital market

UIA website
Networking
We pay a great attention to the development of Ukrainian MarTech community and cooperation of the local marketing and advertising players

MarTech Discussion Club
Market researches
BRISE regularly runs and invests in industry researches to provide market stakeholders with qualitative and transparent data about Ukrainian digital marketing ecosystem

Internet ad market report 2020
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Ukrainian Startup Fund contribution

We actively contribute to a Ukrainian venture industry. Oleksandr Yatsenko represents BRISE by being part of expert squad and member of Competition Commission starting from the Fund’s first Pitch Day

USF Experts
Scouting

Our strong side is scouting of promising teams. BRISE with partners initiated and managed the deepest research of MarTech product companies ever made in Ukraine in 2019

MarTech. Made in Ukraine 2021
Tech Ecosystem

One of the key priorities for BRISE is the development of the IT-ecosystem in Ukraine. For this reason we initiated the launch and now support work of 360 ​​Tech Ecosystem Overview - an online platform that contains business information about IT companies, people, investors, as well as the latest news and trends in the industry.

360 Tech Ecosystem Overview
Partnerships and speeches

BRISE team is always open and ready to share own experience and regularly takes part in local and international projects and events

E-Export School Webinar
Ukrainian Internet Association membership

BRISE is an active member of the UIA Internet Advertising Committee as an initiator and participant of a number of projects to develop local digital market

UIA website
Networking

We pay a great attention to the development of Ukrainian MarTech community and cooperation of the local marketing and advertising players

MarTech Discussion Club
Market researches

BRISE regularly runs and invests in industry researches to provide market stakeholders with qualitative and transparent data about Ukrainian digital marketing ecosystem

Internet ad market report 2020

Partners and friends

Ukrainian Startup Fund
Solid5 Fund
Lviv Tech Angels
Ukrainian Internet Association
eō Business Incubators
Demium Startups
Amazon Activate

dentsu Ukraine

Finance PM
ICLUB
LIFT99
Ministry of Digital Transformation
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