We're the investor that founders want.

Founded by a serial entrepreneur with several successful exits, we give founders quick feedback on investment decisions, a commitment to future rounds, and strategic and operational support – so they can focus on growing their business. We are a team of successful founders, investors, and operators, that love learning and investing in seed stage companies and supporting them through their stages of growth.


Personal capital invested

Portfolio companies


Follow-on investments

We invest in

Founders at the seed-stage of growth and beyond. We invest our own capital in the best startup ideas, unbound by traditional sector or geographic constraints. We have an affinity for empowering female, diversity and international founders - our current portfolio is comprised of 45% female and diverse founders and 55% international.

Why founders choose Emles

Bridge capital

Quick access to additional pre-Series A capital keeps you sprinting forward


Unique debt offering optimizes cost of capital and maximizes founders’ equity

Quick decisions

Receive investment decisions within 72 hours of the first meeting


No boxes to check, no bureaucracy, nothing to defend, just the best ideas