We Invest in Ukraine

UVCA shapes the future direction of the private equity industry by
promoting investment opportunities in Ukraine, representing interests
of private equity investors to policymakers and improving investment
and business climate in Ukraine.

$407 mlninvested
over the past
5 years
32%growth of
deals number
in 2016

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Panel Discussions
Investment Breakfasts

UVCA Day with Y Combinator: September 20

UVCA is happy to announce Y Combinator visit to Ukraine. This is the first time that YC visits Ukraine.

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CES bootcamp: Ukrainian edition

The Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (UVCA), jointly with the Western NIS Enterprise Fund (WNISEF), have organized the UA Tech Expo Zone during CES-2018 in Las Vegas.

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UVCA is opening the new round of UVCA Challenge choosing 10 participants of UATECH expo zone on CES-2018.

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Financing your innovative business with 
EU funds

In 2016 Polyteda Cloud became the first Ukrainian company which which has attracted funding on business development from the European Union under the "Horizon 2020" Instrument for small and medium enterprises (second phase).

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Investment Breakfasts

Investment breakfast with the Ambassador of Switzerland to Ukraine

As you know UVCA has conducted Ukrainian Davos Nights in frames of WEF 2017, that was taking place in Switzerland on January of this year. Aside from this, Lenna Koszarny, UVCA Supervisory Board member and Andrey Kolodyuk, the Chairman of UVCA, took part at the Switzerland-Ukraine Business Roundtable "Ukraine: Brain Bank and Bread Basket" organized by Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-CIS/Georgia JCC in partnership with the Embassy of Switzerland in Ukraine.

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Ukrainian Davos Nights

Join us for the "Ukrainian Davos Nights" on January 16 and January 19, 2017 during the World Economic Forum.

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07 Nov 2017

Succeeding with Ukrainian-Norwegian cooperation in ICT

On the 28th of September the “Digitalization: How to succeed with cross-border cooperation in ICT” event was held as a part of Oslo Innovation Week, organised by the Norwegian-Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce (NUCC) and Oslo International Hub (OIH) in partnership with Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (UVCA).

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30 Oct 2017

UVCA became a co-organizer of the first CEE Women in VC Meetup

On October 18th, 2017 at Google Campus in Warsaw Poland the first CEE Women in VC Meetup took place. 60 women, from 13 countries, 27 speakers, 6 panels and 8h of in-depth sharing of experience and knowledge.

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17 Oct 2017

Ukrainian Tech Expo for CES-2018 Announced

On October 12, 2017 in Kyiv 10 winners of the UVCA Challenge: CES-Edition contest were announced to represent Ukraine in January at the world's largest consumer electronics show CES-2018, that is annually held in Las Vegas, NV

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01 Oct 2017

UVCA supported the HackIT Cup final event attended by Steve Wozniak

On 30th September Ukrainian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association supported HackIT Cup final event, attended by cybersecurity legends Steve Wozniak, founder of Apple, and Phil Zimmerman, the founder of PGP

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14 Sep 2017

Ukrainian projects have already raised almost $ 2 million on crowdfunding platforms in 2017

Ukrainian startups are increasingly coming out on crowdfunding platforms, including the world's largest ones: Kickstarter and Indiegogo.

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21 Jul 2017

Prime Minister supported UVCA Fund-of-funds initiative in terms of public-private partnership

On July 21 Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman met with Ukrainian Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (UVCA).

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UVCA Challenge - CES Edition


UVCA Workshop. Vitaly Golomb


UVCA Workshop. Stas Khirman