Investing globally in
Up to $1 billion
EV & Energy
Alliance Ventures is a strategic venture capital fund operated by Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi.
The fund, launched in 2018, with a $200 million initial investment and up to $1 billion by 2023 – has headquarters in Amsterdam. It takes part in key innovation hubs (Paris, Yokohama, Silicon Valley, Shanghai and Tel Aviv), from where it targets technology and business model innovation in New Mobility, Autonomous Driving, Connected Services, EV & Energy and Enterprise 2.0.
Alliance Ventures is the main interface with the Alliance and its member companies for start-ups, incubators, accelerators, investors and the venture capital eco-system. By drawing on expertise and business opportunities from across the world’s leading automotive alliance, we pursue strategic investments at all maturity stages in startups developing disruptive technologies or businesses, focusing mainly on Series A and B, plus follow-on investments to support the start-up’s growth.
Alliance Ventures, led by Christian Noske, is the strategic venture capital arm of the world’s largest automotive alliance made up of Groupe Renault, Nissan Motor Corporation and Mitsubishi Motors Corporation. The Alliance is the longest-lasting and most productive cross-cultural partnership in the automotive industry.
The Alliance is the industry leader in zero-emission vehicles and is developing the most advanced technologies, with plans to offer autonomous driving, connectivity features and services on a wide range of affordable vehicles. Through its investments, Alliance Ventures is a major contributor to these efforts.
We offer clear
around open innovation
Alliance Ventures drives innovation and backs outstanding entrepreneurs through equity investments at all start-up stages, focusing mainly in Series A and B, plus follow-on investments to support start-up’s growth. Drawing on expertise and business opportunities from across the Alliance network, we seek to support entrepreneurs in accelerating the development of their start-ups, forge partnerships and offer a shared innovation platform to shape the future of mobility.
We aim to bring new technologies and businesses into the member companies of the Alliance while ensuring a fair financial return. Our key investment areas, in line with our views on the future of the automotive industry, include New Mobility, Autonomous Driving, Connected Services, EV & Energy and Enterprise2.0.
Our vision is to shape the future of mobility, by combining the excellence of our teams with the best talents and ideas in the market through open innovation.