Corporate Venture Capital Program

Corporate Venture Capital Program

At INX International, we endeavor to deliver innovative, safe, and sustainable solutions that enhance the customer experience and improve people’s lives. INX Venture Capital prioritizes minority equity investments in high-growth technology and materials science startups. We target top quartile financial returns while seeking to help founders scale and achieve their strategic ambitions. In addition to investment, INX has the ability to facilitate partnerships and M&A transactions with leading startups that share our vision of a colorful, safe, and sustainable world.


Sectors

sustainibilty

Sustainability

  • Bio-based and sustainable materials for inks and coatings
  • Technologies that enable circularity and enhance recycling
  • Greenhouse gas emission (GHG) and carbon footprint reduction solutions

 


direct-to-object printing

Digital Solutions

  • Direct-to-object (“DTO”) printing
  • Novel inkjet technologies and inks

 


Industrial Automation

  • Manufacturing AI
  • Industry 4.0 & IoT
  • Supply chain optimization

 


Brand Owner Services

  • Personalization and customization solutions
  • Data analytics for printing and packaging

 


Novel Materials

  • Functional coatings that improve packaging performance and recyclability
  • Intelligent packaging

 


Stage

Seed, Early and Growth

INX Venture Capital is stage agnostic, with an emphasis on early stage startups that have demonstrated “product-market fit” and begun to generate revenue. The fund will also pursue select seed and growth stage opportunities.


Geography

North America, Europe, and South America

INX Venture Capital will have a global investment mandate, with an emphasis on opportunities in its core markets of North America, Europe, and South America in concert with SAKATA INX’s worldwide innovation efforts.


Team

Bryce-Kristo

Bryce Kristo

Executive Vice President
Chief Financial Officer
INX International

Shane Bertsch

Shane Bertsch

Vice President of Strategic Planning & Innovation
INX International

Scott Lenet

Scott Lenet

President
Touchdown Ventures

Will Geiger

Will Geiger

Director
Touchdown Ventures