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Air Liquide Venture Capital

Investing in the startups of the future

Air Liquide Venture Capital (ALIAD) was set up in 2013 as the Air Liquide Group’s venture capital arm.


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Our mission

ALIAD supports the growth of technology startups by taking minority stakes. The structure focuses on future technologies by supporting the development of start-ups through its industrial and technological know-how and its understanding of the market and its customers.

ALIAD's commitment is illustrated by priority technological and business partnerships between the start-ups and other entities within the Group.

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Three key sectors

ALIAD targets three sectors of investment related to important social changes:

  • Energy transition
  • Healthcare
  • Digital

Our investments

Since its creation, ALIAD has constructed a portfolio of more than 35 investments: Demeter, Quadrille, Ecomobility Ventures, Terrajoule, Plug Power [sold], Hydrexia, Solumix, Xylowatt, McPhy Energy, Quanta Dialysis Technologies, Avenisense [sold], Sigfox, Apix, Cellnovo, Water Planet, Ergosup, STEP, Orcan, SBA, Inpria, Poly-Shape [sold], Waga Energy, Solidia Technologies, Carmat, Rapid Oxygen, Proxem [sold], Ubleam, DietSensor, Investisseurs & Partenaires, Libhéros, CombaGroup, DiabeloopENS UrbanMySpheraFlying WhalesForge NanoCathay Smart EnergyInopsys and Intact.

The team members of ALIAD.

Our team

We are a diverse team of professionals working with passionate entrepreneurs and a wide network of venture capitalists.

Air Liquide Venture Capital (ALIAD)
91, avenue Ledru Rollin
75011 Paris - France
Phone: +33 (0)1 44 43 46 40
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As a start-up, you can send your pitch by using our dedicated form

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