Welcome to aldeA

aldeA is founded by passionate entrepreneurs and investors with strong expertise in the venture capital industry and in the startup ecosystem. Meet our team.
A Pan-European venture capital platform based in


aldeA connects the South European startup and investor ecosystems with the Next-Gen VC managers in Europe.

To capture niche opportunities across sectors, technologies and hubs, we pursue a dual strategy. Through a hybrid fund of funds, we support early-stage venture-backed companies via:

  • Primary fund commitments
  • Flexible capital to portfolio companies through direct co-investments.

aldeA Tech Fund I was launched in partnership with Meridia Capital Partners, a leading alternative fund manager, to invest in the 700+ most promising technology businesses seeded between 2020 and 2022 in Europe.

We are a growing talented and international team, with complementary backgrounds and a common purpose.

  • Alfonso Bassols Leads the Direct Investment Practice
  • Carlos Trenchs Leads Operations and Business Development
  • Charles Giesen Associate
  • Gonzalo Rodés Chairman
  • Josep Duran Leads the Fund of Funds Practice
  • Miguel Arrufat Associate
  • Núria Zaragoza Investor Relations & Corporate Development

Internship Programme

  • Adrià Leira

We are constantly looking for talent.
If you are interested in joining aldeA, please, reach out