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Corporate Venture Capital


Our Corporate Venture Capital (CVC) initiative aims to promote A2A innovation through investment in start-ups with high innovation and growth potential.

In particular, we seek to:

  • Protect and strengthen our core business by seeking out innovative technologies and business models
  • Supporting the evolution of business in the long term with the creation of a pipeline of initiatives
  • Spreading the culture of innovation within the company and raising awareness of the A2A brand in the world of innovation
  • Achieving benefits in key areas, with the aim of supporting the innovation ecosystem

The project is a concrete one which involves the investment of significant resources over the next few years.

The scheme focuses on seed and early-stage start-ups operating mainly in Italy or southern Europe in spheres of business that are strategic for the Group, such as the circular economy, the energy transition, mobility and new technologies for the cities of the future.


The various partners involved in the project include Capital 360 and thePolitecnico di Milano with its Poli360 fund, which leverages the polytechnic university’s research potential, along with its Technology Transfer Office (TTO) and the PoliHub incubator.

Find out more about A2A’s Corporate Venturing on the Open Innovation platform Propose your project