Since 2002, the Instituto Inovação SA, a founder shareholder of Inseed Investments, operates in the technological innovation sector, providing services to universities, governments and large enterprises aiming to bring science closer to the market.
The experience acquired till 2007, regarding 5 own investments management and the consulting work, allowed the entry of the Instituto Inovação in the area of resource management, through the formation of a consortium with Antera Resources Management SA for shared operation of the FMIEE Criatec Fund, a milestone in the history of seed capital in Brazil, presenting $ 100 million reais invested in 36 innovative companies. The Inseed is a co-manager company of the Fund, responsible for prospecting, acceleration, divestment and coordination of regional structure.
In 2009, the Intituto Inovação decided to create the Inseed Investiments Ltda. Thus, INSEED was born as an asset management company that besides multiplying value, it also encourages entrepreneurial culture in the country. The entrepreneurial and innovative vein plus the knowledge in structuring and managing investment funds consolidate the foundation of pioneering in accelerating innovative companies in Brazil.
In December 2012, the Inseed launches FIP Inseed FIMA – Innovation Fund for the Environment. The Fund will have $ 165 million reais of employed capital. In 2013, the first investments of FIP Inseed FIMA were performed.