U-Start Overview

  • Service
  • Financing Advisory

  • Year Founded
  • 2012

Year Founded

  • Serviced Companies
  • 38

  • Serviced Deals
  • 45

  • Serviced Investors
  • 1

U-Start General Information


Founded in 2012, U-Start was a professional advisory firm headquartered in Milan, Italy. The firm specialized in focus areas such as lifestyle, tech, and digital companies. U-Start catered to family offices and funds on venture deals and works alongside corporates on startup scouting and innovation projects.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Service Provider Type
Financing Advisory
Corporate Office
  • Viale Luigi Majno, 15
  • 20122 Milan
  • Italy

U-Start Services to Companies

Service on a Deal (45)

Company Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
Rebag Advisor: General May 2020 00000 0000000
Secret Escapes Advisor: General Apr 2020 00000 0000000
Emerge (Scottsdale) Advisor: General Feb 2020 00000 0000000
Outfittery Advisor: General Feb 2020 00000 0000000
Dott Lead Manager or Arranger Sep 2019 00000 0000000
Freeda Media Advisor: General Aug 2019 00000 0000000
AirHelp Advisor: General Jul 2019 00000 0000000
SumUp Advisor: General Jul 2019 00000 0000000
TransferGo Advisor: General May 2019 00000 0000000
FabFitFun Advisor: General May 2019 00000 0000000
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U-Start Services to Investors

Service on a Deal — Buy Side (1)

Investor Name Service Provided Deal Date Deal Type Deal Amount
Outfittery Advisor: General May 2019 00000 0000000
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U-Start FAQs

  • When was U-Start founded?

    U-Start was founded in 2012.

  • Who is the founder of U-Start?

    Andrea Colombo and Stefano Guidotti are the founders of U-Start.

  • Where is U-Start headquartered?

    U-Start is headquartered in Milan, Italy.

  • What service provider type is U-Start?

    U-Start's service provider type is Financing Advisory.

  • What companies has U-Start invested in or acquired?

    U-Start has invested in or acquired companies like Dott, Festicket, and Finless Foods.

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