OBRATORI is the corporate investment fund of the L'OCCITANE Group, dedicated to French and international new start-ups. The Fund is agnostic and is interested in sectors, as well as product-services that meet its commitment and mission to support innovation and high-potential projects : ``better for the People and the Planet`` is the approach we always use.
OBRATORI bases its investment thesis on the emergence of innovative products and services which reinvent and change in a positive and sustainable way, our way of living and consuming.
Since its creation in 2018, the CVC fund has supported and accompanied the growth of more than 16 companies, in France and internationally.
WHAT DOES IT DO ?
Invest and support
OBRATORI invests in start-ups at the seed stage, alone or in co-investment, and offers much more than financial capital!
Keeping a close coordination with the founders, its multidisciplinary, benevolent team guides, advises, and supports them. It helps them structure themselves and take risks to take the first decisive steps.
Its objective: to help them overcome the many difficulties of the first years of their company’s life.
Its plus: the fund puts the players in its ecosystem in touch with each other, all of whom are keen to pass on their know-how and experience.
HOW DOES IT DO IT?
The founding teams and their projects are unique in terms of their background, their maturity, their business model, and their sector of activity.
In order to be as close as possible to their needs, the support provided by Obratori is adapted “à la carte” to each of them.
Working alongside entrepreneurs, the Obratori team ensures the solidity of the start-ups’ foundations, building a virtuous relationship together.
As a partner to each innovative entrepreneur, the fund builds a long-term relationship with each of them based on trust.
Its strengths? Listening and availability, interaction, direct and authentic dialogue.
Obratori also provides start-ups with a coworking space of over 900 m2 in the heart of the CISAM.
Advice and support