Created in 2015 in Paris, Daphni is a French investment fund that has already accompanied 28 companies. The specificity of Daphni rests on two pillars : the support of a community of more than 300 entrepreneurs, investors, business leaders, researchers and creatives “daphnipolitains”; and the development of a digital platform entirely dedicated to venture capitalist job. Daphni now becomes Official Patron of the Endowment Fund Use It Again!
«We are at the beginning of a social and environmental revolution that we must accelerate right away. The promotion of the circular economy is at the heart of Daphni, and this translates into our involvement and support for portfolio companies (like BackMarket and Geev…but also today, with our support for the Use It Again project ! of Romain Pilliard. We are all working in the same direction, it is a coherent project for Daphni" says Paul Bazin of the Daphni fund.
Discover Daphni: http://daphni.com/
Luggage creator since 2001, Horizon Bagagesbased in Le Mans, is distributed in 7 countries in Europe. In 2010, the French company was the first to launch a suitcase from the recycling of plastic caps, the EARTH suitcase was born ! «Today, the Soft model in RPET* is the symbol of the project around the circular economy that we have decided to carry every day in our company for the next few years", explain Fréderic Escolano, head of the Horizon Bagages Group. "We followed the Route du Rhum of Romain internally passionately and it seemed logical to us to move forward and engage with Use It Again ! on the theme of the circular economy. »
Discover Horizon Bagages: www.bagagesavivre.fr
*Recycling of Polyethylene Terephthalate from the food industry. Bottles of water and soda are probably the most common PET objects.