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Romanian Bitdefender Launches Voyager Ventures to Empower Cybersecurity Startups for Market Success

Florin Talpes, co-founder and CEO of Bitdefender
Image credit: Florin Talpes, co-founder and CEO of Bitdefender

In a nutshell

  • Romanian-founded Bitdefender, an international cybersecurity company, announced the launch of Bitdefender Voyager Ventures (BVV), a new investment program dedicated to funding and developing startups in the field of cybersecurity, data analytics, automation and artificial intelligence (AI).
  • BVV will focus on early-stage, seed and Series A investment opportunities, acting as a lead or a co-investor.


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Bitdefender’s expertise covers security solutions dedicated to both private users and businesses. According to their data, the company operates with over 20K partners in more than 170 countries.

BVV aims to provide startups with not only financial backing but also strategic and operational assistance, helping them to penetrate the market and accelerate their growth journey.

The resources include access to Bitdefender’s industry expertise and go-to-market strategies, complementary technologies and the company’s global network of business partners.

Over the years, Bitdefender has mentored various B2B and B2C companies, providing consulting in areas such as product management, international expansion, sales strategies, public relations, motivating teams and others. 


In their own words

“In a time marked by rapid advances and new challenges in cybersecurity, Bitdefender Voyager Ventures represents our firm’s commitment to innovate and support exceptional entrepreneurial talent in Europe and around the world. Our solid experience in building a leading global cybersecurity business gives us a unique position to help startup founders develop the new wave of innovative solutions and bring them to market,” said Florin Talpeș, co-founder and CEO of Bitdefender.

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Teodora Atanasova is a News Editor at The Recursive. She covers everything around funding rounds, exits, startups expanding to international markets, big tech opening R&D in CEE, meaningful for the ecosystem partnerships.