Draper Esprit's mission statement: "Empower Europe to invent the future. Success depends on genuine collaboration, so when we meet teams that share our way of thinking, we back them all the way. As a group, we’ve been doing this for over 20 years – experienced investors bringing global firepower and a long-term view. We believe in Europe’s potential to grow the companies that will shape the future. We’re here to help that happen, by growing our community of extraordinary teams – a team of teams. And by reinventing European venture capital – long-sighted, flexible and global."