Andriotto Financial Services

We are proud to be a part of the biggest EU Research and Innovation programme ever with nearly €90 billion of funding.

At AFS, we are official advisors of the European Commission for Horizon Europe and we have the responsibility to evaluate and select the best projects and enterprises around Europe that will receive the public funding.

We help companies to be funded and to write a successful proposal. In addition, we support our clients during the different implementation phases.

Participating in Horizon Europe is an ambitious challenge. However, we have one of the highest success rate amongst our European competitors. We have created a Centre of Excellence in Switzerland with some of the most skilled EU grant specialists.

Our client portfolio includes some of the most important public institutions in Italy and in Europe.


What is Horizon Europe?


Horizon Europe is the financial instrument implementing the Innovation Union, a Europe flagship initiative aimed at securing Europe’s global competitiveness.


The goal is to ensure Europe produces world-class science, removes barriers to innovation and makes it easier for the public and private sectors to work together in delivering innovation.


Horizon Europe– EIC accelerator

The European Commission tool dedicated to Start-ups, SMEs and Small-Mid Caps to accelerate the process of introducing promising innovations onto the market that:

  • aims to eliminate the gap between scientific research and go-to-market;
  • does not require the formation of a consortia; and
  • finances labor costs, consumables, tests and certifications, depreciation, communication, dissemination activities, marketing, commercialization and scaling up.

12 – 24 months duration;
up to € 2.5 million public grant;
70% of eligible costs;

R&D phase (TRL5-8)
time to grant 3 – 5 months.

12 – 24 months duration;
from € 500,000 to € 15 million;
R&D and commercialization (up to TRL 9);
time to investment 6 – 7 months.

The European Commission supports the project through its own network of contacts and through coaching, knowledge sharing, dissemination and training activities.

Our added value


European proposals


Min euro granted


Years of experience