Slovene Enterprise Fund


Slovene Enterprise Fund (SEF) is a leading national financial fund for support of SMEs, including start-ups and scale-ups, with:
We aim to reduce the gaps that companies face in the market, while at the same time considering the ESG principle in our operations.


  1. Strategic mission: Filling the financial gaps of SMEs, including start-ups and scale-ups, by providing appropriate financial incentives.
  2. Strategic mission: Filling gaps in competences and sustainable development of SMEs, including start-ups and scale-ups with incentives to increase competences and sustainable development incentives to pomote growth and sustainable development.
  3. Strategic mission: Ensuring incentives to:
    • Provide benefits for the final recipient,
    • Assume higer levels of entrepreneurship development risks
    • Contribute to macroeconomic effects.


SEF wants to remain a leading, recognizable and reputable finanical fund for the support of SMEs, including start-ups and scale-ups with: following world best practices.


Slovene Enterprise Fund
Ulica kneza Koclja 22, 2000 Maribor
Phone: 02/234 12 60
Fax: 02/234 12 82



The programme is co-financed by the Slovenian Enterprise Fund and the European Union, namely from the European Fund for Regional Development. It is carried out on the basis of the Substantial Support of Fund Recipients (SME) programme from 2018 to 2023 within the framework of the Operational Programme for the Implementation of European Cohesion Policy from 2014 to 2020.