Financing your
Start-Up Company

Joint success
with partnership support

Achieve innovation,
shape the future

Since 2005 High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) has been financing young technology companies on attractive terms and actively supporting their management teams with a strong network and entrepreneurial expertise. We are focused on investing in early stage companies in life science, materials science, and information technology. In our first 5 years we financed approximately 250 companies from the high-tech sector and successfully set them on their way.

Gründerfonds II started on 27th October 2011 with a second close of €304 M in December 2012, with additional strategic limited partners from industry offering the opportunity for synergy with our portfolio companies. This allows us to create outstanding conditions for promising technology-based start-ups as they face the future. We are a highly motivated and experienced partner at your side as you transform promising research into business success. The prerequisite for our involvement is innovative technology that meets a promising market opportunity.

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Spotlight

FOLLOW-UP FINANCING

eGym

eGym partners with Highland Capital Partners Europe to fuel growth with a $15m financing round

NEW INVESTMENT

Juniqe

Seven-figure funding for JUNIQE the e-commerce website for affordable art

FOLLOw-UP FINANCING

AYOXXA

HTGF portfolio company AYOXXA Biosystems wins new investors to close a € 9,0m Series B round

NEW INVESTMENT

Sablono

High-Tech Gruenderfonds, Hasso Plattner Ventures and Nemetschek Allplan Systems GmbH invest in Berlin-based construction software start-up – Sablono GmbH

NEW INVESTMENT

ParkTAG

ParkTAG closes investment round with HTGF to solve parking problem for stressed drivers

FOLLOw-UP FINANCING

crealytics

New financing round: crealytics receives mid single-digit million amount for further international expansion and development of its semantic PPC technology “camato”

new investment

akvolution

akvolution GmbH raises six-digit seed round for disruptive water treatment technology