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.

Get in touch with us. Our investment managers are there for you.

Spotlight

X-MAs 2014

MERRY CHRISTMAS

One has to try the impossible to achieve the possible. Hermann Hesse, German author, painter and Nobel Prize Laureate

NEW INBVESTMENT

POSpulse

POSpulse receives second funding this year – High-Tech-Gründerfonds invests in retail-analytics company POSpulse.

FOLLOW-UP FINANCING

WeSustain

Growth capital for WeSustain (Series B).

New Investment

mobileJob

mobileJob receives financing from High-Tech Gründerfonds

Follow-Up Financing

minubo

Further funding for Hamburg’s technology start-up: investors rely on the eCommerce Business Intelligence solution minubo

NEW INVESTMENT

Multiphoton Optics

High-Tech Gründerfonds, Fraunhofer Venture and Dr. Boris Neubert invest in the 3D-lithography company Multiphoton Optics GmbH.

Follow-UP FINANCING

enercast

enercast successfully concludes capital increase to finance company growth.