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

NEW INESTMENT

bitstars

High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) invests in augmented reality technology from RWTH Aachen.

NEW INVESTMENT

i3 Membrane

New Filter Technology – Uses Inert Gas to Bore Holes in High-Quality Steel

EXIT

SOPAT

High-Tech Gruenderfonds announces profitable exit of portfolio company SOPAT.

EXIT

Luphos

AMETEK, Inc. acquires German metrology specialist Luphos GmbH.

NEW INVESTMENT

Predemtec

Predemtec GmbH receives seed financing from High-Tech Gruenderfonds for developing a blood test to diagnose Alzheimer`s Disease.

NEW INVESTMENT

Smoope

Mobile Customer Service via Smoope „Service To Go“.

EXIT

MeinProspekt

kaufDA acquires MeinProspekt.