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Total investments 6
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 4
Rounds per year 0.13
Lead investments 2
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Key employees 3

Areas of investment

  • Printing
  • Commercial
  • Nanotechnology
  • Manufacturing
  • FinTech

Altana appeared to be the Corporate Investor, which was created in 1977. The main office of represented Corporate Investor is situated in the Wesel. The company was established in Europe in Germany.

The overall number of key employees were 3.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2 participants. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are SKion GmbH, JAL Ventures, Evonik Industries. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by SKion GmbH.

We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Manufacturing, Nanotechnology. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Landa Digital Printing Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 11-15 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is no match between the location of its establishment and the land of its numerous investments - Israel.

The fund is constantly included in less than 2 investment rounds annually. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 13 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The common things for fund are deals in the range of more than 100 millions dollars. The top activity for fund was in 2018. When the investment is from Altana the average startup value is more than 1 billion dollars.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Tau Group

$12M13 Feb 2020 Turin, Piemont, Italy


Financial Services
$32M13 Nov 2018 North District
Tau Closes €10.25M in Series A Funding

– Tau is a tech and sustainable manufacturing company that develops high-performance wire combining minimized partial discharge, high filling factors, temperature resistance, high-voltage and frequency optimization to enable global producers of electric motors, cars, buses, trucks and aircraft to double the power output of future traction motors while keeping their size.
– The company raised €10.25m in Series A funding.
Finindus and German specialty chemicals company Altana participated in the round.
– The new investment will be used to expand operations and development efforts.


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Total investments 6
Average round size 88M
Rounds per year 0.13
Peak activity year 2018
Lead investments 2
Follow on index 0.33
Group Appearance index 0.67

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Tau Group

$12M13 Feb 2020 Turin, Piemont, Italy


Financial Services
$32M13 Nov 2018 North District
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