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Total investments 26
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 21
Rounds per year 1.18
Lead investments 5
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 7
Key employees 26

Areas of investment

  • Energy
  • Renewable Energy
  • Analytics
  • Software
  • Artificial Intelligence

In 2000 was created E.ON, which is appeared as Corporate Investor. The main department of described Corporate Investor is located in the Du00fcsseldorf. The venture was found in Europe in Germany.

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 4-5 participants. Despite the E.ON, startups are often financed by IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft, Voyager Capital, Target Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are IBB Beteiligungsgesellschaft, Total Ventures, Foundation Capital. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, Vinnova, Total Ventures.

Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Hardware, Energy. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Bloom Energy, Bidgely, SpaceTime Insight. The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 3 of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. For fund there is no match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - United States.

The overall number of key employees were 25.

The important activity for fund was in 2018. Despite it in 2019 the fund had an activity. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year. Considering the real fund results, this Corporate Investor is 7 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2018. The average startup value when the investment from E.ON is more than 1 billion dollars. Opposing the other organizations, this E.ON works on 11 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. Deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars are the general things for fund.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Commercial Real Estate
Industrial Engineering
Project Management
Smart Building
12 Aug 2019 San Francisco, California, United States

Sight Machine

Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Internet of Things
Machine Learning
$29M23 Apr 2019 San Francisco, California, United States


Consumer Applications
Developer Platform
Enterprise Applications
$13M05 Feb 2019 Dallas, Texas, United States


21 Dec 2018 Uusimaa


Clean Energy
Smart Building
Smart Home
$50M25 Oct 2018 Munich, Bavaria, Germany


Artificial Intelligence
Cloud Computing
Electric Vehicle
Energy Storage
Internet of Things
Renewable Energy
$32M10 Sep 2018 Redwood City, California, United States


Clean Energy
Energy Management
Green Consumer Goods
Information Technology
Peer to Peer
Renewable Energy
$2M07 Aug 2018 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Artificial Intelligence
Consumer Software
Information Technology
Machine Learning
Renewable Energy
$27M16 Jan 2018 Mountain View, California, United States


Renewable Energy
Wind Energy
12 Oct 2017 Dusseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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