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High-Tech Gründerfonds

Founders Alexander von Frankenberg

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Total investments 874
Average round size
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The average size of a deal this fund participated in
$3M
Portfolio companies 616
Rounds per year 46.00
Lead investments 157
Follow on index
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How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
0.29
Exits 78
Key employees 8
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Seed

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • Biotechnology
  • Health Care
  • Information Technology
  • SaaS
Summary

The overall number of key employees were 16.

The typical startup value when the investment from High-Tech Gru00fcnderfonds is 5-10 millions dollars. The increased amount of exits for fund were in 2019. The important activity for fund was in 2013. The fund is constantly included in 25-48 investment rounds annually. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars.

The fund has no exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. In case when startup counts 4 of the founder, the chance for it to get the investment is meager. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Mobile, Health Care. Among the various public portfolio startups of the fund, we may underline Outfittery, Mister Spex, GWA Hygiene

The typical case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 participants. Despite the High-Tech Gru00fcnderfonds, startups are often financed by KfW, Peppermint Venture Partners, Earlybird Venture Capital. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Neuhaus Partners, NRW.BANK, MBG Baden Wuerttemberg. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Wellington Partners, Creathor Ventures, bm-t beteiligungsmanagement thu00fcringen.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Graswald

3D Technology
Digital Entertainment
Media and Entertainment
$3M20 Mar 2024 Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany

CustomSurg

3D Printing
Health Care
Medical Device
19 Mar 2024 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Tubulis

Biotechnology
Health Care
Life Science
Pharmaceutical
Therapeutics
$151M14 Mar 2024 Munich, Bavaria, Germany

Tomorrow Things

$1M13 Mar 2024 Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Doinstruct

Consulting
E-Learning
Software
22 Feb 2024 Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany

xito.one

Robotics
$1M21 Feb 2024 Ulm, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

Threedy

Software
Visual Search
$11M20 Feb 2024 Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany

ATMOS Space Cargo

Space Travel
$1M07 Feb 2024 Baden-baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

BOX ID Systems

Information Technology
Internet
SaaS
Software
$4M01 Feb 2024 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
News
Cardior Raises €64M in Series B Funding

– Cardior Pharmaceuticals from Hanover develops non-coding RNA (ncRNA)-based therapeutics for patients with cardiac diseases.
– The company closed a €64m ($76m) Series B financing round.
– The round was led by Inkef Capital, supported by fellow new investors Fund+, Sunstone, Hadean Ventures and Coparion with participation from existing investors including LSP, BioMedPartners, Bristol Myers Squibb and High-Tech Gründerfonds.
– The new investment will be used for the late-stage clinical development of its lead program and the expansion of its earlier-stage pipeline.

Alentis Therapeutics Raises $67M in Series B Financing

– Alentis Therapeutics from Basel develops new treatments for fibrotic diseases.
– The company raised $67m in Series B financing round.
– The round was led by Morningside Venture Investments, joined by Jeito Capital and Series A investors BioMed Partners, BB Pureos Bioventures, Bpifrance through its InnoBio 2 fund, High-Tech Gründerfonds and Schroders Capital.
– The new investment will be used to support the company’s drug discovery programs targeting other fibrotic diseases and hepatobiliary cancers.

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Total investments 874
Average round size 3M
Rounds per year 46.00
Peak activity year 2023
Lead investments 157
Follow on index 0.29
Exits 78
Group Appearance index 0.68

Latest deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Graswald

3D Technology
Digital Entertainment
Media and Entertainment
$3M20 Mar 2024 Hanover, Niedersachsen, Germany

CustomSurg

3D Printing
Health Care
Medical Device
19 Mar 2024 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Tubulis

Biotechnology
Health Care
Life Science
Pharmaceutical
Therapeutics
$151M14 Mar 2024 Munich, Bavaria, Germany

Tomorrow Things

$1M13 Mar 2024 Bonn, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Doinstruct

Consulting
E-Learning
Software
22 Feb 2024 Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, Germany

xito.one

Robotics
$1M21 Feb 2024 Ulm, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

Threedy

Software
Visual Search
$11M20 Feb 2024 Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany

ATMOS Space Cargo

Space Travel
$1M07 Feb 2024 Baden-baden, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany

BOX ID Systems

Information Technology
Internet
SaaS
Software
$4M01 Feb 2024 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
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