Rheingau Founders

Founded 2011
Founders Johann Reich Kai Hansen Marius Weber Philipp Hartmann Tobias Johann


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Total investments 58
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 40
Rounds per year 5.80
Lead investments 12
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 7
Key employees 5
Stages of investment

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • E-Commerce
  • Internet
  • Apps
  • Health Care

Rheingau Founders appeared to be the VC, which was created in 2011. The fund was located in Europe if to be more exact in Germany. The main department of described VC is located in the Berlin.

This organization was formed by Kai Hansen, Philipp Hartmann, Tobias Johann. We also calculated 5 valuable employees in our database.

The fund has no exact preference in some founders of portfolio startups. If startup sums 2 of the founder, the chance for it to be financed is low. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 2-3 years to get the investment from the fund. Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight GrabTaxi, Takeaway.com, Billie. We can highlight the next thriving fund investment areas, such as Health Care, SaaS.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Rheingau Founders, startups are often financed by Mountain Partners, German Startups Group, Born2Grow. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Kai Hansen, Rouven Dresselhaus, German Startups Group. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by German Startups Group, Kai Hansen, Born2Grow.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually. Opposing the other organizations, this Rheingau Founders works on 21 percentage points less the average amount of lead investments. The important activity for fund was in 2014. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2019. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 4 percentage points less often commits exit comparing to other organizations.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRoundRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation

Adaptyv Biosystems

20 Aug 2021 Switzerland, Lausanne

Jutro Medical

Health Care
$7M27 Jul 2021 Poland, Warsaw

Solvemed Group

Artificial Intelligence
Machine Learning
Medical Device
$770K16 Dec 2020 United Kingdom, Cambridge

Information Technology
01 Dec 2020 Germany, Berlin


Health Care
Human Resources
Personal Health
$2M07 Sep 2020 Germany, Berlin

Jutro Medical

Health Care
$1M01 Sep 2020 Poland, Warsaw


Supply Chain Management
$3M02 Aug 2020 Germany, Frankfurt


Health Care
Home Health Care
Personal Health
24 Jul 2020 Germany, " Germany"}


Artificial Intelligence
Information Technology
$3M28 Jan 2020 Poland, Warsaw
her1 Raises €5.5M in Series A Funding

– her1, a Berlin, Germany-based female wellness brand, raised €5.5M in Series A funding.
– The round was led by Five Seasons Ventures with participation from previous seed investors Rheingau Founders and IBB Ventures.
– The new investment will be used to grow in the European market, develop new products for different life stages, and expand its finance, marketing and product teams.


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