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Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Alexander Buchberger Frederick Mallinckrodt Markus Grundmann


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Total investments 51
Average round size
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Portfolio companies 30
Rounds per year 5.67
Lead investments 17
Follow on index
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Exits 2
Key employees 4
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Software
  • SaaS
  • Information Technology
  • Business Intelligence
  • Market Research

In 2011 was created Senovo, which is appeared as VC. The venture was found in Europe in Germany. The main department of described VC is located in the Mu00fcnchen.

The current fund was established by Alexander Buchberger, Frederick Mallinckrodt, Markus Grundmann. Besides them, we counted 3 critical employees of this fund in our database.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 3-4 partakers. Despite the Senovo, startups are often financed by Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners, Bayern Kapital GmbH, The SaaSgarage. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners, EQT Ventures, Surplus Invest. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Bayern Kapital GmbH, Unternehmertum Venture Capital Partners, EQT Ventures.

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 Synfioo GmbH, Veact, Ryte. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. When startup sums 5+ of the founder, the probability for it to get the investment is little. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Education, SaaS.

Considering the real fund results, this VC is 19 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The high activity for fund was in 2017. Deals in the range of 5 - 10 millions dollars are the general things for fund. The fund is constantly included in 2-6 investment rounds annually.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Business Intelligence
Data Visualization
Information Technology
$35M26 May 2022 New York, New York, United States


Artificial Intelligence
Call Center
Information Technology
Machine Learning
$4M12 May 2022 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Enterprise Software
Information Technology
Internet of Things
$47M04 May 2022 Germany, Bavaria, Germany


Data Center
Developer Platform
$3M05 Apr 2022 München, Bayern, Germany


Cyber Security
Information Technology
$4M29 Nov 2021 Manchester, England, United Kingdom


Artificial Intelligence
$10M30 Sep 2021 Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland


Document Management
Energy Management
Image Recognition
Industrial Automation
$20M07 Jul 2021 Vienna, Austria


Human Resources
$8M18 May 2021 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Search Engine
Vacation Rental
$45M12 May 2021 Munich, Bavaria, Germany
Holidu Raises £32M in Series D Funding

– Holidu is a Munich-based technology company in the holiday rental industry.
– The company secured €37m in Series D funding.
– The round was led by 83North with participation from existing investors Prime Ventures, EQT ventures, Coparion, Senovo, Kees Koolen, Lios Ventures and Chris Hitchen. Claret Capital (formerly Harbert European Growth Capital).
– The new investment will be used to further accelerate the company’s growth and expansion of its holiday rental search engine and the expansion of its holiday rental software business with Bookiply.


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