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Surplus Invest

Investor type Venture Capital
Founders Braun Reiner Jannis Roser


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Total investments 15
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 10
Rounds per year 2.50
Lead investments 3
Follow on index
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Key employees 3
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture

Areas of investment

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

Surplus Invest is the famous VC, which was founded in 2016. The company was established in Europe in Germany. The main department of described VC is located in the Munich.

The fund is constantly included in 2-6 deals per year. When the investment is from Surplus Invest the average startup value is 1-5 millions dollars. The common things for fund are deals in the range of 1 - 5 millions dollars. Speaking about the real fund results, this VC is 9 percentage points more often commits exit comparing to other organizations. The high activity for fund was in 2017.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight Ryte,, quantilope. Moreover, a startup needs to be at the age of 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany. The fund has exact preference in a number of founders of portfolio startups. Among the most successful fund investment fields, there are Real Estate Investment, Market Research.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 2-3 partakers. Despite the Surplus Invest, startups are often financed by WestTech Ventures, XAnge, Senovo. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are Senovo, pd ventures, Tom Stafford. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by Senovo, Hi Inov - Dentressangle, Dawn Capital.

This organization was formed by Braun Reiner, Jannis Roser.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Machine Learning
23 Sep 2021 London, England, United Kingdom

IMMO Investment Technologies

Real Estate
$3M20 Aug 2020 London, England, United Kingdom


Information Technology
Market Research
$28M23 Jul 2020 Baden-Württemberg


$6M09 Apr 2020 Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Scaled Robotics

Artificial Intelligence
$2M03 Feb 2020 Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

IMMO Investment Technologies

Real Estate
$12M07 Nov 2019 London, England, United Kingdom

Artificial Intelligence
Big Data
Machine Learning
08 May 2019 London, England, United Kingdom


Internet of Things
Property Development
Property Management
15 Jan 2019 Berlin, Berlin, Germany


Information Technology
Market Research
$8M05 Nov 2018 Germany, Baden-Württemberg


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