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Total investments 6
Average round size
The average size of a deal this fund participated in
Portfolio companies 5
Rounds per year 0.19
Lead investments 0
Follow on index
How often the fund supports its portfolio startups at next rounds
Exits 3
Key employees Soon
Stages of investment
Early Stage Venture
Late Stage Venture

Areas of investment

  • Health Care
  • Software
  • Lighting
  • Electronics
  • Nanotechnology

In 1991 was created TechnoStart, which is appeared as VC. The leading representative office of defined VC is situated in the Ludwigsburg. The venture was found in Europe in Germany.

The important activity for fund was in 2001. This TechnoStart works on 31 percentage points more the average amount of lead investments comparing to the other organizations. The higher amount of exits for fund were in 2015. The usual things for fund are deals in the range of 10 - 50 millions dollars. The fund is generally included in less than 2 deals every year.

The standard case for the fund is to invest in rounds with 5-6 partakers. Despite the TechnoStart, startups are often financed by eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG, TechFund Capital, Target Partners. The meaningful sponsors for the fund in investment in the same round are eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG, Omnes Capital, KfW. In the next rounds fund is usually obtained by eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG, Vivo Capital, Venrock.

Among the most popular portfolio startups of the fund, we may highlight NXN Software, Ascendis Pharma, Novaled. Among the most popular fund investment industries, there are Electronics, Clinical Trials. Besides, a startup needs to be aged 4-5 years to get the investment from the fund. The fund has specific favorite in a number of founders of portfolio startups. For fund there is a match between the country of its foundation and the country of its the most frequent investments - Germany.

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Notable deals

CompanyIndustryRound SizeDateInvestorsLocation


$1M30 Jun 2022 Bordeaux, Aquitaine, France


Health Care
$5K01 Nov 2016 Moscow, Moscow, Russia


$13M17 Jan 2009 Dresden, Saxony, Germany

Ascendis Pharma

Clinical Trials
Health Care
$20M13 Dec 2007 Palo Alto, California, United States


$17M01 Dec 2005 Dresden, Saxony, Germany

NXN Software

Digital Entertainment
Enterprise Software
$9M01 Aug 2001 Germany, Bavaria


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