HTGF is THE seed investor for innovative technologies and business models. We are successful in supporting the best founders whose ideas can revolutionize entire industries and improve people’s lives. From the foundation of a start-up to its exit.
Founders tread an unknown path. Anyone who founds a company along with us has an experienced partner at their side. We know how financing works because we have already accompanied almost 600 start-ups on their journey and achieved more than 100 exits, including IPOs. If you are successful, then so are we.
Above all, we know what makes founders tick, what hopes and expectations they have – but also what challenges await them. We’ll stay on board even if the going gets tough. In doing so, we support our portfolio companies as a sparring partner.
We work as a team. Our investment managers contribute a great deal of experience and expertise. They are not only financing experts, but many of them have also founded their own companies or bring years of industry experience or specialized scientific know-how with them.
Our start-ups become part of the #HTGFFamily, one of the strongest networks in the high-tech venture sector, where we use our expertise to actively support growth, customer acquisition, hiring, co-investment and follow-up financing.
We invest in start-ups in the fields of industrial technology, digital business models, life sciences and chemistry.Read more
Your start-up is less than three years old and its headquarters are in Germany. Start-ups from abroad need a clear connection to Germany.Read more
We invest flexibly according to the needs of the start-up.Read more
In the seed round up to 1 million euros. In total we can invest up to 3 million euros in a start-up.Read more
We are sparring partners in all questions regarding the development of start-ups and will open doors for you.Read more
Are you the founder of a high-tech start-up? Does your company match our industry focus and meet our investment criteria? Then we look forward to getting to know you and your company! Send us your pitch deck directly – feedback is guaranteed.