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HTGF Investment Betterfront

16. September 2020
Betterfront completes seed financing from HTGF to bring private equity fund raising to the next level Private equity fund managers can say goodbye to the madness of the capital-raising process thanks to Betterfront’s data-driven fundraising platform. The company provides fund managers with a fundraising and data analytics platform, which generates insights that drive allocators’ investment decisions. High-Tech Gründerfonds led the …

HTGF Exit Fiagon

15. September 2020
Successful Exit for High-Tech Gründerfonds – Intersect ENT acquires Fiagon Buyer is the Intersect ENT, a medical technology company based in the USThe startup Fiagon AG Medical Technologies expands Intersects portfolio of ENT product offeringsFor the HTGF it is the 8th successful exit during the Corona crisis The High-Tech Gründerfonds sold its shares in Fiagon. The seed investor has accompanied …

“HTGF plays a valuable role that goes beyond seed financing”

“HTGF plays a valuable role that goes beyond seed financing” High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) is celebrating its 15-year anniversary. Professor Dieter Jahn, who spent many years heading up BASF Group’s Science Relations and Innovation Management competence centre, was one of the initiators and driving forces behind the seed-stage investor back in 2005. Since day one, Jahn has been at HTGF’s side …

15 years HTGF: 15 facts & figures

15 years HTGF: 15 facts & figures Our operational business started on September 1st, 15 years ago. To celebrate this, over the past 15 days we have shared facts, figures and little insights about the last few years via social media. To kick off, we celebrated our 591 closings to date and close the 15 days today with 114 exits …

HTGF Investment Natif.ai

10. September 2020
Educate machines to read: Deep-Tech Startup Natif.ai secures seed financing The Saarbrücken-based Deep-Tech Startup Natif.ai announces the successful closing of a seven-digit financing round with the lead investor High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF). Thanks to revolutionary AI models and a self-developed Deep-OCR, various documents can be analyzed extremely quickly, accurately and relevant data can be extracted. Natif.ai thus enables a fast and …

HTGF Series Financing bookingkit

8. September 2020
bookingkit receives Millions in additional Strategic Investment Capital bookingkit, Europe’s leading Software-as-a-Service company for providers of tours, attractions and activities, emerges strengthened from the Covid-19 crisis: The industry-wide dip in tourism-related revenue after the Europe-wide contact restrictions in spring is now facing a strongly accelerated sales development. In order to make strategic use of this momentum and further expand its …

HTGF Exit fos4X

Successful Exit for High-Tech Gründerfonds – fos4X becomes part of PolyTech Buyer is the Danish wind technology company PolyTechThe Munich startup fos4X perfectly complements the core business of the buyerSeed investors Bayern Kapital, HTGF and UVC Partners sell their sharesFor the HTGF it is the 7th successful exit during the Corona crisis The High-Tech Gründerfonds sold its shares in fos4X …

HTGF Financing Series A Cere Gate

3. September 2020
Computer-Brain-Interface Company CereGate Closed Series A Financing Round The Healthtech VC Heal Capital led the round with participation of HTGF and TruVenturo CereGate, a leading German neurostimulation company developing a software-based Computer-Brain-Interface (CBI), today announced the successful closing of a series A financing round led by the new European healthtech VC Heal Capital with participation from the existing investors High-Tech …

HTGF celebrates 15-year anniversary

1. September 2020
15 Jahre HTGF Europe’s most active seed investor: High-Tech Gründerfonds celebrates 15-year anniversary High-Tech Gründerfonds is celebrating its 15-year anniversary. To mark the occasion, the company is starting a number of initiatives. On 15 September, a new podcast will be launched hosted by Managing Director Dr. Alex von Frankenberg and featuring 15 guests on the subjects of digitalisation and innovation. In addition, a …

HTGF Investment Aignostics

28. August 2020
Aignostics raises €5m Seed Round to advance AI-powered pathology Aignostics, a spin-off from Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin and the Berlin Institute of Health, pioneering computational pathology for pharmaceutical research and diagnostics, has announced today the closing of €5m in seed round funding. Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (BIVF) led the round, with participation from the High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF), VC Fonds Technologie …