12. September 2008
High-Tech Gründerfonds and Zukunftsfonds Heilbronn invest in enymotion GmbH
Heilbronn-based start-up develops mobile fuel cell systems as self-sufficient power supply for recreational applications. Enymotion’s fuel cell system allows spatiotemporally independent usage of electricity consumers. It uses the caloric equivalent of conventional fuel or liquid gas to provide the power. Equal-zero-emission of noise and exhaust permit the service in almost all areas of life, where other techniques are inadequate in compliance with requirements. This lightweight energy source
11. August 2008
Sense Inside GmbH finishes second round financing successfully
Sense Inside GmbH has finished its second round financing successfully during its development phase. A group of private investors certifies Sense Inside GmbH great impact on the field of medical engineering. Leading edge technology in diagnostics and therapy of teeth grinding (bruxism) developed by Sense Inside GmbH is now close to market launch. Sales and marketing as well as finalization of the product development stage are now financed. A group of private investors made a seven-digit inves
29. July 2008
LED driver technology from Jena
High-tech startup from Jena fixes drawbacks of LEDs Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) are considered to be the lightsource of the future. Under the keword of energy efficiency they allow energy saving yet powerful lighting. However, for their operation they request for special driver circuits. Conventional LED drivers control only groups of LEDs in order not to consume too much electrical energy. Moreover, the control of temperature-, aging- and production-related fluctuations in light flux is not p
28. July 2008
High-Tech Gründerfonds investing into nfon AG’s telecommunication solution
nfon AG, developer of hosted PBX solutions and provider of integrated communication solutions wins High-Tech Gründerfonds as a lead investor. The patent pending technology and its integration into a coherent marketing concept convinces High-Tech Gründerfonds of the investment. Jens Blomeyer, Director of Marketing at nfon AG comments „after a successful market launch, the planned investments into further extension of the platform and its usability will help us to extend our technical advanta
17. July 2008
Innovative medical technology from Bochum: High-Tech Gründerfonds and enjoyventure invest in amedo smart tracking solutions GmbH
The team of amedo smart tracking solutions GmbH is highly appreciating the investment of the High-Tech Gründerfonds and the ELS fund managed by enjoyventure. "Now we can finally realize a technology platform which enables, similar to GPS, the wireless, sub-millimeter precise localisation and tracking for all types of minimally invasive surgical instruments," stresses Volker Trösken, CEO of the young company with headquarters in Bochum Technology Centre. Currently existing real time location
9. July 2008
Qiro GmbH Completes Successful 2nd Financing Round
The Berlin-based company Qiro GmbH has, after its initial start-up phase, successfully completed the second financing round. A group of strong financial investors have acknowledged Qiro’s huge potential for future success in the fast growing market for mobile services. Since 2006 the company offers a unique combination between mobile community with the buddy finder service and the extensive range of event-listing and classified directories. With the help of the new funds, the application is to
9. May 2008
Nanda Technologies raises 8m USD in a financing round
Innovative wafer inspection system for the semiconductor industry Largest Series B financing round to date of any company in the portfolio of the High-Tech Gruenderfonds The „Deutsche Effecten- und Wechsel-Beteiligungsgesellschaft AG (DEWB)“ – Prime Standard, Securities No.: 804100 / ISIN: DE0008041005 – and Brains-To-Ventures AG (b-to-v), a business angel network, participated in the Series B financing round of Nanda Technologies. The lead investor DEWB jointly with the investors of th