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Hornetsecurity is premium provider of cloud-based security services. Hornetsecurity products protect companies’ IT infrastructure and data.

Press releases

30. July 2020

Seed investor HTGF and HCS sell their stakes in Hornetsecurity GmbH to growth equity investors

Perfect exit with very substantial returns for High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and HCS Beteiligungsgesellschaft GmbH (HCS) Growth equity investors Providence Strategic Growth (PSG) and Verdane acquire stakes Hornetsecurity’s leadership team to remain on board Transaction subject to antitrust clearance HTGF invested in Hornetsecurity back in 2007, shortly after the company was founded, while HCS came on board in 2017. The two investors were quick to foresee the increasingly imp
7. February 2019

HTGF portfolio company Hornetsecurity acquires Spanish market leader Spamina

Hornetsecurity completed the acquisition of the Spanish email security company Spamina successfully. This makes the Hanover-based company the leading German email cloud security provider in Europe and expands its locations with offices in Madrid and Barcelona as well as in Central and South America. Spamina's activities will continue as part of the Hornetsecurity Group, to provide customers of both companies with even more efficient technology and worldwide competent support. The investors Hi
7. July 2009

antispameurope closes additional funding round

Neuhaus Partners and High-Tech Gründerfonds have increased their shares in antispameurope. The inflow of additional capital is expected to further strengthen international growth of the Hannover based provider of managed e-mail security services. Both companies are investors into antispameurope since its first financing round in the fall of 2007. A second financing round was conducted in April of 2008. Dr. Gottfried Neuhaus, Managing Partner of Neuhaus Partners, appears pleased with the develo

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