Christian Arndt

Christian Arndt

Christian invests in early stage B2B software companies. He has been in the startup environment since 2010 and active on the investor side since 2015. He started his career at various startups in Cologne and Berlin. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of Cologne and a Master in International Business from Maastricht University. Moreover, he is an ambitious hobby triathlete.


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22. June 2021
Ignition Demo Night | Digihub Düsseldorf/Rheinland
With the 5-month Ignition Accelerator program, powered by Digihub Düsseldorf, young startups get supported in developing their digital products and enjoy benefits such as coworking spaces, coaching, events and network access. The program ends with a pitch party where teams pitch for more funding for their production. The Ignition Demo Night event will take place digitally via Youtube Live on June 22nd starting at 5pm! HTGF participant in the jury: Mr. Christian Arndt (Senior Investment Manager)

Posts & mentions

2. March 2021

Etvas successfully closes 1M seed investment round

Hamburg-based fintech startup Etvas, that offers personalized value add services to customers of banks and insurance companies via its marketplace, secures 1M seed investment. The AI-based technology platform for value added services is already used by Sparkasse Bremen. The seed round, led by High-Tech Gründerfonds, together with main incubator, Sparkasse Bremen, Plug and Play aims to support Etvas with the capital required to revolutionize the value added services market and capture the
27. January 2021

Deep-Tech made in Germany: 468 Capital from Berlin joins as investor

With 468 Capital, Deep-tech startup from Saarbrücken has gained another high-profile investor alongside HTGF. The Berlin-based VC of former Rocket-Internet executives will take a significant stake in the now closed seven-figure financing round. With, a new player finally appears on the high-tech map of Germany. The experienced founding team has now been able to attract the new leading deep-tech investor from Berlin. 468 Capital was founded by Rocket Internet executives
10. September 2020

Educate machines to read: Deep-Tech Startup secures seed financing

The Saarbrücken-based Deep-Tech Startup 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. thus enables a fast and efficient way to productively bring artificial intelligence into the economy. With this financing, the founding team is investi
13. May 2020

Video-Content Solution StoryBox receives a 7 figure US-Dollar investment.

Munich 13. May 2020. The BayBG Bayerische Beteiligungsgesellschaft, the High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and CK Venture Capital invest a 7 figure US-Dollar investment in the Munich Start Up StoryBox. Founded in 2017 by Ben Rodrian and Rusmin Causevic the Start Up offers a Software as a Service solution that simplifies video creation for businesses. Storybox can now announce the successful completion of the Pre-Series A financing round. We want to make the documentation and explanation easie