Christian Arndt

Senior Investment Manager

Christian Arndt

Senior Investment Manager

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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Press
29. January 2024

akirolabs Raises $5M in Seed Funding to Revolutionize Strategic Procurement

Founded in 2021, Berlin-based akirolabs empowers procurement organisations to unlock 4-5x higher sustainable business value beyond traditional cost savings. The funding round was led by HTGF, OTB Ventures and D11Z. Ventures and strengthened by angel investments from industry leaders Fredrick Spalcke, Heiko Schwarz, Markus Ehrle, and Detlef Schultz. The funds will be used to evolve akirolabs SaaS product and enhance its AI capabilities, as well as to further scale customer growth and b
 
Press
15. December 2022

agriportance secures seed funding to replace fossil natural gas with biomethane

Münster, 15.12.2022 – Biomethane start-up agriportance raises a seven-figure sum in a seed round from seed investor High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and business angels. The founding team will use the fresh money to accelerate the product’s digitalisation and its launch on the European market. The current energy supply crisis affects the political and ecological climate. More and more people are calling for reforms and innovations because of the skyrocketing oil and gas prices.
 
Press
9. August 2022

Mobile learning start-up doinstruct closes seven-figure financing from High-Tech Gründerfonds and Born2Grow

Rethinking employee training, integration, and communication: doinstruct develops a low-threshold, multilingual mobile training solution for frontline workers. The software enables companies to train their employees and service providers by smartphone, across supply chains and in any location. With its strong new partners doinstruct hopes to revolutionize in-company employee training and push ahead with product development and the expansion of the company into new sectors. doinstruct
 
Press
9. March 2022

5-million-euro seed investment for Saarbrücken-based startup Natif.ai

The deep-tech startup attracts further well-known investors. Its superior technology based on Artificial Intelligence automates document-based processes, freeing employees from paperwork. Saarbrücken, Germany, 09.03.2022 – The Saarbrücken-based startup Natif.ai won further investors in a seed financing round: The round is led by Redalpine, a leading European early-stage investor. F-LOG Ventures, a fund specializing in logistics, and serial entrepreneur and business angel Phillipp