Dr. Ulrich Schmitt


Prior to joining the HTGF team, Dr. Ulrich Schmitt, as a management consultant, supported software and financial services companies in strategy, business unit and organizational development. Dr. Ulrich Schmitt studied mathematics at the University of Cambridge and got a PhD in number theory from Heidelberg University. Besides work, he is a passionate surfer.


Posts & mentions

19. December 2022

Cybersecurity pioneer VMRay extends Series B investment to a total of $34 million USD to drive growth into new markets

VMRay, a global player in advanced threat detection and analysis that offers solutions for enterprises, governmental organizations, and MDRs to detect and analyze the most challenging malware and phishing threats, announces the closing of a Series B led by global alternative asset manager Tikehau Capital, through its subsidiary Tikehau Ace Capital and its European Cybersecurity Growth fund alongside new investors NRW.BANK and Gründerfonds Ruhr. Previous investors eCAPITAL and High-Tech Grü
27. July 2022

Energy transition startup node.energy raises 7 million euros in Series A financing

A total of four new investors are joining the company, while existing investors such as High-Tech Gründerfonds (HTGF) and renowned business angels are once again contributing fresh capital. The four new Series A investors were selected consciously. The financing round is led by Cologne-based VC BitStone Capital, the leading PropTech fund with strong expertise in the real estate industry. As co-investors, the 10x Founders contributes extensive experience in the software-as-a-service secto
1. June 2022

Automated Software Testing Platform Code Intelligence Raises $12 Million in Series A Funding

Round Led by Tola Capital and Investment from CEO of Github, Startup Helps Developers Ship Secure Software Bonn, Germany — June 1, 2022— Code Intelligence, the automated security testing platform, today announces $12 million (11M€) in Series A funding led by Tola Capital. This round is joined by existing investors LBBW, OCCIDENT, Verve Ventures, HTGF and Thomas Dohmke, CEO of Github. Code Intelligence helps developers ship secure code by providing a platform to find and fix secur