Yann Fiebig

Principal / Authorized Signatory

Yann Fiebig

Principal / Authorized Signatory

Yann Fiebig, Principal, has an Engineering background and has been supporting start-ups in the fields of mobility, industrial software and deep tech since 2016. Yann has pioneered new investment theses for HTGF through lighthouse investments in the fields of space and quantum technologies, among others. He has successfully led many financing rounds with international top-tier investors and has successfully exited two companies from his portfolio. Yann holds two master’s level degrees both in electrical and industrial engineering from RWTH Aachen and Ecole Centrale Paris and was trained in value creation in venture capital at WHU – Otto Beisheim School of Management. Before joining HTGF, he supported the German market entry of an international energy supplier as a team leader and worked as a technology scout in the automotive industry.

Contact

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Portfolio

Posts & mentions

11. May 2021

Qnami closes 4.0M CHF Series A financing round

Qnami announced today the closing of a 4.0M CHF (4.4M USD) Series A financing round led by Venture Capital funds Runa Capital and SIT Capital, further supported by Seed Round investors Quantonation, Verve Ventures, ZKB Start-up Finance and the High-Tech Gründerfonds. The funds will support extension of Qnami’s patented quantum microscope technology into applications enabling the design and production of quantum computers and spintronics devices, plus scaling the launch of the Qnami Proteu
 
Blog
19. March 2021

Finding Product-Market Fit: The “n=1” rule

By Andreas Olmes (Principal / Proxy) Co-authored by Ulrike Kalapis (Investment Manager), Yann Fiebig (Senior Investment Manager) , Gregor Haidl (Investment Manager) and Fabian Hogrebe (Investment Manager) In a nutshell When you start looking for product-market fit, the rule of "n = 1" prescribes that you should initially focus on exactly one single customer. By contrast, introducing personas or generic customer segments is often found misleading. Quick wins Consistently fo
 
11. December 2020

Orbex Secures $24 Million Funding Round for UK Space Launch

New funding secures roadmap to first launch from Sutherland spaceport in ScotlandOrbex is 1st UK space-sector company to win prestigious Horizon 2020 funding Orbex, the innovative European space launch company, has secured $24 million in a funding round led by BGF, the UK's most active investment company, and Octopus Ventures, one of the largest VCs in Europe. BGF and Octopus Ventures have joined existing investors High-Tech Gründerfonds, Heartcore Capital and Elecnor S.A. - parent co
 

Events

26. May 2021
Kickstart International Program
“Kickstart International” offers a new opportunity for founders to prepare for international expansion at an early stage and to acquire the necessary knowledge and tools. Free program, run by German Accelerator. German Accelerator supports German startups with high potential in successfully entering the US and Asian markets. Program participants are also supported in making critical decisions when it comes to business model and products and get prepared for a siginificant growth in t