Our portfolio

We invest venture capital in dynamic companies in the State of Brandenburg and accompany them as committed co-pilots on their financing rounds – from the founding to the exit.

Investments in three high-growth sectors


Information & Communication Technologies

Industry

Life Sciences/ Health Care

asgoodasnew electronics GmbH

Asgoodasnew is Europe's re-commerce specialist for refurbished and tested used electronics. At www.asgoodasnew.de customers can purchase high-quality branded products at up to 30 per cent lower prices and with a 30-month warranty. Used equipment is purchased centrally via the leading platform at www.wirkaufens.de.


Main office

Frankfurt (Oder)

Status

Investment since 2012

Co-investors

Crosslantic, MCI (Poland), Munich Venture Partners, PDV, Point Nine, Ventech (France)

CloudRadar GmbH

CloudRadar makes complex IT monitoring solutions possible in a simple way. Using cloud-based software, customers can monitor their own IT infrastructure (servers, networks, devices and websites) at any time and can detect and identify faults at an early stage.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2018

Co-investors

none

familynet GmbH

With its Looping app, familynet offers a micro community management tool for easy and secure organisation and communication within groups such as families and clubs.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2016

Co-investors

Atlantic Internet, w&w brandpool, Axel Springer Media for Equity

Cinuru Research GmbH

Cinuru's Cinema Loyalty App helps cinemas and film distributors to understand, reach and retain visitors. With its Big Data analysis tools, valuable market data can be obtained and analysed to enable an optimal customer approach.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

Next Media Accelerator, HPI Seed Fund

Hypatos GmbH

Hypatos develops a software solution based on artificial intelligence to automate back office processes.


Main office

Kleinmachnow

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

Berliner Volksbank Venture, Cherry Venture, DvH Venture, Grazia PE, Business Angels, HW Partners AG

Industrial Analytics GmbH

Industrial Analytics develops and markets a software solution for the real-time monitoring of turbomachinery based on raw vibration signals to reduce the cost of downtime or maintenance.


Main office

Berlin / Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

HPI Seed Fund, Senovo , Business Angels

Mornin‘Glory GmbH

Mornin’Glory sells high quality shavers and shaving care products for men as well as razor blades using a subscription model through its online store.


Main office

Kleinmachnow

Status

Investment since 2014

Co-investors

Astutia, Atlantic Food, DCMN

MotionTag GmbH

MotionTag provides a technology for generating precise mobility data for urban passenger traffic, which provides the basis for offering user-oriented mobile ticketing solutions. The data also helps public transportation companies to optimise their services and make them more customer-friendly.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

Post CH

SECOPTA analytics GmbH

Secopta offers laser-based material analysis solutions. These help customers monitor and document the correct composition of their products in real time and optimise manufacturing processes in industry.


Main office

Teltow

Status

Investment since 2016

Co-investors

HuK Umweltlabor GmbH, SHS Beteiligungsmanagement, tbg

Styla GmbH

Styla ( www.styla.de) is an innovative Content Experience Engine that automatically designs website content and makes it shoppable, inspiring customers to buy more.


Main office

Berlin

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

Hi Inov, Senovo, Surplus

Synfioo GmbH

Synfioo markets a software solution for the real-time monitoring of transport chains in the international sector. This gives logisticians and their customers an overview of the transport process, arrival times and disruptive influences at all times.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

HPI Seed Fund, Senovo , btov

CI HUB GmbH

CI HUB GmbH develops and distributes software in the field of marketing automation. With CI HUB, CI-compliant advertising materials can be created without any special prior knowledge and in a fraction of the time previously needed. In the future, the innovative solution is intended to replace the highly manual process currently used by advertisers.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

HTGF, Business Angels Club Berlin-Brandenburg e.V., Business Angel

ZkSystems GmbH

ZkSystems software enables equipment manufacturers to set up and monetize digital services in addition to equipment sales. ZkSystems solution is based on a blockchain approach for data sharing in form of machine-to-machine communication on a usage basis.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2020

Co-investors

FinLap, Seed and Speed Ventures, EnjoyVenture Management
exit

Image Instruments GmbH

Image Instruments has developed ONYXCEPH³, a dental image management software for dentists, orthodontists and oral surgeons. It allows them to archive, diagnose and plan orthodontic treatments.


Main office

Chemnitz

Status

Exit in 2014

Exit structure

Secondary Transaction
exit

Housy GmbH

Housy is an artificial intelligence-based platform for a more efficient rental process. Based on individual specifications and criteria, landlords and prospective tenants are compared algorithmically and linked to each other if there is a match.


Main office

Kleinmachnow

Status

exit 2020

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

Bier-Deluxe GmbH

Bier-Deluxe operates an online shop for selling craft beers from all over the world. The high-quality beers are sold to end consumers (B2C) as well as to wholesalers, beverage retailers, resellers and restaurateurs (B2B).


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2018

Exit structure

Trade Sale
exit

Snaptrust GmbH

Snaptrust develops and markets an anti-counterfeiting solution that marks branded products in a concealed manner and thus protects them against product piracy.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

exit 2019

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

AVECS Corporations AG

AVECS was founded in 1994 with the idea of minimising existing security gaps and deficits in the maritime shipping sector with the help of specialised software.


Main office

Fichtenwalde

Status

Exit in 1999

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

gate5 AG

Gate5 became the route planning software pioneer for mobile devices following its founding in 1999. The company was initially acquired by Nokia and later on by navigation specialist Here.


Main office

Berlin

Status

Exit in 2006

Exit structure

Trade Sale
exit

INCHRON GmbH

Inchron develops and distributes software for analysing real-time behaviour in systems and networks, so-called embedded systems, which are used in particular in the automotive industry for developments for autonomous driving.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2014

Exit structure

Secondary transaction
exit

PaulCamper GmbH

PaulCamper is Germany's largest private sharing portal for mobile homes.


Main office

Bernau

Status

Exit in 2018

Exit structure

Secondary transaction
exit

Zedas GmbH

Zedas develops software products for the logistics management of rail freight traffic as well as for the asset management of vehicle fleets and technical facilities. Prior to 2015 the company operated under the name PC-Soft GmbH.


Main office

Senftenberg

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

RS Reengineering Softwaredesign AG

RS Reengineering Softwaredesign develops and distributes specific software and hardware solutions, especially in the enterprise resource planning area for the bakery and food industries, as well as for ERP systems.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

softgarden e-recruiting GmbH

Softgarden e-recruiting develops and operates an applicant management system for an efficient recruiting process as well as for an optimised cross-job exchange ad booking.


Main office

Berlin

Status

Exit in 2018

Exit structure

Secondary Transaction
exit

VISAPIX GmbH

VISAPIX developed a software solution for the frequency analysis and measurement of customer flows at the point of sale. In 2016 VISAPIX GmbH merged with Vitracom AG.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2014

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

XXL Media Company GmbH

As a provider of special radio advertising formats, the company launched, created, produced and implemented brand entertainment and advertising formats under the name Media On Work.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2006

Exit structure

Buy back

Our industry specialists

With their extensive industry expertise, our investment managers and analysts actively help our portfolio companies take off. Would you like to join us on a shared mission? Then get in contact with us!


Sebastian Bertram Senior Investment Manager
Markus Barnickel Senior Investment Manager
Katja Kühnel Investment Manager

EntoNative GmbH

EntoNative GmbH develops and produces natural pet food based on edible insects under the brand name TeneTRIO. These are rich in protein and nutrients and are suitable for allergy sufferers. The breeding and processing of the insects is ecological and sustainable.


Main office

Nuthetal

Status

Investment since 2018

Co-investors

None

CryLaS, Crystal Laser Systems GmbH

CryLaS develops and markets diode-pumped solid-state lasers for OEMs in industrial applications in the fields of micro-material processing and mass spectroscopy.


Main office

Berlin

Status

Investment since 1990

Co-investors

SHS Ventures

InstantSeed GmbH

InstantSeed GmbH develops and produces high-quality and cost-effective crop, flower and lawn seed pellets with a clay coating. This significantly improves the germination behaviour of the seed and enables sowing even under difficult climatic and geographical conditions.


Main office

Blankenfelde-Mahlow

Status

Investment since 2016

Co-investors

None

Store-Anything GmbH

The self-storage startup Store-Anything offers affordable storage space in metropolitan areas. Private and commercial customers have 24/7 access to the video-monitored container parks at attractive conditions.


Main office

Bernau, Blankenfelde-Mahlow

Status

Investment since 2018

Co-investors

None

UniCaps GmbH

UniCaps GmbH develops, produces and markets aluminium-free coffee and tea capsules from renewable raw materials, compatible with Nespresso and Dolce-Gusto coffee machines. Both the coffee and tea come from organic production and, together with the sustainably produced capsule, ensure ecologically perfect enjoyment. The products are available online and in major supermarkets.


Main office

Frankfurt (Oder)

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

MBG, Conadys, TecTum

WP Systems GmbH

WP Systems GmbH develops and sells drivable maintenance systems for rotor blades, which enable maintenance and repair work to be carried out on wind turbines throughout the year regardless of the external weather conditions. WP Systems also offers unmanned, fast and innovative dismantling of wind turbines.


Main office

Ruhland

Status

Investment since 2016

Co-investors

Black Forest Sicav

ME Energy - Liquid Electricity GmbH

ME Energy developes and sells an new generation of fast charching columns, which are filled based on methanol.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

Business Angels

NSD New Swedish Design GmbH

New Swedish Design GmbH develops and sells functional extensions, accessories and supplementary products for IKEA furniture via its own web shop. This enables many private and business customers of IKEA to solve their individual furnishing problems and to contribute their product ideas as a community.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Co-investors

none

Arioso Systems GmbH

Arioso Systems GmbH develops micro loudspeakers - Nano-E-Drive-based Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems (MEMS) for applications of Hearables, whose technology is a novel transducer principle for the smallest performance-efficient loudspeakers.


Main office

Cottbus

Status

Investment since 2020

Co-investors

HTGF, TGFS Basic-Fonds, Business Angel

Grandpersepctive GmbH

Granperspective develops a system solution for the reliable, permanent and area-wide monitoring of gas leaks and emissions in industrial plants, docks, loading stations or entire chemical parks.


Main office

Schwedt/Oder

Status

Investment since 2020

Co-investors

HTGF, DiaMedCare AG
exit

3D-Micromac AG

3D-Micromac AG develops systems, processes and machines for laser micro-machining in the photovoltaic, semiconductor, glass and display industries as well as in micro-diagnostics and medical technology.


Main office

Chemnitz

Status

Exit in 2008

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

Sinfosy GmbH

Sinofsy GmbH delivers ready-to-use System-as-a-Service solutions for industry 4.0 applications that require low initial investment for implementation. With products for indoor positioning, digital infoboards and machine data acquisition and monitoring. Sinfosy implements digital communication output from machines.


Main office

Wildau

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

GPS Ventures GmbH
exit

ADLARES GmbH

With CHARM, ADLARES GmbH has developed a new laser-based technology for the remote detection of methane which can be used for detecting leaks in gas pipelines, determining the emission of methane-emitting plants as well as for the area-based localisation of gas emissions (e.g. on landfills).


Main office

Teltow

Status

Exit in 2009

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

Advanced Optics Solutions GmbH

Advanced Optics Solutions GmbH develops fibre optic components for sensor and communications technology.


Main office

Dresden

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

alpha microelectronics GmbH

alpha microelectronics GmbH has developed semiconductor products, in particular for use in sensors, lighting and driving technology. In 2015 the company was taken over by EDC Electronic Design Chemnitz GmbH.


Main office

Frankfurt (Oder)

Status

Exit in 2014

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

AneCom AeroTest GmbH

AneCom AeroTest GmbH offers customers tailor-made solutions for the aerothermal and dynamic testing of turbomachinery assemblies, including the management of complex projects. The portfolio includes aerodynamic and acoustic tests for compressors, combustion chambers and turbines. More than 250 employees work for the Wildau-based company.


Main office

Wildau

Status

Exit in 2018

Exit structure

Trade Sale
exit

Augusta-Heckenrose Werkzeugfabriken GmbH & Co. KG

Augusta Heckenrose is a globally active, traditional manufacturer of high-quality saws for the professional, DIY and leisure sectors.


Main office

Trebbin

Status

Exit in 2009

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

CTR Chemie- und Tankanlagenbau REUTHER GmbH

CTR Chemie- und Tankanlagenbau REUTHER GmbH develops, manufactures and distributes storage tanks, apparatus, special tanks and wind turbine towers. Today the company operates under the name Reuther STC GmbH.


Main office

Fürstenwalde

Status

Exit in 2007

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

Ebert Kettenspanntechnik GmbH

Ebert Kettenspanntechnik GmbH produces the internationally patented ROLL-RING® chain and synchronous belt tensioners for the precise tensioning and damping of chain and synchronous belt drives in industry.


Main office

Schkeuditz

Status

Exit in 2008

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

Finow Automotive GmbH

FINOW AUTOMOTIVE is a specialist in the manufacture of chassis and structural components for the automotive and supplier industries.


Main office

Eberswalde

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

Bosig Baukunststoffe GmbH

Bosig Baukunststoffe GmbH produces plastic and fire protection boards as innovative materials for sustainable construction.


Main office

Elsterwerda

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

foxiflex GmbH & Co. KG

The foxiflex GmbH & Co. KG produces innovative technical hoses and hose systems made of thermoplastics or special fabrics.


Main office

Kloster Lehnin

Status

Exit in 2012

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

GFMesstechnik GmbH

GFMesstechnik GmbH manufactures optical 3D measuring instruments and 3D sensors for industrial metrology and life science/biometry. The company was taken over by LMI Technologies in 2014.


Main office

Teltow

Status

Exit in 2014

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

m-pore GmbH

m-pore GmbH manufactures large-volume metallic foams. The porous material is both light and stable, and is used, for example, in space travel or computers. The company was acquired by Mayser GmbH & Co. KG in 2010, but the brand name continues to exist.


Main office

Lindenberg

Status

Exit in 2005

Co-investors

exit

ME-Meßsysteme GmbH

ME-Meßsysteme is a leading manufacturer of sensors in strain gauge technology. These are used worldwide in machines, vehicles and medical equipment to measure tensile or compressive force, acceleration or torque.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Exit in 2010

Exit structure

Buy back
exit

NLG - New Laser Generation GmbH

NLG – New Laser Generation GmbH developed and produced diode-pumped solid-state lasers based on microchip technology in the UV, VIS and IR range for scientific and OEM applications. In 2007, the company merged with CryLas and the investment has been continued here ever since.


Main office

Teltow

Status

Exit in 2007

Exit structure

Merger
exit

Pac Tech – Packaging Technologies GmbH

Pac Tech is a global leader in advanced wafer bumping, packaging and solder ball placement equipment for the semiconductor industry.


Main office

Nauen

Status

Sold in 2006

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

Parsum – Gesellschaft für Partikel-, Strömungs- und Umweltmeßtechnik mbH

Parsum GmbH is an internationally recognised provider of PAT solutions for the food, chemical and pharmaceutical industries. The developed process measuring technology allows the continuous recording and monitoring of particle sizes and speeds.


Main office

Chemnitz

Status

Sold in 2014

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

Plasma-finish GmbH

Plasma-finish GmbH develops and produces equipment and systems for activating, cleaning or coating surfaces for the automotive and semiconductor industries as well as for medical technology. Since 2018 Plasma-finish has belonged to Pink, and the new production site is located in Wertheim.


Main office

Schwedt

Status

Exit in 2007

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

PolyAn GmbH

PolyAn GmbH develops and produces functional materials primarily for molecular diagnostics and research in the life science industry. It specialises in molecular surface engineering (MSE) and molecular surface imprinting (MSI).


Main office

Berlin

Status

Exit in 2015

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

SITA Messtechnik GmbH

SITA Messtechnik GmbH develops tensiometers for measuring the dynamic surface tension of liquids and foam testers for fully automatically testing foam properties for use in research and industry.


Main office

Dresden

Status

Exit in 2015

Exit structure

Buy Back
exit

WELCO GmbH

Welco GmbH was a manufacturer of fine solder powders for the semiconductor industry. The company was taken over by the Heraeus Group in 2005.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2009

Exit structure

Trade Sale

Our industry specialists

With their extensive industry expertise, our investment managers and analysts actively help our portfolio companies take off. Would you like to join us on a shared mission? Then get in contact with us!


Thilo Neu Senior Investment Manager
Dr. Torsten Fiegler Investment Manager

Adrenomed AG

Adrenomed's innovative and proprietary drug candidate Adrecizumab aims to effectively treat patients suffering from severe and previously untreatable diseases such as sepsis, septic shock and acute heart failure and to significantly reduce the still high mortality rate.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2014

Co-investors

HBM Partners, Wellington Partners Venture Capital, KfW, DBI AG

ThinkSono GmbH

ThinkSono has developed the world’s first software to diagnose a disease called Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT), a blood clot in a leg vein. DVT is one of the world’s deadliest conditions, asscociated with 800,000 deaths a year.


Main office

Potsdam/ London

Status

Investment since 2020

Co-investors

Speedinvest Scouts GmbH & Co KG; HPI Seed Fund GmbH; WesTech Ventures GmbH; IFG Ventures Nominees I Limited

Betterguards Technology GmbH - safety belt for joints

The Betterguards Technology technology is a revolutionary new component for injury prevention. Due to its unique chracteristics it offers - integrated in shoes, supports or other products - relaible protection with maximus freedom of motion. The innovaative and multiple patented technology offers effective protection with natural freedom of motion.


Main office

Berlin/ Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2015

Co-investors

Brückenköpfe, SHS

dropnostix GmbH

With its sensor system dropnostix GmbH supports farms by providing real-time measurement, analysis and interpretation of vital data during the monitoring of animal herds using machine learning.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2016

Co-investors

MBG Berlin-Brandenburg

Emperra GmbH E-Health Technologies

The diabetes monitoring system ESYSTA from Emperra GmbH supports patients in measurering, documenting and monitoring their blood glucose values and determining the vital insulin units. This enables improved therapy support.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2008

Co-investors

Peppermint VenturePartners, IBG, MBG Berlin-Brandenburg, Berliner Effektengesellschaft AG

Oculyze GmbH

Oculyze makes the laboratory mobile. The company develops, produces and markets portable microscopes with integrated image recognition software that can be used anywhere. By using a combination of artificial intelligence and a cloud database it can display high-resolution images of samples and analyse the examined objects in real time.


Main office

Wildau

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

Constantia New Business

OD-OS GmbH

By combining innovative laser technology and navigation, the Navilas medical device helps ophthalmologists provide retinal laser therapy for patients with eye diseases. Navilas analyses the retina, creates a map of the areas to be treated and then treats these with laser. Laser treatment of the eye thus becomes safer, more effective and more comfortable.


Main office

Teltow

Status

Investment since 2008

Co-investors

MIG Fonds

Pentracor GmbH

With its PentraSorb adsorber, Pentracor is pursuing a new approach in the acute treatment of heart attacks to minimise consequential damage.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2011

Co-investors

High-Tech-Gründerfonds, Fresenius Medical Care Investment

sphingotec GmbH

With its innovative biomarkers, sphingotec can diagnose, predict and monitor life-threatening heart and kidney situations in intensive care patients, and apply them at their own point-of-care platform, Nexus IB10.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2018

Co-investors

HBM Partners, Wellington Partners Venture Capital

4TEEN4 Pharmaceuticals GmbH

4TEEN4’s novel and proprietary drug candidate Procizumab aims to effectively patients suffering from acute cardiovascular diseases, such as cardiogenic shock and therewith decrease mortality among these patients.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

Business Angel

Lindis Bloodcare GmbH

Development of a medical device to be used in oncology for the operation of tumours in order to open up the possibility of self-blood administration of blood collected during the operation. The product consists of a combination of an antibody and filter and serves to remove cancer cells from the blood.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Investment since 2019

Co-investors

HTGF, Privatinvestoren

Caterna Vision GmbH

Caterna's web-based online therapy helps children with a functional vision deficiency (amblyopia) to improve their vision in combination with the current masking therapy in a playful and faster way.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Investment since 2017

Co-investors

Peppermint VenturePartners, KfW
exit

GILUPI GmbH

Gilupi GmbH develops innovative medical devices that enable the identification and isolation of rare cells from the blood of patients. The method is used, for example, in the treatment of cancer patients.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Exit in 2018

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

AnalytiCon Discovery GmbH

AnalytiCon Discovery GmbH researches and develops natural products for innovative pharmaceutical, cosmetic and nutritional products. The majority of the shares in Analyticon were acquired by BRAIN AG in 2015.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Sold in 2013

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

Signature Diagnostics AG

Signature AG has developed next-generation products for cancer diagnostics based on sequencing methods. The company was acquired by Roche Sequencing Solutions in 2015.


Main office

Potsdam

Status

Sold in 2015

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

Fiagon AG Medical Technologies

Fiagon AG Medical Technologies offers navigation systems for surgery. Like a navigation system in a car, it shows the surgeon the current location of the surgical instruments in the patient's body in real time. This makes operations much simpler and safer.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Exit in 2020

Exit structure

Trade Sale
exit

3Clinical Research Competence Center AG

The 3Clinical Research Competence Center AG was a centre for therapeutic research in Berlin and Brandenburg. In 2004, the company merged with the US company PAREXEL.


Main office

Hennigsdorf

Status

Sold in 2004

Exit structure

Trade sale
exit

Berlin Heart AG

Berlin Heart AG produces and markets innovative systems for providing mechanical heart support for people with heart failure. With its globally recognised products, the company is one of the market leaders in the industry.


Main office

Berlin

Status

Sold in 2006

Exit structure

Trade sale

Our industry specialists

With their extensive industry expertise, our investment managers and analysts actively help our portfolio companies take off. Would you like to join us on a shared mission? Then get in contact with us!


Dr. Angelika Vlachou Senior Investment Manager