Deutsche Invest Venture Capital
DIVC is an entrepreneurial venture capital investor. We back exceptional founders in Germany, Europe and the US who build market-transforming technology companies.
Konux is the leading provider of predictive maintenance solutions for railway customers. The Munich based company offers a full stack smart sensor-based product including its own data analytics platform and AI to help customers significantly reduce maintenace costs.
Plume has developed the world‘s first self-optimizing WiFi-Network solution, helping customers significantly improve their Wifi experience
Deutsche Invest Venture Capital – a member of the Deutsche Invest Capital Partners group – focuses on investments in exceptional market-transforming technology companies.
DIVC primarily seeks Series A+ investments, supporting outstanding founders and innovative B2B business models through all phases of growth across the fields of Internet of Things, Enterprise SaaS, AI & Robotics, Data Analytics and Smart Mobility.
We believe in the power of superb engineering combined with radical entrepreneurial thinking, and creative visions combined with rigorous execution.
By committing personally and supporting with both our experience and our networks we always amplify the best entrepreneurial talent. We are passionate entrepreneurs ourselves and work very hard to be an entrepreneur’s most valuable partner over a long period of time.
What we look for:
- European tech driven companies with a US nexus
- US tech companies with European market potential
- Series A+ (Post-seed selectively)
- Focus on B2B business models
- Enterprise IT, IoT, Industry 4.0, AI, Big Data & Analytics, Healthcare
- Equity tickets of €2-5m and up to €10m per company
Specifically we invest in companies that:
- have highly focused and fearless founders
- have deep technological competence and lead time
- have a well-defined product
- address a clear, massive „pain point“ of their customers
- address a sizeable market
- have “quality” revenues
- achieve high gross margins
How we do it:
We are committed to increase the value of our companies through
- continuously challenging the business model and the business design
- helping to gain the right strategic customers
- supporting in recruiting key personnel
- supporting the organizational set-up and readiness to scale up
- helping lining up the right co-investors
- unlocking our global network to the benefit of our companies
Get in Touch
Prinzregentenstraße 56, 80538 Munich, Germany
+49 89 9542 96150