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6 Wunderkinder (Exit)

6 Wunderkinder develops and distributes web-based software for different platforms that makes it easier and more effective to collaborate with each other.

Exit since May 2012.

In portfolio 16. Dec 2012 – 24. May 2012
Address:
Brunnenstr. 141
10115 Berlin

Amedrix (Exit)

Amedrix develops & produces three dimensional implants (gel and liquid) based on collagen. Focus: treatment of articular cartilage damage in human an horse and other promising application areas. CE-mark for the cartilage repair product is granted & successfully used in patients.

Website: www.amedrix.de
In portfolio 01. Dec 2009 – 15. Jul 2013
Address:
Schelztorstraße 54-56
73728 Esslingen

AQ Implants (Exit)

The core competency of AQ Implants GmbH is the endoprosthetic reconstruction of severe and complex defects and anomalies. With the development of innovative implant systems AQ Implants GmbH provides surgeons with various surgical options to reconstruct a wide variety of defects.

Under the brand name REVISIO they offer a complete range of implants for the treatment of revision and tumour cases, from easy revision cases to modular-complex defect treatments.

In portfolio 29. Aug 2011 – 18. May 2012
Address:
Kurt-Fischer-Straße 22
22926 Ahrensburg

bab.la (Exit)

Multilingual language portal, including dictionaries, language quizzes, language games and a vocabulary trainer. Wiki-style approach allows users to collaborate.

Exit since April 2015. Purchaser: Oxford University Press (OUP).

Website: bab.la
In portfolio 29. Aug 2008 – 16. Apr 2015
Address:
Alter Fischmarkt 5
20457 Hamburg

bentekk (Exit)

bentekk develops gas measurement instruments for detecting toxic pollutants in industrial applications.
10x faster measurements at lower total cost enable regulatory compliance and increase workplace safety.

Sector: Metrology
Website: www.bentekk.com
Added to portfolio 18. Mar 2016
Address:
Kasernenstraße 12
21073 Hamburg

bitstars (Exit)

bitstars GmbH has developed a SaaS platform technology that enables customers to set up their own augmented reality (AR) applications. Focus was laid on very intuitive usability and joy of use. The platform enables users to create applications meeting their specific requirements with little effort. These applications can be managed and used in multiple end user devices, such as smartphones, tablets and smart glasses.

Exit since September 2016.

Website: www.bitstars.com
In portfolio 18. Jun 2014 – 30. Sep 2016
Address:
Hanbrucher Straße 40
52064 Aachen

Collinor Software (Exit)

According to market surveys Collinor IRP is one of the leading Project Management Systems in the Enterprise Area and due various interfaces (above all to SAP) specially designed for midsized and big companies.

Website: www.collinor.de
Added to portfolio 27. Feb 2007
Address:
Ubierring 11
50678 Köln

commercetools (Exit)

commercetools offers an eCommerce API development platform that enables future commerce business models. Administer, develop and deploy your commerce project through a flexible cloud solution

Exit since August 2014. Purchaser: REWE Digital.

Sector: e-Commerce
In portfolio 07. Sep 2006 – 28. Aug 2014
Address:
Adams-Lehmann-Str. 44
80797 München

Compositence (Exit)

Compositence, a University of Stuttgart spin-off, offers innovative platform technology combining the fully automatic and low-cost mass production of composite components with maximum flexibility in the fibre architecture.

Exit since January 2017.

In portfolio 07. Jun 2011 – 27. Jan 2017
Address:
Mollenbachstraße 25
71229 Leonberg

Confovis (Exit)

Confovis GmbH, based in Jena, has developed a novel technique for fast and efficient 3D optical profiling. The confovis scan modules, for the first time, do not require moving mechanical parts and achieve a unique combination of high speed, compact size and robustness.

Exit since December 2016.

Website: www.confovis.com
In portfolio 21. Aug 2009 – 21. Dec 2016
Address:
Hans-Knöll-Straße 6
07745 Jena

CONTROS (Exit)

CONTROS provides sensor systems for detecting dissolved CO2, hydrocarbons and methane in water for up to 6,000m. These systems find their applications in Offshore risk management (platform safety, leak detection, blow out prevention, etc.), general oceanographic research such as greenhouse gas studies as well as the exploration / exploitation of methane hydrates. One major future challenge is the monitoring of CO2 sequestrated oil and gas deposits.

Exit since March 2015.

Sector: Metrology
Website: www.contros.eu
In portfolio 17. Dec 2007 – 23. Mar 2015
Address:
Wischhofstraße 1-3
24148 Kiel

Corimmun (Exit)

Corimmun is a drug-developing biotech company which focuses on personalized medicine in cardiovascular diseases. We concentrate on innovative peptide and biological drugs in indications with unmet medical needs.

Exit since June 2012.

Website: www.contros.eu
In portfolio 29. Dec 2006 – 22. Jun 2012
Address:
Fraunhoferstr. 17
82152 Martinsried

Cumulocity (Exit)

The mission of Cumulocity is to make mobile machine-to-machine applications profitable for all businesses through ready-made, cloud subscription services.

In portfolio 27. Dec 2012 – 27. Mar 2017
Address:
Schiessstraße 43
40545 Düsseldorf

Dresden Silicon (Exit)

Exit since August 2007.

Sector: Semiconductor
In portfolio 23. Nov 2005 – 01. Aug 2007
Address:
Eversbuschstr. 29
80999 München

EcoIntense (Exit)

EcoIntense is developing a comprehensive, web based information system for environmental management and occupational safety. The technology and the modular set-up allow to master the manifold challenges in these fields with one single system.

Added to portfolio 28. Feb 2008
Address:
Friedenstraße 91a
10249 Berlin

EnShape (Exit)

EnShape GmbH develops, produces and sells highly accurate and very fast 3D sensors, which simplify manifold automation task or even make such possible for the first time.
Purchaser: Cognex

Exit since October 2016.

Website: www.enshape.de
In portfolio 05. Mar 2015 – 27. Oct 2016
Address:
Moritz-von-Rohr-Straße 1A
07745 Jena

ENTELIOS (Exit)

Entelios is Germany’s first Demand Response aggregator and solution provider, pooling electrical loads of commercial and industrial energy users. Entelios builds and operates „virtual power plants“. Entelios markets the aggregated capacity to grid operators or provides Demand Response services to utilities.

Exit since Feb. 2014. Purchaser: EnerNOC, Inc.

In portfolio 19. Jan 2011 – 13. Feb 2014
Address:
Claudius-Keller-Str. 3c
81669 Munich

eWings.com (Exit)

B2B software for easy and fast flight booking and management. eWings.com's mission is to make it as easy as possible to find, book and manage flights via web and mobile. The ideal travel companion for the professional frequent flyer. eWings.com sorts flight itineraries by stress - weighted by cheapest price, duration and stop-overs. The top search results are the best itineraries, always. Flights are presented on a time table to identify uncomfortable flights as easy as possible. eWings.com's focus is to provide the most simple booking process ever.
Purchaser: Hogg Robinson Group

Sector: e-Commerce, Travel
Website: eWings.com
In portfolio 14. Apr 2015 – 23. May 2017
Address:
Singerstr. 109
10179 Berlin

FTAPI Software (Exit)

FTAPI®SecuTransfer is a platform-independent software suite. Easily transfer files of any size with end-to-end encrypted across company boundaries.
Main products:
- revolutionary secure e-mail extension
- (S)FTP/ MFTP replacement

Exit since Feb. 2014. Purchaser: QSC AG.

Website: www.ftapi.com
In portfolio 04. Jan 2012 – 24. Feb 2014
Address:
Stefan-George-Ring 24
81929 München

gestigon (Exit)

gestigon develops software solutions for skeleton tracking and gesture control on the basis of 3D depth data for the markets consumer electronics and automotive offering a B2B licensing model.

Exit since February 2017.

Website: www.gestigon.de
In portfolio 10. Dec 2012 – 27. Feb 2017
Address:
Maria-Goeppert Straße 9a
23562 Lübeck

H.C. Carbon (Exit)

H. C. Carbon develops and produces tailor-made products, which allow to replace metals by plastic materials. Further application is possible for paint/varnish, lubricant and production of batteries.

Exit since June 2015.

Sector: New Materials
In portfolio 12. Aug 2009 – 26. Jun 2015
Address:
Ziegelstraße 7
91126 Rednitzhembach

ICE Gateway (Exit)

Lighting as a Service: Intelligent lighting with M2M (Machine to Machine) services in outdoor sector with focus on Information, Communication, Energy efficiency (ICE).

Exit since November 2016.

In portfolio 31. Oct 2013 – 28. Nov 2016
Address:
Technology Center Adlershof
12489 Berlin

Industrial Solar (Exit)

Industrial Solar concentrates on the enormous market for the generation of process heat and specialises in providing industrial solutions including the air-conditioning of large buildings by using its innovative Fresnel-collector technology.

Exit since August 2011. Purchaser: Centrotec Sustainable AG

In portfolio 25. Feb 2011 – 25. Aug 2011
Address:
Emmy-Noether Str. 2
79110 Freiburg

InterMed Discovery (Exit)

InterMed Discovery is a world class Natural Product lead discovery company, driving innovation through the generation of novel product candidates for the life science, food, and cosmetics industries.

Exit since July 2012.

Sector: R & D Tools
In portfolio 30. Oct 2006 – 31. Jul 2012
Address:
Otto-Hahn-Str. 15
44227 Dortmund

Kimeta (Exit)

Intelligent Job Search Engine, which searches job boards, recruiting agencies and company career sites for jobs. Artificial Intelligence helps identifying the best jobs.

Exit since Jan. 2015.

Sector: Communication, Jobs
Website: www.kimeta.de
In portfolio 20. Jan 2006 – 22. Jan 2015
Address:
Rheinstraße 99.3
64295 Darmstadt

KINAXO (Exit)

KINAXO supports pharmaceutical companies in the development of targeted drugs and predictive biomarkers for personalized healthcare.

Exit since Feb. 2011. Purchaser: Evotec AG

Sector: R & D Tools
Website: www.kinaxo.de
In portfolio 21. Jul 2006 – 09. Feb 2011
Address:
Am Klopferspitz 19a
82152 Martinsried

kinkaa (Exit)

kinkaa is a Meta Travel Search Engine for all relevant travel categories (flights, hotels, cars, packages and more to come) focusing on various European markets.

Exit since Sep. 2010.

Website: www.kinkaa.de
In portfolio 28. Dec 2007 – 08. Sep 2010
Address:
Schönhauser Allee 180
10119 Berlin

Kiwigrid (Exit)

Kiwigrid is an energy management system, which is connecting producers of renewable energy, consumers, storages, electric mobility and the energy grid with Microgrids.
Purchaser of HTGF-Shares: AQTON SE

Exit since December 2016.

Website: www.kiwigrid.com
In portfolio 26. Sep 2011 – 12. Dec 2016
Address:
Kleiststraße 10c
01129 Dresden

KonTEM (Exit)

Sample analysis in structural biology often suffers from weak contrast in the transmission electron microscope (TEM). The KonTEM PhazR solves this contrast problem and thus enables scientists to extract more information about structure and function of cells on molecular level.

Exit since May 2014. Purchaser: FEI Company (NASDAQ: FEIC)

Website: www.kontem.de
In portfolio 04. Apr 2012 – 02. May 2014
Address:
Ludwig-Erhard-Allee 2
53175 Bonn

LEDexchange (Exit)

LEDeXCHANGE produces LED retrofit lamps based on own development and patens. The USP of the products are the color fastness which means that the LED lamps have the same luminous color as the classic lamps (light bulbs) and the high compatibility with existing electronic devices.

Exit since March 2014.

Website: www.led-ex.de
In portfolio 19. Nov 2012 – 31. Mar 2014
Address:
Rolandsecker Weg 39
53619 Rheinbreitbach