Our Exits

adikteev

Adikteev offers a marketing platform with its own Data Management Platform (DMP) solution and an advertising network with over 400 connected publishers. The large number of tools enables the placement of targeted advertising in real time, broken down to the individual user, and enormously increases the conversion rate.

Sector: AdTech
Website: www.adikteev.com
In portfolio 29. Aug 2011 – 09. Jan 2018

AQ Implants

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.

Sector: Life Sciences
In portfolio 29. Aug 2011 – 18. May 2012

bab.la

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

bentekk

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

bitstars

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

CCI Custom Cells Itzehoe

Custom Cells manufactures customer-specific acculumators and intermediate products based on lithium technology.

In portfolio 06. Aug 2013 – 09. Aug 2017

Codetrails

Codetrails GmbH develops intelligent tools that facilitate knowledge transfer in software development teams. Using Big Data technology, they answer the question: How do I tell the machine what to do?

In portfolio 17. Nov 2015 – 13. Jun 2019

commercetools

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

CommSolid

CommSolid is the cellular IP company providing leading edge ultra-low power solutions for the growing IoT market. This market demands highly optimized and easy to integrate communication solutions for the NB-IoT standard, allowing every sensor to be directly connected to the Internet. Once integrated into customer integrated circuits (ICs), CommSolid’s baseband IP enables smart applications that modernize and enrich our life in areas like health care, smart home, transport, logistic systems, or industrial applications. Leveraging the experience of more than a decade at the forefront of the wireless communication business, we have unique capabilities to handle high volume and extremely integrated low power solutions.

In portfolio 11. May 2016 – 21. Nov 2018

Comnovo

More efficient industrial processes enabled by enhanced safety: Comnovo develops and markets a new radio-based warning system to reduce the accident risk for collisions between persons and vehicles, in particular for forklifts and wheel loaders.

Sector: Production
Website: www.comnovo.de
In portfolio 30. Oct 2014 – 30. Jun 2017

Compositence

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

connected-health.eu

connected-health.eu develops LifeTime - The easy smartphone connection to doctors
LifeTime enables doctors and patients to easily share health data via smartphone - even offline. The LifeTime-system consists of two components: Lifehub - a piece of connective hardware for doctor’s offices and hospitals and the LifeTime app for patients. By bringing their smartphone close to the LifeHub patients can share relevant information for the treatment with their doctors or take medical findings and other documents with them on their smartphones.

Sector: Life Sciences
In portfolio 17. Dec 2015 – 17. Aug 2017

CONTROS

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

Cuciniale

Cuciniale develops and markets intelligent cooking assistence systems enabling everybody to cook ingeniously easy like a Chef.

Added to portfolio 29. Feb 2012

Cumulocity

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

Cunesoft(Exit)

Cunesoft provides pioneering online regulatory software for the life sciences and other regulated industries. The SaaS (Software as a Service) based solutions are delivered fully functional to customers and fulfill FDA, EU, ICH and GxP compliance regulations.

Sector: Life Sciences
Website: www.cunesoft.com
In portfolio 16. Oct 2014 – 23. Dec 2019

Cytena(Exit)

cytena's single-cell printer is a unique device for separating, sorting and handling of single biological cells. For the first time this method enables an automated, separation of single cells with high viability and proof of clonality without cross-contamination risks.

Sector: Life Sciences
Website: www.cytena.com
In portfolio 13. Apr 2015 – 05. Aug 2019

Dresden Silicon

Exit since August 2007.

Sector: Semiconductor
In portfolio 23. Nov 2005 – 01. Aug 2007

EnShape

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

ENTELIOS

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

evoxx technologies

evoxx technologies GmbH, a German Industrial Biotechnology Company, is focusing on the development and production of industrial enzymes and novel carbohydrate ingredients produced by enzymatic bioconversion. With its proprietary enzymes and carbohydrate ingredients, evoxx is active in high growth markets addressing consumer needs in the Global Food Health & Wellness Sector and Consumer Products Markets. Product development is based on the proprietary technology and patent platform covering the whole value chain from early enzyme and process development to industrial scale production and product deregulation. evoxx industrial partners and customers benefit from the unique metagenomics libraries, the enzyme and carbohydrate development skills and tech-transfer and production capabilities. evoxx is located on the Creative Campus in Monheim am Rhein and on the Biotech Campus Hermannswerder in Potsdam.

Website: www.evoxx.com
In portfolio 22. Aug 2007 – 01. Aug 2017

eWings.com

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

FIDLOCK (exit)

Development, manufacture and marketing of patented magnetic closure and coupler technology for a variety of applications where a high degree of comfort and function is in demand.

Website: www.fidlock.com
In portfolio 14. Sep 2007 – 25. Sep 2017

FTAPI Software

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.

Sector: IT Security
Website: www.ftapi.com
In portfolio 04. Jan 2012 – 24. Feb 2014

GeneQuine (Teilexit)

GeneQuine Biotherapeutics is a biotech company focused on the development of gene therapy-based drugs for treatment of musculoskeletal disorders. In the lead program GeneQuine develops drug candidates with potentially disease-modifying activity for treatment of osteoarthritis.
In 2017, one of GeneQuine's lead candidates was acquired by the US pharma company Flexion Therapeutics Inc.

Added to portfolio 12. Oct 2012

Geospin GmbH

Geospin develops a B2B software-as-a-service solution for the analysis of geodata using machine learning methods. The solution makes it possible to link up internal company data with external geodata to produce real time predictions of when and where clients' products or services are in demand. The software unites the internal data of clients with more than 700 external pieces of information on the surrounding area, including weather, traffic, demographics, social media and points of interest such as restaurants and public institutions. Geospin's clients include HTGF fund investors Thüga and Bosch as well as Siemens, Volkswagen, Deutsche Bahn and Union Investment. The idea was developed by founders Dr. Sebastian Wagner, Dr. Johannes Bendler, Dr. Christoph Gebele, Niklas Goby and Dr. Tobias Brandt at the Information Systems Research department at the University of Freiburg. Geospin is backed by High-Tech Gründerfonds as well as Thüga AG.

Website: www.geospin.de
In portfolio 11. Jun 2018 – 06. Jan 2020

gestigon

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

givve

givve® ia an exclusive provider of individually designed prepaid open-loop card especially for corporates based on a MasterCard®.

Sector: e-Commerce
Website: www.givve.com
Added to portfolio 13. Dec 2011

grandcentrix

grandcentrix is a quality leading system integrator for Internet of Things, Smart Products and Distributed Ledger Technologies. With more than 150 experts from the areas of embedded development, cyber-physical systems security, IoT cloud platform development and operation, machine learning and frontend development, we work for some of the most renonwed clients in the German market.

grandcentrix is a certified Microsoft Gold Azure IoT Cloud Solution Provider and a Microsoft Cloud Platform Advisor, OPC Foundation member, LoRa Alliance member, Bluetooth SIG member, zigbee Alliance member and Thread Group member.

In portfolio 19. Mar 2010 – 05. Dec 2019

gravit

Gravit GmbH was founded in November 2015 in Berlin. Gravit develops an innovative web-based design software (Gravit Designer) that allows everyone to create effortlessly all kinds of professional design, including web and screen design, mobile design, logos, flyers, business cards and more.

Gravit Designer is completely based on HTML5, CSS and JavaScript, which allows it to run smoothly in any modern browser and operating system. The unique technology behind Gravit allows designs to be stored and saved automatically in the cloud and designers and design teams can easily collaborate from anywhere.

The intuitive user interface of Gravit Designer encourages even beginners to create their own designs and layouts. The Gravit team will be providing all the necessary knowledge about using the design tool in a Design Academy section in the website. Furthermore, Gravit will offer a marketplace with ready-to-use design templates, which can be purchased and adapted easily for anyone's needs.

Website: www.gravit.io
Added to portfolio 15. Dec 2015