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Comnovo (Exit)

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.

In portfolio 30. Oct 2014 – 30. Jun 2017
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 13
44227 Dortmund


Comodule operates a connectivity platform for all types of electric vehicles.

Added to portfolio 11. Jun 2015
Charlottenstrasse 2
10969 Berlin

The Saarinen House
Pärnu mnt 10 / VI floor
Tallinn, Estonia

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
Mollenbachstraße 25
71229 Leonberg


Computomics is a spin-off of the University of Tübingen and the Max Planck Institute for Developmental Biology. Computomics was founded in 2012, when it became clear that a breakthrough in DNA sequencing and the scientific work of its founders would also allow seed manufacturers to use state-of-the-art bioinformatics analysis. Computomics brings customers in green and white biotechnology sustainable economic success by developing stable plant varieties that contribute to a more resource-efficient agriculture that can feed our planet.
Among the co-founders are four experienced scientists (Prof. Dr. Weigel, Prof. Dr. Huson, Prof. Dr. Rätsch, Prof. Dr. Borgwardt), who assist the co-founder and Managing Director Dr. Sebastian Schultheiss in dealing with customer inquiries. In the meantime, the Tübingen-based company employs 12 people and has founded a sales company in the USA.

Added to portfolio 01. Oct 2015
Computomics GmbH
Christophstr. 32
72072 Tübingen


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.

In portfolio 21. Aug 2009 – 21. Dec 2016
Hans-Knöll-Straße 6
07745 Jena 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.

In portfolio 17. Dec 2015 – 17. Aug 2017
Beerenweg 1f
22767 Hamburg


contentbird offers a SaaS-solution for the professional link management within companies. The tool not only comprises project planning, CRM and controlling functions, it also supports companies with the planning, implementation and success evaluation of their link building processes.

Added to portfolio 14. Dec 2012
Knesebeckstraße 59-61
10719 Berlin


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
In portfolio 17. Dec 2007 – 23. Mar 2015
Wischhofstraße 1-3
24148 Kiel


coramaze technologies GmbH, based in Munich, Germany and founded in 2013 as a University Hospital of Essen spin-off, is engaged in developing an innovative Mitral Valve repair system - mitramaze® - for a minimally invasive transcatheter repair of mitral regurgitation (MR).

Added to portfolio 06. Feb 2014
Mühlenhof 7-9
40721 Hilden


Coredinate is a Software-as-a-Service application, that enables service companies such as security, maintenance and cleaning services to do their work more efficiently and safer.

Added to portfolio 20. Jul 2015
Ringstraße 25
D-97215 Uffenheim

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.

In portfolio 29. Dec 2006 – 22. Jun 2012
Fraunhoferstr. 17
82152 Martinsried


CorTec is a young medical engineering company focusing on innovations in the field of neurotechnology. With CorTec Brain Interchange we are developing a direct interface between brain and technology.

Sector: In-Vivo Dx
Added to portfolio 12. Aug 2011
Neuer Messplatz 3
79108 Freiburg


We enable leading international e-commerce companies to drive performance in product advertising and paid search globally in more than 20 languages. Our semantic technology automatically creates and optimises millions of tailor-made ads, helping our partners make advertising more profitable.

Added to portfolio 07. Dec 2009
Brunngasse 1
94032 Passau


crossvertise is the first marketplace for online and offline advertising media, where advertisers and agencies get free access to comprehensive sector news and have the possibility to book all kinds of media directly online.

Added to portfolio 13. Dec 2011
Königinstr. 59
80802 München


Treatment of sustainable plaque in coronary arteries through our proprietary catheter based device.

Added to portfolio 21. Dec 2009
Gottfried-Hagen-Straße 60-62
51105 Köln


Cubical develops and produces state-of-the-art hardware terminals for cloud computing and virtual desktops.

Sector: Cloud, Logistics
Added to portfolio 25. Oct 2011
Dresdner Straße 88
01809 Heidenau

Cuciniale (Exit)

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

Added to portfolio 29. Feb 2012
Heuriedweg 65
88131 Lindau am Bodensee


Cuculus offers proven smart metering and energy management solutions based on the ZONOSTM platform.

Added to portfolio 30. Apr 2007
Ehrenbergstraße 11
98693 Ilmenau

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
Schiessstraße 43
40545 Düsseldorf


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.

Added to portfolio 16. Oct 2014
Cunesoft GmbH
Luise-Ullrich-Strasse 20
80636 München


Cycle develops, produces and markets ultra-short pulse laser technology.
Main product categories are laser-based synchronization, lasers and micro-electronics.

Sector: Metrology
Added to portfolio 06. Jan 2016
Notkestraße 85
22607 Hamburg


This innovative biotechnology company was founded in 2012 as a spin-out of the Institute for Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology of the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität in Münster. Cysal is active in the production of biopolymers, peptides, and especially dipeptides. Furthermore, Cysal specializes in developing biotechnology solutions in General.

Added to portfolio 27. Jun 2012
Technologiehof Münster
Mendelstraße 11
48149 Münster


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: R & D Tools
Added to portfolio 13. Apr 2015
Georges-Koehler-Allee 103
79110 Freiburg

Data Virtuality

Data Virtuality’s data integration solutions enable detailed insights from real time and historical data with any BI tool. By combining data virtualization with an automated ETL engine, customers benefit from reducing their data integration effort by 80%.

Added to portfolio 23. Apr 2012
Katharinenstraße 15
4109 Leipzig


denovoMATRIX develops and manufactures biomimetic coatings for the cultivation of human stem cells. Our focus is on enabling culture conditions for stem and primary cells closer to the natural conditions found in the body. Our products offer a biologically relevant solution, which is both chemically defined, and modular for adapting to specific applications. Our vision is to enable human biology in vitro, beginning with Life Science research and onwards to cell therapies of the future.

Sector: Life Sciences
Added to portfolio 15. Oct 2018
Tatzberg 47/49
01307 Dresden


Desino provides dynamic seating for wheelchair drivers. Back muscles and spine are being kept in motion by means of a newly designed seating system in order to prevent spine deformities and discomfort.

Added to portfolio 30. Jan 2014
Vogelsanger Str. 348
50827 Köln


Dolosys GmbH is a medical technology company focused on the development and manufacture of devices for objective measurement of pain and pain control.

Sector: Critical Care
Added to portfolio 20. Mar 2013
Wöhlerstraße 8
10115 Berlin


dotscene GmbH develops hardware and software for the efficient capture of 3D models, with the special focus on mobile 3D laser scanning and mapping for indoor and outdoor environments. Our latest laser scanner development dotcube 600k can be used as handheld device, on drones, and on vehicles. Mobile and flexible data acquisition is enabled by applying SLAM algorithms (Simultaneous Localization And Mapping) from the domain of mobile robotics. This makes laser scanning independent of external reference variables such as GPS or specific markers. Based on this technology dotscene creates CAD models, true-to-scale floor plans and facade projections for its customers, mainly from the real estate sector.

Added to portfolio 14. Dec 2018
dotscene GmbH
Nicolas Trusch
Gerberau 11
79098 Freiburg


DRACOON is the market leader in the field of enterprise file sharing in German-speaking countries and is one of the fastest growing SaaS companies in Germany.
The highly secure, platform-independent software is available in cloud, hybrid and on-premises versions and has been described as a 'Leader' by independent top analysts such as ISG. Various certificates and seals such as ISO 27001, EuroPriSe and ULD certify that DRACOON meets the highest security standards. The universal API offers a wide range of applications from data exchange and workflow integrations to secure e-mail communication and the complete modernisation of file services.

Added to portfolio 01. Feb 2010
Galgenbergstraße 2
93053 Regensburg

Dresden Silicon (Exit)

Exit since August 2007.

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