What drives us.

Mission

We believe that technology is key for solving some of today’s largest problems and to improve the way people work and live.

We know that there are visionaries around us who can build this technology and we deeply understand their challenge and ambition.

We support them to form great teams, build extraordinary companies and to bring us closer to a future that everyone can benefit from.

The eCAPITAL team together with its Venture Partners and the management teams eCAPITAL has backed.

What drives us.

Mission

We believe that technology is key for solving some of today’s largest problems and to improve the way people work and live.

We know that there are visionaries around us who can build this technology and we deeply understand their challenge and ambition.

We support them to form great teams, build extraordinary companies and to bring us closer to a future that everyone can benefit from.

Dr. Tim Pohlmann and his team at IPlytics are providing trustworthy IP analytics to leverage insights on technology.

What drives us.

Mission

We believe that technology is key for solving some of today’s largest problems and to improve the way people work and live.

We know that there are visionaries around us who can build this technology and we deeply understand their challenge and ambition.

We support them to form great teams, build extraordinary companies and to bring us closer to a future that everyone can benefit from.

Dr. Oliver Humbach and his team at temicon produce micro and nano-structured components for a wide array of applications.

What drives us.

Mission

We believe that technology is key for solving some of today’s largest problems and to improve the way people work and live.

We know that there are visionaries around us who can build this technology and we deeply understand their challenge and ambition.

We support them to form great teams, build extraordinary companies and to bring us closer to a future that everyone can benefit from.

The team from FMC is developing non-volatile memory solutions, addressing one of the key hardware challenges of the IoT era.

What drives us.

Mission

We believe that technology is key for solving some of today’s largest problems and to improve the way people work and live.

We know that there are visionaries around us who can build this technology and we deeply understand their challenge and ambition.

We support them to form great teams, build extraordinary companies and to bring us closer to a future that everyone can benefit from.

Andreas Wiedmann, Dr. Werner Prusseit and their team at THEVA produce superconductors to revolutionize the energy transition.

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About

We are
entrepreneurial
partners.

Founded in 1999, eCAPITAL is a venture capital firm that provides early to growth stage funding to technology companies.

eCAPITAL is located in Germany and currently manages funds with over € 220 million under management.

Value Add

01
Strong Network.

We offer our portfolio companies access to our network that is growing since 1999. Partnering with us means joining an international network of business leaders, entrepreneurs, technologists and potential partners.

eCAPITAL adds value to our company by actively contributing valuable contacts and extensive expertise. Not least because of this added value, eCAPITAL is not just an investor for us, but a highly appreciated partner.

Christoph Ostermann, CEO sonnen

02
Sector Knowledge.

Together with our venture partners that are experienced in specific industry verticals ranging from cybersecurity to cleantech, we challenge strategies, help to refine business models and bring in new ideas.

With a lot of entrepreneurial know-how, eCAPITAL supports us in setting the course for a successful business development as well as professionally supporting the development of our organization.

Uwe D’Agnone, CEO Creapaper

03
Entrepreneurial.

Like our founders, we have a passion for bold ideas and new technologies. Our gaol is to support them in every pivotal moment. In most cases, we have already been there and know what it takes to succeed.

The entrepreneurial approach by eCAPITAL is repeatedly noted as particularly positive in the cooperation. Although the term is often used, in this case it is really true: Smart Money.

Rafael Laguna, CEO Open-Xchange

Investment Categories

We are currently investing with two funds:
the 4th generation of our Technology Fund (eCAPITAL IV) and our dedicated Cybersecurity Fund.

eCAPITAL IV

eCAPITAL Cybersecurity

Focus Areas

Software / IT
Industry 4.0
Cleantech
New Materials

Initial Investment

€ 1.5 m – € 4.0 m

Total Financing per Company

Up to € 15 m

Typical Investment Rounds

Seed
Series A
Series B

Focus Areas

Cybersecurity

Identity & Access Management
SecOPS & Threat Intelligence
Network & Infrastructure Security
Application & Systems Security
Data Privacy
Industrial / IoT Security

Initial Investment

€ 0.5 m – € 3.0 m

Total Financing per Company

Up to € 7.5 m

Typical Investment Rounds

Seed
Series A
Investment Location

Venture Capital based in Germany.

We typically invest in German hightech startups,
but we are not tied to any borders.

Map of Europe with markers indiciating where eCapital has invested in startups

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