Dirk Seewald new Partner at eCAPITAL

eCAPITAL AG is expanding its management team and had Dirk Seewald, an experienced expert for enterprise software, data security and IoT, joining the partnership as of October 1, 2019.

Seewald, who initially joined eCAPITAL as a Venture Partner in April 2019, holds a degree in electrical engineering and has more than 20 years of management experience in high-tech companies. As founder, managing director and board member, he has been involved in the establishment and expansion of numerous high-tech companies, including BNeD Broadband Network Design, VPIsystems and Innominate Security Technologies AG, a pioneer of industrial firewalls and creator of the mGuard product and solution portfolio.

Before joining eCAPITAL as a Venture Partner, Seewald was CEO of PHOENIX CONTACT Cyber Security AG, which designs and develops innovative technologies for secure communication in manufacturing and process automation.

In addition to extensive technological expertise, he has many years of experience in setting up international sales organizations, especially in the area of enterprise software. At eCAPITAL, he will focus on the portfolio development in the areas of enterprise software and cybersecurity.

eCAPITAL is a venture capital firm that provides early to growth stage funding to technology companies in the fields of software & information technology, cybersecurity, industry 4.0, new materials and cleantech. Founded in 1999, eCAPITAL has a history of supporting entrepreneurs determined to build companies with lasting significance. Partnering with eCAPITAL means joining an international network of business leaders, entrepreneurs, technologists and potential partners. eCAPITAL is located in Germany and currently manages funds with over EUR 220 million under management.

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