Investment Criteria

In the areas of Cleantech, energy, and telecommunications, we are looking for technical developments and related services aiming at some excellent market potential.

Market Potential

  • Aiming at high-volume markets
  • Innovative technology or service concept
  • Commercially interesting and ecologically meaningful
  • Promising upscaling and international application potential


  • Proprietary technology or process knowledge
  • Concept validation at least at prototype level
  • Clear, milestone-based business development perspective


  • Existence of credible pilot customers
  • Sound market entry or market penetration approach


  • Strong, project-related track record and credibility
  • Ambitious attitude


  • Lead investment opportunity
  • Required investment ticket between EUR 2.0 - 20 m, typically across several financing rounds
  • Above-average RoI potential