BUILDING SUCCESS TOGETHER
– Step by step
We partner with outstanding founders aiming to revolutionize large markets with innovative software solutions.
AbouT HOW WE INVEST
WENVEST Capital is a Munich-based early-stage venture capital investor focused on B2B software.
With our local presence and strong network in the German tech scene, we focus our investment activities on Germany, Austria & Switzerland.
That does not rule out deals elsewhere in Europe – but we need extra conviction & trusted investment partners then.
We support our founders with capital, access to our networks and share the passion for B2B software.
We embark on a joint journey and support with authentic and honest sparring & coaching along the way – step by step!
PortfoliO OUR FOUNDERS
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anybill is a German FinTech company providing technology and infrastructure to create smart added value for the connected POS of the future incl. digital receipts as well as the connection between online and offline retail. The company has offices in Munich and Regensburg, Germany.
Apoteka develops digital platforms & solutions to facilitate better distribution & use of medicine, workflow management for health systems. The company is based in Greve, Sjelland, Denmark.
Banovo is a modern and fully digitalized crafts company and the leading bathroom renovation provider in Germany, based in Munich, Germany.
Casavi provides a software tool for property managers or housing associations to efficiently manage their property portfolio as well as their customer centric interaction. Casavi is based in Munich, Germany.
Circula sets the new standard for travel costs, expenses, allowances, and additional food costs. Circula has developed an intuitive software for employees, accountants, and supervisors supporting modern companies in digitizing their accounting and creates flexibility and efficiency in the whole team. The Company is based in Berlin, Germany.
Colorifix has developed a revolutionary dyeing process to help the textile industry dramatically reduce its environmental impact in a cost effective manner – no acids, no alkalis, no solvents – just colour, Naturally. The company is based in Norwich, England, U.K.
CRUX Quantifies knowledge. The company’s groundbreaking technology measures users’ knowledge based on what they read. By helping professionals overcome information overload, CRUX helps platforms and companies revolutionize engagement, drive revenue and reduce costs. CRUX is based in London and Tel Aviv.
Dracoon offers a highly secure and GDPR compliant platform for all file service needs based on a SaaS business model. Dracoon is based in Regensburg, Germany.
Hawa Dawa is developing proprietary hardware and software to measure, collect and process data around air pollution and turning them into real insights for greener cities & future-oriented companies. Hawa Dawa is based in Munich, Germany.
helden.de stands for sophisticated, fair and digital insurance products and relieve insurance seekers from uncertainty by taking away the complexity of comparisons – peace of mind with one click! The Company is located in Hamburg, Germany.
Kranus Health is solving men’s health issues that no one talks about. Kranus Health is a global provider for Men‘s Health Digital Therapeutics and has offices in Munich and Berlin, Germany.
mailo Versicherungs AG is the leading insurance company offering a broad range of P&C insurances targeting SME clients in Germany. The company is based in Cologne, Germany and BaFin regulated.
MeinAlarm24 is a modern and fully digitalized security company. They sell and install alarm systems for private households and businesses across Germany. The Company is based in Hamburg, Germany.
mybacs is a DTC (direct-to-consumer), research-driven, biotechnology company specialized in the human microbiome. Their goal is to revolutionize the market around intestinal healthcare and thus make a decisive contribution to the daily well-being of their customers. The company is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland with an additional office in Munich, Germany.
Nostos Genomics has developed an AI-driven interpretation platform that provides scalable genomic analysis for genetic testing labs. The platform turns data into genomic insights and gives more people with genetic diseases a fast and clear diagnosis. Nostos is based in Berlin, Germany.
Penzilla is the FinTech SaaS that closes the pension gap for millions of European employees and has developped a SaaS operating system for corporate provisions. It ensures 100% compliance, simplifies the entire process for all parties involved through full automation and ensures transparency at all times. Penzilla is based in Munich, Germany.
repath is a climate tech startup from Hamburg, Germany. repath aims at making climate data usable for companies so that they can position themselves more resiliently against future climate risks.
Temedica develops digital health companions / products based on sound medical research which are designed to be used by patients to accompany them throughout the healing and recovery process. Temedica is based in Munich, Germany.
Teqcycle is the market leader in Germany for ensuring proper refurbishment and trading of used mobile phones. Teqcycle is based in Munich, Germany.
Teylor has developed one of the fastest and fully digital SME loan processes in Germany. Using a self-built software and underwriting process, applicants can get a credit offer in less than 10 minutes and receive a business loan of up to €250,000 in two days. Teylor is based in Zurich, Switzerland.
Third Bridge provides its clients access to the most relevant experts, their knowledge and their expertise. It is a global research organization with over 1,000 employees headquartered in London, U.K.
VAVENTUS is offering individual succession plans for family owned businesses in Germany active in the refrigeration, air conditioning and ventilation space.
Wandel is solving the generation-defining talent gap by mobilizing talent worldwide. Their SaaS talent mobilization platform helps to standardize and automate the complex and intransparent customer journey for skilled workers and employers. With their innovative business model and technology Wandel is redefining talent acquisition and retention for skilled labor. Wandel is based in Berlin, Germany.
TeamWHO WE ARE
Bernd has invested in about 40 start-ups over the past 20 years. He enjoys working with ambitious entrepreneurs and has been on numerous boards. He co-founded and has developed the family office WEGA Invest since the year 2000. Bernd is also passionate about impact investing and is co-founder and chairman of the social venture capital fund BonVenture in Munich. Bernd graduated with an MBA from Wharton and is Chairman of the Wharton EMEA Alumni Board.
Apart from work, Bernd enjoys sports (tennis, ski, triathlon etc.), motorcycling, good wine and time with his family.
Christophe is an active investor for more than 15 years. Before joining WENVEST, Christophe was with ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE where he led various M&A transactions and held various board seats at portfolio companies. Christophe also gained significant operational experience as managing director of Jochen Schweizer where he led the buy & build strategy and integrations & transformation processes. Christophe is motivated and driven by working with passionate entrepreneurs and investors as well as fast moving start-/scale-ups disrupting traditional business models.
Christophe’s passion is road cycling and enjoys spending time with his family with good food & wine.
Dr. Tom Orben
Tom gained first experience in the start-up world during his studies, working for DvH Ventures and D2C brand KOIO, sparking an ongoing passion for entrepreneurship and innovation. He continued exploring these topics in his PhD, researching the relationship between venture capital and the innovation output of biotech ventures. Prior to joining WENVEST Capital, Tom worked at Possible Ventures, an early-stage VC fund investing in software, biotechnology and web3.
When Tom is not catching up with the latest tech developments through newsletters and podcasts, he can be found exploring the Bavarian mountains on skis, a road bike, or by foot.