February 2018

eCAPITAL and Demeter have signed a partnership agreement aiming at strengthening their expertise in their common investment areas – environmental and energy transition (cleantech), industry 4.0 and new materials – and better understanding the issues at stake in those sectors at a European level. Their partnership constitutes an additional asset for the investors of their funds as well as for the entrepreneurs that they accompany.

March 2018

Together with Saarstahl and the Verbundnetz Gas and the technology founder fong sCAPITAL IV, they are investing millions in the Leipzig technology company, which ensures the trouble-free operation of networked industrial plants.

April 2018

20 million euros for Jedox: Iris Capital, one of the leading European venture capital companies, is investing in Jedox, a world-class software solution that helps enterprises with their digital transformation. Iris Capital will invest along with eCAPITAL IV and Wecken & Cie. a total of 20 million euros. This funding will be used to accelerate Jedox’s global expansion and product development.

May 2018

Prolupin, the innovative plant-based protein company based in Grimmen, Germany, announces the first closing of a double digit growth financing round. The new financing will allow Prolupin to address the mass market for further growth. The round was led by 7Life GmbH, a subsidiary of ProSiebenSat.1 Group which is one of the most successful independent media companies in Europe. The round was joined by PESCH, an investment company of a German Single Family Office with its heritage in the fast moving consumer goods sector as well as existing investors eCAPITAL, Munich Venture Partners and Tate & Lyle Ventures.

June 2018

eCAPITAL AG welcomes Hannes Schill, a long-time employee, to the partner circle as of June 1, 2018.

July 2018

Ferroelectric Memory Company (FMC), an enterprise that commercializes technology for disruptive non-volatile memory solutions for microcontrollers, announces the successful closing of a € 4.6 million growth financing led by eCAPITAL entrepreneurial Partners AG under participation of High-Tech Gründerfonds.