About Fraunhofer Venture

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Our mission: fostering entrepreneurial spirit for high-tech applications


Fraunhofer Venture is responsible for spin-off and investment management for Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft e.V.- Europe's largest institute for applied research. We turn world-class technology into successful start-ups and bring innovative ideas to market.

We're always looking for researchers and entrepreneurs with a science, business or start-up background who want to change the world. We provide everything they need to reach their goals, including access to technology, unique company building, seed capital and partnerships.

Our range of services includes support and consulting services from the initial idea phase to company launch, helping company's find funding and structure a possible exit as well as support programs and other offers.


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Our Portfolio

Our portfolio features high-tech spin-offs from a variety of sectors with Fraunhofer as an investor.



Our Success Stories

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