Redstone

Redstone is a Berlin-based Venture Capital firm working with multiple corporate venture funds. We have reinvented corporate Venture Capital through our VC-as-a-Service model, which connects industry leaders with ambitious founders. Together with our industry partners, we activate corporate capital, knowledge and network to support our entrepreneurs in growing their businesses. Additionally to our investment service we provide tailored intelligence that empowers partners to make better-informed strategic decisions and stay informed about future digital trends. Redstone is run by experienced entrepreneurs and investors with deep roots in the German and European technology ecosystem. Our founding partners have built and advised some of Europe's largest technology companies over the last two decades. With globally operating investment and data analytics teams, we strive to find and support the most ambitious ventures in sectors and stages that match our funds' investment theses. As a trusted partner, we pride our self on fast and transparent communication both on the startup and the investor side.

Lukas André

Managing Partner Schweiz

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Jonathan Arzel

Venture Partner

Thomas Baum

CFO, Partner

Mickael Bellaiche

Partner

Michael Brehm

Founding Partner

Stefano Gurciullo

Partner

Kaj Hagros

Managing Partner Nordics

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Lars Häerle

COO, Partner

Oskari Lehtonen

Partner Nordics

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Martin Scherrer

Partner Schweiz

Marcus Schroeder

CSO, Partner

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Samuli Siren

CEO, Managing Partner

Philipp Werner

Investment Team

55 past transactions

Atheneum

Non Equity Assistance in 2014
They seek to map the sphere of knowledge to the most niche industry level, until there is no question in the world for which they cannot provide the answer. Atheneum works to redefine how business intelligence is shared across the globe by ensuring that leading professionals gain real-time access to the highest-quality information – anytime, anywhere. They also believe their people set them apart – which is why they are committed to nurturing deep knowledge, team spirit, cultural diversity and professional growth.

HUMANOO

Series B in 2021
HUMANOO is a digital health platform. HUMANOO boosts the company’s performance, balancing the body and mind of employees and providing tailored and customized daily exercises. HUMANOO aims to promote health and increase overall wellbeing, reducing the number of annual doctor’s visits and increasing happiness both in the workplace and in private life.

LIQID Investments GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
LIQID Investments GmbH develops and operates digital wealth management platform through which it provides access to individually tailored investment portfolios, strategies, and asset classes and terms. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Remind.me

Non Equity Assistance in 2019
remind me GmbH owns and operates an online portal that offers reminder and optimization services for contracts and insurances. The company's platform enables users to add their contractual information, optimize contracts, and set reminders before the expiry of contracts. It also provides online deals regarding products and services. The company serves individuals and business enterprises. remind me GmbH was founded in 2017 and is based in Berlin, Germany. As of May 5, 2020, remind me GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Versorgungsservice Taunus UG (haftungsbeschränkt).

figo GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
figo GmbH develops a software as a Service platform that aggregates financial data for financial institutions. It allows users to access the sources of finance, notification services, security, as well as user and customer management services. figo GmbH was founded in 2012 and is based in Hamburg, Germany. As of March 4, 2020, figo GmbH operates as a subsidiary of FinReach GmbH.

Banxware

Non Equity Assistance in 2021
Banxware is a software provider for embedded financial technologies. With Banxware's solution any company can offer financial services to their customers. Those who integrate Banxware's white-label software benefit from the unique know-how of the founders team and the end-to-end approach that covers the entire value chain for financial services. Banxware's first market-ready product is an instant business lending solution that allows digital platforms, marketplaces, and payment service providers to offer loans to their merchants based on platform transaction data. The process of onboarding, verification, credit decision and payout takes less than 15 minutes. For lenders and bank partners, Banxware manages the loan throughout the entire lifecycle. The Berlin-based company was founded in 2020 by Miriam Wohlfarth, Jens Röhrborn and Fabian Heiß.

EDITION F GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
EDITION F GmbH publishes and operates online magazines and periodicals for women. The company’s product publishes information about business and lifestyle content, job options, and fashion and products. The company was founded in 2014 and is based in Berlin, Germany.
Heartbeat enables providers to learn from the most important data point in healthcare: quality of life. We are experts in the field of Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMs) and passionate about generating high-quality Real World Evidence.

SMACC

Series A in 2017
SMACC is an online accounting software for Small and Medium Enterprises to manage their businesses & boost productivity. SMACC has five major modules to manage the business processes of any enterprise. SMACC accounting software has benefited many small and medium enterprises, specifically startups by reducing annual costs and by allowing them to fully concentrate on their core business development and business processes rather they messed up in the IT infrastructure problems and issues. Another major benefit of the SMACC cloud accounting software is that upgrades are totally free, frequent and instant but on the other hand, on-premise software development cycles are very lengthy as compared to cloud-based accounting software. If you’re using any on-premise accounting software in your organization then you should give a try to a SMACC cloud accounting software and you’ll see the difference in few weeks that how it has impacted your business processes and transformed it to a more profitable.

Remind.me

Seed Round in 2018
remind me GmbH owns and operates an online portal that offers reminder and optimization services for contracts and insurances. The company's platform enables users to add their contractual information, optimize contracts, and set reminders before the expiry of contracts. It also provides online deals regarding products and services. The company serves individuals and business enterprises. remind me GmbH was founded in 2017 and is based in Berlin, Germany. As of May 5, 2020, remind me GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Versorgungsservice Taunus UG (haftungsbeschränkt).

Redkik

Grant in 2021
Redkik is a global software company operating with embedded insurance as a SaaS provider, with the mission to simplify and improve the insurance industry for all parties within logistics and transportation. No need for annual insurance policies tying your business down, Redkik uses the latest technology and insures your shipment when you book it, with premiums and coverage tailored to your specific needs. Redkik's extensive on-demand marine cargo insurance is based on the factual per shipment value today, not within the next 12 months. The team of Redkik has a big passion for innovation and technology, together with great experience and deep knowledge from logistics and transportation, risk management, cargo insurance, machine learning, and software development. Join Redkik's rapidly growing network of global freight forwarders offering on-demand per shipment insurance. Redkik, brings intelligence to insurance and peace of mind for you and your customers.

Finanzguru by dwins GmbH

Series A in 2022
Finanzguru is an AI based financial assistant.

Westhive AG

Series A in 2022
Westhive provides superior flexible workspace solutions. Westhive has been conceived to be more than just a coworking space. The aim was to create an innovation ecosystem for startups, corporations and freelancers in which they can share their thougths, collaborate and bring great ideas to life. This is why we paid great attention the setup of the space. The dedicated work areas allow for concentrated focus, whereas our lounges and our restaurant – The Westhive Kitchen – are perfect for informal exchange with fellow coworkers and creative breaks with food and drinks alike. The perfect balance of work and play. Westhive has been created as a space that we as founders would love to work in as well. Which we will.

RightNow GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2020
RightNow is a leading consumer factoring provider and one of the most successful German legaltech startups. With its products, RightNow buys consumer claims from everyday life situations and pays a large part of the reimbursement within only 24 hours. The claims are assessed using specially developed algorithms and enforced in court through highly automated processes.

Lykon

Seed Round in 2021
VIMEDA is an innovative health care company that provides digital health coaching based on Biomarker analysis. It helps its customers to achieve their goals by giving highly individualized recommendations to improve health and fitness. Furthermore it facilitates behavioural change and disease prevention.

asgoodasnew

Non Equity Assistance in 2019
asgoodasnew electronics GmbH (formerly asgoodas.nu GmbH) is the No. 1 source for refurbished Consumer Electronics in Europe and also runs WIRKAUFENS, the easy, fast, and safe way to turn your used electronic gadgets into cash. The company is active in Germany and Austria (WIRKAUFENS), Spain (LOCOMPRAMOS) and Poland (KUPIMYTO) as a trade-in service and selling their products worldwide B2C and B2B.

Hypatos

Seed Round in 2018
Hypatos is a process automation startup. It is applying language processing AI and computer vision tech to speed up financial document processing for business use cases such as invoices, travel and expense management, loan application validation and insurance claims

TradePlus24 AG

Non Equity Assistance in 2019
TradePlus24 AG operates as a financial technology company that provides business loans to SMEs in Switzerland. The company was founded in 2016 and is based in Zurich, Switzerland.

Acatus

Non Equity Assistance in 2019
Acatus is a financial services company that offers a debt capital markets platform for banks and other organizations. It offers a refinancing option via capital markets that helps family offices and pension funds. Acatus was founded in September 2016 and headquartered in Berlin, Germany.

Flexcavo

Seed Round in 2021
Flexcavo GmbH rents construction machinery online and offline. The company was incorporated in 2020 and is based in Rosenheim, Germany.

PlanRadar

Series A in 2017
PlanRadar GmbH develops a documentation and defect management application for construction industry. The company's tool engages in recording, documentation, communication, and tracking of tasks and defects. The company offers its solutions to contractors, facility managers, owners, architects, and engineers. It can be accessed through web application and a smart phone application. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Vienna, Austria with additional offices in London, United Kingdom; Zagreb, Croatia; and Sunnyvale, California.

Cobrainer GmbH

Series A in 2017
Cobrainer GmbH develops data analytics and enterprise expertise management software for organizations. It offers Expertise Intelligence platform that connects to the existing internal data and creates expertise insights automatically; creates a map of the organizations’ expertise strengths and gaps; and connects people by suggesting project teams with complementary expertise. Its platform also provides real-time expertise profiles from the data; intelligent staffing and teaming recommendations; and expertise intelligence heat map for strategic decision making. It uses machine learning and natural language processing for the analysis, management, and visualization of expertise. The company was founded in 2013 and is based in Munich, Germany.

BERGFÜRST AG

Non Equity Assistance in 2013
BERGFÜRST AG operates a crowd funding platform for raising funds online. The company is based in Berlin, Germany.

Penta Fintech Ltd.

Series B in 2020
Penta is a digital business bank platform designed to help startups and SMEs save time and money on banking. It automates bank accounts and invoices, offers online cashless banking services, and helps to open an online banking account in minutes, enabling consumers to manage their cashflows easily. Penta's mission is to disrupt business banking in Europe and worldwide. It was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany.

Atheneum

Non Equity Assistance in 2010
They seek to map the sphere of knowledge to the most niche industry level, until there is no question in the world for which they cannot provide the answer. Atheneum works to redefine how business intelligence is shared across the globe by ensuring that leading professionals gain real-time access to the highest-quality information – anytime, anywhere. They also believe their people set them apart – which is why they are committed to nurturing deep knowledge, team spirit, cultural diversity and professional growth.

Backbone Technology

Seed Round in 2021
Backbone Technology is a full-service web development company offering integrated digital design and creative services along with custom application development, e-business solutions, and server/network administration. We have offices in Vancouver, Medellín, Athens and Bogotá.

pregnolia AG

Series A in 2020
Pregnolia ensures that every woman can have a happy, healthy and informed pregnancy until term. Their team knows that the existing research about preterm birth assessment is very promising, but this alone does not guarantee success. Sabrina, Francisco and Annette are highly committed to develop the commercial version of the device, complete the clinical trial, follow the regulatory roadmap and execute on their business vision to successfully support gynaecologists in improving the preterm birth risk assessment and birth management.

Kantwert GmbH

Series A in 2021
Kantwert is a relationship database that provides networking, social network, and data scoring solutions. Kantwert is an independent start-up of leading heads of German credit bureaus. Their vision is a global network which establishes connections between companies, institutions and decision-makers and makes them transparent. This enables their customers to leverage their treasure of data in their own businesses and gain unique, profitable insights. The knowledge of the connections and interdependencies of business partners is of incredible value for many areas. They have been pursuing their goals since 2014 with modern technologies, powerful structures, and highly motivated people. Personal connections have also contributed to this: great colleagues, great customers as well as partners.

LIQID Investments GmbH

Series A in 2017
LIQID Investments GmbH develops and operates digital wealth management platform through which it provides access to individually tailored investment portfolios, strategies, and asset classes and terms. The company was founded in 2015 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Exein S.p.A.

Series A in 2021
Exein S.p.A., an IoT cybersecurity company, develops a firmware software and middleware security solution to tackle security threats posed by connected smart-devices and vulnerabilities carried within their firmware. The company was founded in 2018 and is based in Rome, Italy.

figo GmbH

Venture Round in 2017
figo GmbH develops a software as a Service platform that aggregates financial data for financial institutions. It allows users to access the sources of finance, notification services, security, as well as user and customer management services. figo GmbH was founded in 2012 and is based in Hamburg, Germany. As of March 4, 2020, figo GmbH operates as a subsidiary of FinReach GmbH.

Inventorum

Non Equity Assistance in 2014
Inventorum GmbH develops an iPad point of sale application for retailers and online businesses. Its software enables small retailers to manage their offline and online businesses by supporting daily processes which includes point of sale and inventory management. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Berlin, Germany. As of July 1, 2020, Inventorum GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Shore GmbH.

Inventorum

Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Inventorum GmbH develops an iPad point of sale application for retailers and online businesses. Its software enables small retailers to manage their offline and online businesses by supporting daily processes which includes point of sale and inventory management. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Berlin, Germany. As of July 1, 2020, Inventorum GmbH operates as a subsidiary of Shore GmbH.

Fast Forward Imaging GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2014
FAST FORWARD Imaging is a B2B service provider for ecommerce and product manufacturers offering automatically cropped 360° product photography for all online and offline media. They make high-end, interaction-enabled 360° product photography affordable and accessible. Using a complex setup including both hardware and software, they have automated the cropping process, saving you money and time.

Brickspaces

Non Equity Assistance in 2020
Together with you we would like to bring your idea from the drawing board to the city center, the scene district, the next event location or wherever you want. With the experience of the last years of our work in the pop-up world, we have built up a broad portfolio and a unique network, through which they will certainly find the right space for your idea and your brand! Meanwhile, this portfolio covers more than 1,500 spaces in the entire German-speaking area, but this is only the tip of the iceberg. Every day we supplement our database with numerous new areas that are available for your ideas. And to help these ideas find exactly the right space to reach out to the public, we accompany you from the creation of an initial requirement profile through the search to the completed booking.

Contiamo GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2013
Contiamo GmbH designs and develops a SaaS (Software as a Service) analytics solution which integrates data from different sources in one place. It consumes data from different analytical, data science, and operational applications. The company offers Data Hub, which is the single source of data for all data use cases and allows users to integrate, explore and access data in a single platform. Contiamo GmbH was founded in 2013 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Labfolder

Non Equity Assistance in 2013
labfolder is developing a lab notebook software allowing scientists in academic and industrial research to combine the usability of the good old paper notebook with the data organization capabillities, the searchability and shareability of a browser-based software. They are based in Berlin, Germany.

Flyability SA

Non Equity Assistance in 2020
Flyability SA develops and manufactures flying robots. The company offers Elios, a collision-tolerant flying robot for industrial inspection professionals; and accessing complex, cluttered, or indoor places. It also provides flying kits, including spare parts, training, and after sales support. Flyability SA was founded in 2014 and is based in Lausanne, Switzerland.

Flexperto GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2016
Flexperto GmbH provides video based communication platform for online medical support, online language teaching, and video consultation for education, finance, health, and insurance markets. The company provides all-in-one solution to book services, schedule appointments, exchange files, and engage live over video. It also offers Flexperto enterprise edition for the digital transformation of different service workflows from video-communication in the insurance and banking industry to online medical consultations. The company was founded in 2012 and is based in Berlin, Germany.

Talixo

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
Talixo is revolutionising B2B ground transportation with innovative proprietary technology that integrates seamlessly with all corporate platforms such as Amadeus, Concur and Onesto.Their technology is fully customisable and provides total compliance for all individual corporate travel policies. Now operating in >750 cities globally and growing exponentially, Talixo is fast becoming the go to for all the ground transportation needs of Fortune 500 companies, Airlines, Travel Agencies and many other strategic partners. Talixo is backed by Private, Institutional and Strategic investors including Deutsche Bahn, Amman Group and TA Capital.

OnlineDoctor

Non Equity Assistance in 2020
OnlineDoctor is an innovative Swiss-based platform that allows the user to diagnosed any skin problems quickly (within 48h), location-independent and cost-effectively by an independent dermatologist. OnlineDoctor is suitable for the evaluation of all kinds of skin problems such as rash, eczema, birthmark and many more. The company's uncomplicated, high-quality platform provides a service that benefits all parties.

PlanRadar

Non Equity Assistance in 2017
PlanRadar GmbH develops a documentation and defect management application for construction industry. The company's tool engages in recording, documentation, communication, and tracking of tasks and defects. The company offers its solutions to contractors, facility managers, owners, architects, and engineers. It can be accessed through web application and a smart phone application. The company was founded in 2013 and is headquartered in Vienna, Austria with additional offices in London, United Kingdom; Zagreb, Croatia; and Sunnyvale, California.

Roobeo

Non Equity Assistance in 2019
Roobeo GmbH develops an online marketplace for building materials. The company offers construction and craft material, home improvement products, safety equipment, work-wear, landscaping equipment, sanitary and heating products, construction chemicals, office equipment, roofing accessories, insulation material, interior products, operating equipment, tools, and screws through its platform. It serves agriculture and forestry, construction, civil engineering, painters, steelworks metal construction, and carpentry sectors. The company was founded in 2017 and is headquartered in Berlin, Germany.

Varjo Technologies

Non Equity Assistance in 2020
Varjo Technologies develops headset capable of both virtual and augmented reality. It uses that phrase with two meanings in mind. For one thing, the company’s headset offers resolution in the center of the screen that is good enough to hide individual pixels. But the headset’s display also mimics how human vision works in general. The high-density displays occupies the center of the field of view in headset, and surrounds by lower-resolution displays at the left and right edges. The company was founded in 2016 and is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland.

Bonagora GmbH

Non Equity Assistance in 2014
Bonagora is the online wholesale marketplace for the Home & Living industry. Bonagora streamlines the procurement process between wholesalers and retailers by creating a virtual showroom. Bonagora enables retailers to have real-time access to new vendors and products from around the world, and it empowers them to control their entire buying process from one easy-to-use platform.