Direct invests

Our entrepreneurial spirit is further reflected across our direct investments. We like to take advantage of unique opportunities to invest in unstoppable trends via direct investments in private companies or startups. Furthermore, we invest in some of the most inspiring Venture Capital Funds to support young entrepreneurs while making a solid ROI. Through our funds we have been invested in companies like Snowflake (IPO), Brex and Livongo (IPO).

Bridgemaker GmbH

Bridgemaker, is the leading independent corporate venture builder based in Berlin. Its build new business models alongside their core business for some of the most exciting hidden champions and mid-sized companies in Germany and Europe.  | Direct Investment – exited in 2020 |  Country: Germany
Bridgemaker GmbH
Henrique Luszick
Henrique Luszick CEO and Founder Info

SMW Spezial­maschinen und
Werkzeugbau GmbH und Co. KG.

The SMW is a medium-sized German steel manufacturer and tier 2 supplier in the railway industry. Through the SMW we are helping to build the future of mobility on tracks.   |  Direct Investment   |  Country: Germany
SMW Spezialmaschinen und Werkzeugbau GmbH und Co. KG.
Michael Walter
Michael Walter CEO


Bolt is a checkout experience platform, designed to give retailers the freedom to focus on their brand while Bolt perfects the purchase. People have more options than ever when shopping online, and retailers need to provide the customers will move on. From the very first moment a retailer joins the Bolt Network, they can offer shoppers a one-click checkout with no passwords, forms, or payment details even if they haven’t visited their site before. Bolt reached unicorn status in 2021.  | Startup Investment |  Country: United States of America
Maju Kuruvilla
Maju Kuruvilla Co-Founder and CEO

Presight Capital

Presight Capital is the flagship venture capital fund of Apeiron Investment Group and invests across sectors in the most ambitious founders worldwide, from seed to growth stages.  |  Venture Capital Fund |  Country: United States of America
Presight Capital
Christian Angermayer
Christian Angermayer Founder and General Partner
Fabian Hansen
Fabian Hansen Founder and General Partner

Endeavour Catalyst

Endeavor Catalyst is the rules-based, co-investment fund of Endeavor, set up to invest exclusively in Endeavor Entrepreneur-led companies and to sustain Endeavor’s long-term operations in a mission-aligned way. We create a Multiplier Effect by inspiring high-growth entrepreneurs to dream bigger, supporting and investing in them to scale faster, and providing a platform to pay it forward.  |  Venture Capital Fund |  Country: Worldwide
Presight Capital
Linda Rottenberg
Linda Rottenberg Co-Founder and CEO

Human Capital

A venture firm for builders. We believe ambitious builders turn great ideas into great companies. We invest in founders, teams, and startups that share this mindset.  |  Venture Capital Fund |  Country: Germany
Human Capital
Amaan Ali
Amaan Ali Co-Founder and CEO