Burda Principal Investments is the growth capital arm of Hubert Burda Media. It as a venture capital and private equity firm providing capital and strategic support for growth companies that is headquartered in Munich, Germany and was founded in 2015. The firm also has offices in Berlin, Germany; London, England; and Singapore.
Burda Principal Investments makes long-term investments in late-stage digital technology and media companies operating in Europe, the United States, and Asia. Notable investments made by Burda Principal Investments include: Rockets of Awesome, Carsome, Zilingo, Notonthehighstreet.com, Priceza, Bloom & Wild, Showroom, Blitsy, M.Gemi, Etsy, Coc Coc, Baublebar, Vinted, Skillshare, WaitWhat, The Female Company, SweetEscape, and Miinto.
Skillshare is a New York-based educational technology company offering an online learning community for creative entrepreneurs.
Bloom & Wild is a London-based flower company founded by Aron Gelbard.
StashAway is a Singapore-based company founded by Michele Ferrario, Freddy Lim and Nino Ulsamer.
Carsome is a Malaysia-based company.
nebenan.de is a social network for neighbors.
Vinted is a Lithuania-based company founded by Justas Janauskas.
M.Gemi is a company founded by Jono Schafler, Cheryl Kaplan and Ted McNamara.