Holtzbrinck Ventures is a venture capital firm founded in 2000 as the venture arm of the Holtzbrinck Publishing Group. They became an independent venture firm in 2010. They have €1 billion assets under management.
Holtzbrinck Ventures looks to invest in companies at the seed or early-growth stage. They look for companies that target large markets or growth markets. Typical investment starts in the €200,000 to €5 million range which can grow to a total investment of €50 million over several rounds. Most companies targeted are European and digital companies.