Vorwerk Ventures is a corporate venture capital firm in Germany that focuses on direct-to-consumer business models. Founded 2007 in Berlin, Germany, it invests in early stage ventures and late stage ventures. Its portfolio companies include Sharpist, ottonova, HelloFresh, CrossEngage, Horizn Studios, Lesara, flaschenpost SE, LILLYDOO GmbH, and Thermondo. As of April 2020, Vorwerk Ventures has made 38 investments. Their most recent investment was on February 18, 2020, when Sharpist raised $5M. Vorwerk Ventures has had six exits, the most notable of which include HelloFresh, Neato Robotics, and Tennis Point. Vorwerk Ventures has raised three funds, their latest being Vorwerk Ventures Fund III. This fund was announced on January 8, 2020 and raised a total of €150M.
Neato Robotics is a Newark, California-based company founded by Linda Pouliot.
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