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Overview Family Offices

In the following, we have complied a list of family offices that invest in ventures. For specifics, please see the column “Investment focus/ criteria”.

Family Offices

NameDescriptionLP TypeHQInvestment Focus/Criteria
A&V Holding
A&V Holding provides family office services of Ackermans-Voelkel family, where the asset management and all other business activities are organized. The firm invests in securities, direct investments, private equity, property, and real estate, and real estate project developments. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Kempen, Germany
Reimann Investors is a single-family office of the Reimann family based at Grünwald, Germany. Established in 2006, the firm provides asset management services and seeks to invest in two areas: capital market investments and equity investments. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Munich, Germany
Digital Commerce, FinTech und Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)
SKion is the investment company of German entrepreneur Susanne Klatten. Return-focused and value-based, we develop industrial investments across economic, industrial and technological cycles.
Single-Family Office
Bad Homburg, Germany
- Germany & Europe- Revenues between 300 million and 2.5 billion Euros- Sectors: Industrial goods and services, electrical engineering, optics, renewable energy / closed-loop material cycles, IT / digitization and medical technology.
The Omidyar Network is the most active of family investment offices making direct investments into startups. Investing on behalf of eBay founder Pierre Omidyar and his spouse Pam Omidyar, a philanthropist, the network makes startup investments across all stages of the funding cycle.
Single-Family Office
Redwood City, USA
- Digital technology that has a positive impact on society
Woodman is an independent investment boutique, providing wealthy individuals & family offices with wealth management services and access to core, niche & sustainable investment strategies.
Multi-Family Office
Zug, CH
- Robotics & FinTechs
The firm provides financial planning, investment management, and portfolio management services to high-net-worth individuals, families, selected institutions, and charitable trusts. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Mannheim, Germany
- Sustainability & Digitization
AQAL Capital was a single-family office based in Munich, Germany. The firm's investment strategy mandated that rigorous financial measurement criteria be intimately correlated with social, environmental, cultural, behavioral, as well as ethics, morals and higher human values. The assets of the firm were managed by the executive management team. It is no longer in business and is not actively tracked by PitchBook.
Single-Family Office
Munich, Germany
- Seed & early-stage companies- DACH region- Exponential Technology & Digital Evolution: Internet Infrastructure, Artificial Intelligence, B2B IT Solutions, Digital Design; Green Technology: Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, CleanTech, Circular Economy; Life in the 21st century: Future Mobility, Nutrition & Agro, Med Tech, Media & Entertainment Tech
EMH Partners is a direct investment firm based in Munich, Germany. Established in 2010, the firm invests in fast-growing SMEs in Europe and particularly in the German-speaking region with great potential for digitalization. The assets of the firm are managed and governed by an executive management team.
Direct Investment
Munich, Germany
- Companies need to be profitable and generate between EUR 50-500m
Evolutiq is a privately held, multi-family office based in Köln, Germany. Established in 2020, the firm is a Cologne-based, independent investment management company that invests in investments and real estate assets in order to sustainably expand and strengthen its market position. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Cologne, Germany
- Startups
Extorel is a private equity and venture capital firm focused on investments in the semiconductor, information and web technology and clean-tech environment sectors. The firm was incorporated in 1997 and is based in Munich, Germany.
Single-Family Office
Munich, Germany
- Information & Web Technology Startups- Investment sum: EUR 1-3m
FORUM Family Office (FFO) is a single-family office based in Munich, Germany. Established in 1997, the firm's mission is to invest its fortune in companies that combine a unique business model with a competitive advantage into a business franchise. FFO manages the assets of a Munich family. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Munich, Germany
- Startups with Subscription Business Models- Industries: Healthcare, Software- Revenue of at least EUR 5m or EUR 1m EBIT- Investment size: EUR 5-50m
Franz Haniel & Cie is a Multi-Family Office based in Duisburg, Germany. Established in the year 1756, they combine the values and long-term alignment of a family-owned company with the flexibility and professionalism of a private equity investor with an aim to become the leading German family equity company. The assets are managed by its executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Duisburg, Germany
- Investment Focus:People: Companies that help humans to live a better lifePlanet: Sustainability, Circular EconomyProgress: Robotics, Industrial Tech, Logistics
Gutermann Family Office is a single-family office of Mr. Thomas Gütermann based in Gutach, Germany. The firm specializes in structuring and offering direct investments to large private equity companies. It assists its clients through the entire investment process by providing them the relevant company information, organization of stocks, negotiation of contracts and the finalization of the transaction. The firm operates from the U.S. as Christmann-Gutermann Family Office. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Gutach, Germany
- Market Cap of over EUR 1bn needed
Kjup Capital is a single-family office based in Hamburg, Germany. Established in 2015, the firm is focused on direct investments into small and mid-cap companies and real estate in Germany, as well as global investments into private equity funds and private equity real estate funds. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Hamburg, Germany
n/a
RM Beteiligungsverwaltung is a single family office based in Bad Homburg, Germany. It is the investment company of the entrepreneur and private investor Dr. Roland Metzger. The company invests primarily in early-stage companies. The assets of the firm are managed and governed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Bad Homburg, Germany
- Early Stage companies- Industry agnostics
SK Management- und Beteiligungs (SK - MB) is a single-family office for the Kiener family based in Baden-Baden, Germany. Established in 2013, the firm is the private asset management of the Kiener family and consists of various investment companies in the areas of real estate, financial investments, and company holdings as well as the Sigmund Kiener Foundation. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Baden-Baden, Germany
- Startups with more than 100 employees or EUR 15m in revenues- B2B-Services, FinTech, MarTech & E-Commerce
Stinson GmbH is a Single Family Office based in Offenbach, Germany. Established in the year 2012, they specialize in sustainable investments. The assets are managed by its executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Offenbach, Germany
- Startups: entrepreneurial focus, a high development potential and a focus on sustainability.
1788 Capital Trust is a multi-family office based in Geneva, Switzerland. The firm provides asset management, wealth planning, and multi-family office services on a worldwide basis to high net worth individuals and families and their advisors. The assets of the firm are managed and governed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Geneva, CH
- Medical technologies, industrial automation, food chain sustainability, cybersecurity, fintech, blockchain and energy efficiency
Ammer Capital is a multi-family office based in Zug, Switzerland. Established in 2018, the firm provides asset management and family office services to technology entrepreneurs. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Zug, CH
n/a
Wille Finance is a family office based in Switzerland. Established in 2007, the firm seeks to invest in three main asset classes: real estate, listed assets, and direct venture capital. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Baar, CH
- Early stage investments focus on Europe and life sciences as well as information and communication technology
Winterberg Group is a multi-family office based in Zug, Switzerland. Established in 2011, the firm executes two investment strategies: mature stage buyouts and provision of early-stage growth capital. The assets are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Zug, CH
- Growth capital for start-ups (invests primarily in seed/series A financing rounds and places particular emphasis on exponential growth for portfolio companies)- Geographically, the family office focuses on the USA, Europe and South Africa- Industries: Transport & Mobility, Internet of Things, Health and Fitness and Cyber Security
Armada Investment Group (Armada) is a single-family office based in Kusnacht, Switzerland. Armada is the family office of the Aegerter Family. Established in 2000, the firm specializes in equity investments in the early, growth stage and special situation financing. It provides capital for the expansion of the business and not buying out third parties or parts of the entrepreneur's stake. The firm also invests in alternative assets and hedge funds and provides advisory, asset allocation, and manager selection services. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Single-Family Office
Zurich, CH
n/a
Horizon21 is a multi-family office based in Pfaeffikon, Switzerland. Established in 2004, the firm offers services that include investment opportunities, alternative investments, portfolio management, compliance, and controlling function, and family office. The firm specializes in the fund of fund investments. It seeks to invest in seed, startup, early venture, mid venture, late venture, and middle market. Additionally, the firm invests in the buyout, mature, turnaround, private equity funds, and publicly-listed private equity funds of funds. The assets of the firm are managed by the executive management team.
Multi-Family Office
Pfaeffikon, CH
n/a
Saber GmbH is a family office that invests in venture capital, private equity and real estate. The firm is an active investor in private growth companies across diverse sectors, favoring recurring revenue, capital efficiency and proactive teams. The firm offers its experience and network to provide individualized support to its portfolio investments, with the goal of helping others in building strong, sustainable companies. Entrepreneurial spirit and passion for action encourage the firm to find multi-industrial synergy in its investments. Saber GmbH is active in Europe, the US, and Israel.
Single-Family Office
Vienna, AT
- Geography: Europe, US and Israel- Industry-agnostic but have developed sector-specific focus in the areas of Biotech, Fintech and Cleantech- Series A+