For Founders from Fraunhofer Institutes

In case you plan to start your own company out of Fraunhofer, the earlier you get in touch with us the better we can support.

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For Start-Ups using or looking for Fraunhofer Technology

In case you are looking for Fraunhofer Technology and early-stage funding, just get connected with us.

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Our Start-Ups represent a
wide range of Deep Tech

Fund Volume

EUR 60 M

FTTF is financing partner for Deep Tech Start-Ups using Fraunhofer technologies.


EUR 250 K - 1 M

We invest from pre-seed to early stage.



In follow-on financing rounds, we can provide additional funding of up to EUR 5m.

We’re backed by the European Investment Fund and Fraunhofer

FTTF is supported by InnovFin Equity, with the financial backing of the European Union under Horizon 2020 Financial Instruments and the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) set up under the Investment Plan for Europe. The purpose of EFSI is to help support financing and implementing productive investments in the European Union and to ensure increased access to financing.

EIF+Fraunhofer with FTTF

We support founders and start-ups with a profund expertise to set-up the company and business-model right from scratch


30+ years of co-founding, managing and operating Deep Tech Start-Ups from foundation to exit.


Fast implementation of investments and on-site support through offices in Munich, Bonn and Freiburg.


Cooperation with Fraunhofer incubator programs AHEAD and CoLab as well as its 70+ Institutes.


Broad network of investors for follow-on financing rounds and strong link to Fraunhofers tec-ecosystem.

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And it has worked out well...

30 years of managing Fraunhofer spin-offs and co-founding of high-tech companies

If you're not sure your company fits, contact us anyway.

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