Nordwind Capital, a German based technology-focused growth capital investor, announces the first closing of its new growth fund NC Growth Fund I with a target size of € 160 million. Since 2012, Nordwind Capital is one of the most active growth capital providers in the German-speaking region for the high growth technology ecosystem. In its previous deal-by-deal structure, Nordwind Capital supported more than 10 technology companies.
Nordwind Capital has an extensive track record in backing leading entrepreneurs to scale and expand their businesses faster, bringing strategic value, operational support, and a broad international network. The firm has been instrumental in supporting market and category leading companies, such as Productsup, Saal Digital, B2B Media Group, trbo as well as the most recent investment in smapOne, a German-based no-code platform.
The new fund will continue Nordwind Capital’s mission of backing rapidly growing technology companies, across software, hardware, tech-enabled services, and e-commerce sectors, by leading investment rounds of € 10 to 40 million in equity in primary and secondary transactions. Since the foundation, the firm has primarily focused on investing in technology companies in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland. The diverse Nordwind Capital team, based in Munich, German, is committed to be an active business partner to their portfolio companies.
Due to the strong interest by potential Limited Partners, the Nordwind Capital expects to close at the target size and hard cap of € 160 million by summer 2022.
About Nordwind Capital (NC Growth Fund)
Nordwind Capital is a German based technology-focused growth capital investor focusing on leading, fast growing technology companies headquartered in Germany, Austria, or Switzerland. Nordwind Capital currently has € 500 million assets under management in the main sectors software, eCommerce, media & communications, and tech-enabled services. The firm supports companies with equity investments ranging from € 10 to 40 million.