We selectively invest in early-stage startups. Our focus is on products, services and enablers with a strategic connection to Deutsche Telekom’s network and data assets. We’re particularly interested in startups that focus on High Speed and Low Latency Connections, Connected Life and Work, Big Data, and other new Horizons of Tech – check out our Focus Areas below!

If you are building technology that can support or disrupt the future of telecommunications, we want to hear from you. Pitch to us!


Future Connectivity

The next gigabit society is coming, enabled by future connectivity. We are looking for startups working with massive broadband connectivity (5G) or ultra low latency (Edge), campus networks, smart narrowband technology (LTE-M, NB-IoT) or further enhancing their solutions with AI.

Connected Life & Work

Soon, everything around us will be connected, from our homes to our workplaces and beyond. We’re excited to work with startups in the areas of smart home, voicification, entertainment, AR/VR, consumer IoT (tracking and tracing, wearables) and industrial IoT (efficient manufacturing, logistics, smart buildings)

The Next Next

Next stop: transformative new tech with the potential power to disrupt telco! After all, innovations like blockchain, material and neuroscience, human machine interfaces and quantum computing are all areas which have barely been explored. Surprise us with the “next next.”

the TEAM

  • Florian Steger

    Investment Director

  • Konrad Sowa

    Investment Manager

  • Oskar Łopalewski

    Investment Analyst

  • Elena Bogdanova

    Investment Fund Finance & Controlling Manager

  • Nate Sztrum


our startup portfolio

  • CiValue

  • Contiamo

  • Excalibur

  • Flexperto

  • M2MGo

  • Reparando

  • Teraki

  • Texel

  • Twyla

  • Unigluko

  • Vigour

  • Blinkist

  • Reputami

  • Treatwell

  • CloudStorm

  • Ecoisme

  • eParkomat

  • HypeLabs

  • JustTAG

  • Ubirch