seed.start.scale

Smart Corporate Venture Capital to scale up your business

ABOUT US

Ceravis is the strategic investment arm of a group of shareholders also owning the Hirschvogel Automotive Group. Ceravis is investing in cutting edge technologies mainly focusing on industrial applications.

The familiy-owned Hirschvogel Automotive Group, headquartered in Denklingen nearby Munich, Germany, is among the world’s largest automotive suppliers in the area of sophisticated functional components. Its customers include all renowned automotive manufacturers and suppliers worldwide. The consolidated sales of the Group with plants in Germany, USA, China, India, Poland and Mexico exceeded one billion euros in 2017. The number of employees was about 5,300. Figures which speak for themselves – and for the Hirschvogel Automotive Group.

WHAT WE DO

Seed

Ideation, Concepting, Work Space, Incubation

Start

Building/Prototyping, Validating, Product-Market Fit, Start of Production, Venture Capital

Scale

Diversification, Internationalization, Growth Capital

fasttrack

Just launched: the fasttrack acceleration program - pairing family businesses with startups, that focus on B2B industrial applications

WHAT WE LOOK FOR

  • SMART FACTORY
  • E-MOBILITY
  • SMART MOBILITY
  • ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
  • NEW MATERIALS
  • BIG DATA
  • SMART PRODUCTS
  • ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING
  • SMART ENERGY

WHAT WE OFFER

With our long-term strategic intention we partner with entrepreneurs building companies across all stages. We invest into great entrepreneurs developing scaleable products and services for industrial applications with a solid business model.

Expertise in…

  • process management
  • quality management
  • supply-chain management
  • automation
  • forging
  • tooling & machining
  • large-scale production
  • state of the art development tools
    (CAD, REM, FEM)

Access to…

  • our global partners and reference customers (OEMs & TIER1)
  • our engineering community, -resources and -experts
  • our global production facilities in forging & machining
  • assembly and additive manufacturing

Support in…

  • the development of product-market fit
  • connecting with Hirschvogel experts
  • improving business models
  • scaling up your business
  • prototyping
  • international market expansion
  • the set up of pilot projects with us as a reference customer

TEAM

Florian Geretshuber

Joscha Stork

Fabian Pfettrisch

Philipp Steinhöfel

Michael Strommer

Dr. Felix Haller

Birgit Lederer

Join the team

Currently there are no vacant positions, but we are preparing new vacancies shortly.

CONTACT

Feel free to reach out to us

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WHERE TO FIND US

Am Penzinger Feld 13
86899 Landsberg am Lech
+49-151-2893-7019
birgit.lederer@ceravis.ventures