VCDE Venture Partners


What We Do

About us

A few words about us

VCDE Venture Partners was started in 2008 in Frankfurt/Germany and is a leading growth equity investment firm with a clear focus on technology companies in the field of software, the internet, mobile telecommunications and IT business services.

Our main purpose is to build and develop successful growth companies. By partnering with outstanding entrepreneurs and management teams delivers true value beyond financing and pro-actively works with portfolio companies to accelerate growth.

We look for companies, that have a proven business model and through a strong value proposition address large markets and deliver real value to their customers be it consumers or enterprises. Out entrepreneurs’ fund “” is funded by 150 European tech entrepreneurs, founders and industry veterans. It constitutes one of the strongest and most value adding business networks in Europe with an excellent platform for an exchange of expertise and know-how between investors, the fund and its portfolio companies.




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Fund Facts

We are eager to invest in highly successful and technologically advanced companies. With our network of nearly 150 entrepreneurial investors, we provide more than just capital.




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We seek to invest in exceptional technology. Have a look at our portfolio.


After all, you only find out who is swimming naked when the tide goes out.

Warren Buffett - Founder Berkshire Hathaway

Our Team

VCDE Venture Partners comprises a team of experienced investment professionals.

Andreas Thümmler

Andreas Thümmler

Managing Director View Details
Malte von der Ropp

Malte von der Ropp

Managing Director View Details
Ralf Döbert

Ralf Döbert

Treasury View Details
Andreas Thümmler

Andreas Thümmler

Managing Director
Malte von der Ropp

Malte von der Ropp

Managing Director
Ralf Döbert

Ralf Döbert



GrowthCon is one of the most exclusive investors and entrepreneurs conferences in Europe. Being by invitation-only, GrowthCon offers access to great insights by innovative minds.


With around 400 selected guests, GrowthCon is an exclusive platform to maintain your relationships to decision-makers in the tech industry or to even build new ones.


Keynotes, panel discussions and company presentations provide an in-depth experience of the current trends in technology and venture capital.


GrowthCon loves exciting new technology and therefore offers their creators a stage to present newest innovations and trends in technology. 


Finally, GrowthCon is a meet-up for investors and therefore the best place to seek capital for your next funding round. But be aware, we are Growth-Stage only.

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