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Acton Capital Closes ACTON VI, at €225M

Acton Capital, a Munich, Germany-based venture capital firm, closed Acton VI, at €225M to invest throughout Europe and Canada.

Led by Dominik Alvermann, Managing Partner, Acton Capital backs companies in their early growth phase, with a focus on startups developing sustainable scaling strategies rooted in proven business models.

Acton Fund VI has already invested in:

  • Henchman (Belgium), which provides an AI-driven knowledge tool for lawyers that helps optimise and digitise legal professionals’ workflows.
  • Klaus (Estonia), which offers a quality assurance solution that helps enterprises drive revenue through excellence in customer service.
  • ECO Group (Germany), which is a platform that allows purpose-driven eco-brands to reach consumers with a curated selection of healthy and environmentally conscious home and beauty products.
  • Seatti (Germany), which develops a hybrid workforce management software, organising office space in a hybrid environment while fostering team collaboration.
  • Skribble (Switzerland), which provides a Swiss e-signature service enabling a digital document workflow, fully compliant under the highest EU and Swiss standards.

Since 1999, Acton Capital has backed some category defining startups in both the B2B and the consumer space, and has supported close to 100 companies on their way to market leadership, including Mambu, HomeToGo, SoSafe, Knix, Vimcar, Zooplus, Audibene, AlphaSights, Etsy, Clio and Mytheresa. 

Notable exits in the past 12 months include:

  • Mobility scaleup Vimcar (Germany) to US financial investor Battery
  • Inclusive dtc brand Knix (Canada) to global hygiene company Essity

The new fund brought Acton Capital’s total capital close to €1 billion. 

VCWire

08/11/2023