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  • Meet our new investment partner!

    Stefan Nagel is our new team member at Round2 Capital Partners. Stefan has been Associate Principal at McKinsey, owns LTV mbH and kaze ventures GmbH and is an expert in management consulting, business development and financial modeling. We are pleased to welcome him on board at Round2. Connect with Stefan here. More info about Round2…

  • Round2 Talk Stockholm w/ Saeid Esmaeilzadeh!

    On May 31st we’re launching the Round2 Lab in Stockholm and would like to celebrate the start of our program together with you at our networking event Round2 Talk with Saeid Esmaeilzadeh (Co-Founder Serendipity Group). As a serial entrepreneur, Saeid Esmaeilzadeh established and managed a range of research-intensive companies in various industries within the last years. Saeid holds a…

  • The Grand Finale of Round2 Lab Vienna 2017/2018

    With our Grand Finale we rounded off the first Vienna Round2 Lab. The participating companies presented their individual Roadmaps to Growth based on their learnings from the program and received feedback from a jury of seasoned investors. All participants and the jury members scored the company presentations and here is the outcome: Round2 Capital Austrian…

    Round2 Lab networks with KPMG

    Together with our partner KPMG we hosted another networking opportunity for the Round2 Lab participants. At the KPMG office in Vienna every partaking business was being presented by the Round2 Lab class of 2017/2018, followed by casual networking chats with potential investors and experts. What is the biggest benefit of Round2 Lab? Ask our partners…

  • Round2Lab’s Isabella Hermann wins Investment Award

    We are proud to announce that Round2Lab co-founder Isabella Hermann-Schön won the Austrian 2018 female Investment Award in the category “international”! The innovative investment approach introduced by Round2 Capital Partners as well as Isabella Hermann-Schön’s involvement in supporting female entrepreneurs were awarded at the Austrian Female Investment Summit in January 2018. Find out more about…

  • Why small innovative companies have the hardest time obtaining financing

    When we talk to young, fast growing companies about their business, we are often struck by the amount of trouble they have to obtain external financing. Particularly companies that grow up based on digital business models appear to have a harder time than other young companies to get bank financing. Being built on software and…

  • How to: Financial Analysis using the DuPont formula

    Shareholders of all firms want to achieve sustainable high return on equity (ROE) and even though the drivers will be very different, visualizing operating profits and cash flows as well as the required (or available) capital structure in a systematic way can be useful to better understand the creation of value. Start-ups may initially have…

  • Our Round2Lab application is open now!

    Round2Lab provides entrepreneurs expert advise on how to design and implement a successful scale-up strategy. Please carefully read our conditions of participation and the information for applicants. Successful participants will be informed on the 22 September 2017 latest. Please note that the participation in Round2Lab requires a fee of 1.500,- Euro per company, which has…

  • Isabella Hermann-Schön & Christian Czernich // VC-Magazin

    Christian Czernich and Isabella Hermann-Schön were featured in VC-Magazin and gave some insights in their approach of overcoming the financing gap as well as on their company Round2 Capital partners. You can read the full article here!

  • The SME funding gap in Austria – are we making progress?

    Because of their impact on growth, both economic growth and growth in employment, there is a lot of discussion about what needs to be done to support SMEs, small and medium sized enterprises. They make up the vast majority of all companies and contribute about 2/3 of employment and economic value added in Europe. Since…