The TRUMPF Group is looking for collaborations with start-ups developing or providing innovative solutions in sustainable technologies and smart factory, including the evolution from hardware to services businesses.
Key topics of interest
Industrial applications for Circular Economy, including the detection and sorting of organic materials and nanowaste
Energy Efficiency and Energy Conversion
Industrial Water Treatment and Water Cleaning Solutions
Connectivity for Industrial Applications
Smart Factory from hardware to services businesses
Enter into the selection process with TRUMPF
to grow your business through development cooperation, goto market partnership and access to funding
Apply before 7 May 2020
To enter into the selection process, please fill in the application form so your company can be introduced to TRUMPF team. We strongly encourage you to start your application form as soon as possible.
Ask your questions on 28 April at 5:00 pm CEST
To guide you through the selection process, the TRUMPF Venture team will introduce you TRUMPF activities and TRUMPF Venture investment policy during an open web-meeting. The topic and interest in sustainable technologies and smart factory will be detailed
Pre-selected companies will be invited to send a more detailed presentation. All applicants will receive feedback by BLUMORPHO team. Companies expressing their interest in collaborating with TRUMPF at late dates in the process might not have the time to be evaluated by the TRUMPF team.
Invitation to TRUMPF Venture Forum on 6 October 2020
Among the selected companies for collaboration, 15 will be invited to join the Internal TRUMPF Venture Forum in Ditzingen (Germany) to introduce their activities to the TRUMPF Management and Business Units and to define collaboration roadmap during dedicated meetings
During the TRUMPF Venture Forum 2019, CYR3CON got introducted to TRUMPF Venture. In January 2020, the AI powered cybersecurity startup closed its first priced equity financing with the participation of TRUMPF Venture.
The high-technology company TRUMPF offers production solutions in the machine tool and laser sectors. It is driving digital connectivity in manufacturing industry through consulting, platform and software offers. TRUMPF is the world technological and market leader for machine tools used in flexible sheet metal processing, and also for industrial lasers.
In 2018/19 the company – which has about 14,500 employees – achieved sales of 3.8 billion euros. With over 70 subsidiaries, the TRUMPF Group is represented in nearly all the countries of Europe, North and South America, and Asia. It has production facilities in Germany, France, Great Britain, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, the Czech Republic, the USA, Mexico, China and Japan.
About TRUMPF Venture
TRUMPF Venture invests in early stage and growth companies who are complementing the TRUMPF innovation. As states Dieter Kraft, “the success of our portfolio companies is our success”. Therefore, TRUMPF Venture is taking an active investor role to support the growth of the portfolio companies. TRUMPF Venture enables market access, ease of industrialization and offers the opportunity to cooperate with TRUMPF business units as an option. TRUMPF Venture is positioned as Venture capital investor as well as strategic partner to create future industrial leadership.