High-Tech Gründerfonds

ECBF: Investment pro

The European Circular Bio­economy Fund, which aims to provide financing for innovative circular bioeconomy companies and projects in the EU and in countries associated with the Horizon 2020 programme, will be headed by Michael Brandkamp.

ECBF Management GmbH was selected as the €250m fund’s investment advisor. Brandkamp, who graduated in economics in 1994, is an institution in financing high-tech start-ups in Germany. He has been managing investments for more than 20 years. Until 2004, he was Deputy Managing Director of tbg Technologie Beteiligungsgesellschaft. He joined High-Tech Gründerfonds, where he is the managing director, 14 years ago.