Hasso Plattner Ventures (HPV) was founded on July 1st, 2005 in Potsdam, Germany. Our mission, instilled by our main investor, Prof. Dr. h.c. Hasso Plattner, founder and chairman of software giant SAP, is to support and inspire young software and IT entrepreneurs in the successful transformation of their ideas into sustainable and viable products and companies, in Germany and abroad. At Hasso Plattner Ventures, we believe that hard-working, goal-oriented and passionate entrepreneurs deserve only the best conditions when pursuing their dreams. Our comprehensive international network, spanning the globe and ranging from the major software industries to other business and venture capital partners, provides us with a global reach and access to the right people in the right places. Through our team’s extensive experience; we are able to set the ground for not only financial and professional success, but personal and creative growth as well.