- April 3, 2017Closing executed: Deutsche Telekom AG (DTAG) completes €600m divestment of STRATO to United Internet and Warburg Pincus. DTCP advised on the transaction.
The acquisition of Berlin-based hosting service provider STRATO by a holding jointly owned by United Internet and Warburg Pincus, has been closed after regulatory clearance from the German Federal Cartel Office was obtained in February.
"Israeli entrepreneurs should look to Europe for customers and investors", said Deutsche Telekom CEO Tim Höttges at Geektime Conference in Israel. During his Israel visit he met with DTCP's Israeli portfolio companies and investment partner Guy Horowitz, "Israel Cyber companies are the centre of our focus", stated Höttges. To find more exclusive pictures and news on Tim Höttges' visit to DTCP's Israeli portfolio companies, follow @TelekomCapital on Twitter.
- November 14, 2016
SafeBreach's Continuous Security Validation Platform Wins in the 2016 Editor's Choice Category.
The annual CRN® awards honor standout hardware, software or services that have helped to move the IT industry forward. In compiling the 2016 Tech Innovator Award list, CRN editors evaluated 230 products across 27 technology categories using several criteria, including: technological advancements, uniqueness of features and potential to help solution providers solve end users' IT challenges.
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"Deutsches Publikum scheut Wagnis": https://www.boersen-zeitung.de/index.php?li=1&artid=2016190059
"Ein "Blueprint für Europa"": https://www.boersen-zeitung.de/index.php?li=1&artid=2016190062
- September 30, 2016
Telekom Capital publishes first impressions of its office inauguration event in Hamburg’s HafenCity. A drone camera delivers videos of speakers Tim Höttges, Olaf Scholz and Vicente Vento, as well as guests and a 360° view of DTCP's global headquarters.
On 15 September 2016, Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP) formally inaugurated its global headquarters in Hamburg, Germany. Picture (from left to right): Tim Höttges, CEO of Deutsche Telekom AG, Olaf Scholz, First Mayor of the City of Hamburg, Vicente Vento, Co-Founder and CEO of DTCP.
- July 26, 2016Reuters Interview - Vicente Vento on DTCP's investment approach, recent deals, and the future industry outlook
Reuters reports that Deutsche Telekom's venture capital arm has sold two assets in the technology branch at returns of more than 100 percent. In a personal interview with CEO Vicente Vento, Reuters explores more details on DTCP's investment scope and strategy. DTCP is looking for disruptive and defendable business models such as cyber security, artificial intelligence, and SaaS. The company follows a strategic, structured approach to valuations; We do not go for "gut feeling", says Vento.
Christian Götz, Head of Technology, media, entertainment & telecoms at BDO explores how traditional telecoms companies can learn from the disruptive power of innovative technology startups.
He states that innovative collaboration projects like Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners may uncover the next rapid growth areas for the telecoms sector in the near future and that traditional telecoms need to invest into innovation, and learn from the disruptive power of Startups.
The Tel Aviv startup is developing technology to let audiences at home or directors in the studio see replays at any angle they want. It’s Intel’s third big Israeli acquisition in the last few years.
Just a week ago, the young sports company Replay Technologies announced it reeled in $13.5 million for what seems like the ultimate tech for the obsessive sports fan: Matrix-like instant replays from any angle.
When German communications giant Deutsche Telekom last year helped to launch a new investment firm, it opened an office in Menlo Park and put its former M&A chief in charge, Vicente Vento.
Vento's unit takes over the venture activity Deutsche Telekom had been doing since 1998 through T- Venture, but his new group is designed to be more independent.