Shaping the future of additive manufacturing

Revolutionizing water filtration through additive manufacturing

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Mrz 10, 2023
The team around Chris Wyres, Craig Clement and Andrew Walker has mastered the barrier to higher membrane productivity by combining advanced materials science and additive manufacturing. Evove’s membrane technologies a...

Have you ever heard of the word ubuntu?

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Feb 17, 2023
Most people who visit our office in Starnberg, look at our value wall and wonder what “ubuntu” stands for. While the first two principles “curiosity” and “conviction” are easy to read and no further explanation is nee...

Revolutionizing large-scale additive manufacturing of light-weight metal parts

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Dez 06, 2022
We are thrilled to announce AM Ventures’ initial investment in Fortius Metals Inc. Founded by the trailblazing Jeff Lints, Fortius Metals has mastered the robotic welding and large format printing of high-strength alu...

Interview with the fAMily - MetShape

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Nov 28, 2022
If you are interested in more insights about LMM technology and MetShape's position and vision - read more about our portfolio company in's article.

Scaling the impact of AM through collaboration. A conversation with Arno Held, Managing Partner of AM Ventures

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Okt 24, 2022
Additive manufacturing is a fast-growing tech vertical, still only at the beginning of its promising journey. It’s an area that has the potential to impact the future of how societies develop, offering more sustainabl...

Additive manufacturing startups - what are the key factors for success?

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Okt 17, 2022
Startups have been contributing to major technological innovation in the evolving additive manufacturing (AM) industry. By disrupting how companies are designed, these pioneers are driving AM toward industrial maturit...

Podcast Startup Insider - AM Ventures reaches €100m target for its venture capital fund

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Jul 27, 2022
Have you listened to the latest podcast episode of Startup Insider? In the latest episode, our Managing Partner Arno Held talks to Jan Thomas about the final closing of our EUR 100m venture capital fund. Engineers b...

AM Ventures closes oversubscribed €100m venture capital fund with focus on industrial 3D printing

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Jul 20, 2022
AM Ventures, the global leader in venture capital for additive manufacturing (AM), announces the final closing of its venture capital fund focuses on industrial 3D printing. The oversubscribed fund closes at €100m har...

Podcast Additive Snack - How startups are shaping the future of additive manufacturing

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Apr 05, 2022
Are you curious about how startups are shaping the future of additive manufacturing? Then listen to this great conversation between Fabian Alefeld and our managing partner Arno Held in the latest Additive Snack podcas...

Interview with the fAMily - Conflux

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Mrz 21, 2022
Positive and affirming review of not only Conflux's current situation but also where the team around Michael Fuller is likely to be headed in the coming years.

Revolutionizing ultra-high resolution additive manufacturing

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Feb 15, 2022
We are very proud to lead Scrona Ltd.’s Series A investment round together with TRUMPF Venture, Verve Ventures and Manz GmbH Management Consulting and Investment Founded by Patrick Galliker, Martin Schmid and Julian ...

Revolutionizing sinter-based metal additive manufacturing for serial production

by: Alexander Schmoeckel
Feb 08, 2022
We are super excited to announce AM Ventures’ EUR 2.5 m Series A investment in Headmade Materials GmbH Founded by the trailblazing founders Christian Staudigel, Christian Fischer, Marius Geldner, CFA and Christian Fi...

Upcoming Events

RAPID + TCT Conference

All of the Latest 3D Technologies. All of the Experts. All in One Place. RAPID + TCT’s unparalleled exhibit floor and conference make it the can’t-miss event of the year! Connect with the entire additive manufacturing industry and discover the solutions and applications to take your projects to the next level, May 2-4 in Chicago.

Rapid.Tech 3D

The Rapid.Tech 3D is the future-oriented pioneering event of the AM scene at Erfurt Trade Fair and will take place from May 9th to 11th, 2023. The event offers a successful triad of specialist congress, exhibition and networking opportunities for the AM industry. In addition to being a broad information platform, Rapid.Tech 3D is also a creative meeting place for start-ups as well as for experts and industry giants of additive manufacturing. The trade exhibition for all aspects of the additive process chain complements the high-class and strongly user-oriented congress with suitable opportunities for networking and exchange, e.g. at various evening events or on the lecture stage of the 3D Printing Conference.

Formnext forum

Formnext Forum: Austin is the first in a series of events to drive industrial 3D printing innovation and growth in the Americas. Hosted in one of the world’s most tech-forward manufacturing communities, Formnext Forum: Austin, will connect leaders from across the industrial additive manufacturing supply chain.

Formnext – Where ideas take shape.

Did you know that together with our portfolio companies we will have the largest exhibition space at this year’s Formnext – Where ideas take shape? As the hub for Additive Manufacturing, Formnext is the international meeting point for industrial 3D printing experts and production professionals from a wide range of application industries. With the trade show in Frankfurt as well as content throughout the year, Formnext bundles expertise and creates a unique experience focused on an intensive, professional exchange and access to the latest AM solutions. This combination enables the community to actively shape the next generation of intelligent industrial production.

We believe in people with great ideas

We invest in the people developing next-level technologies, not just in technology alone.