HeidelbergCapital was founded mid 2007. The company is jointly managed by Dr. Clemens Doppler and Prof. Dr. Martin Weiblen, former Managing Director of a multi-billion family office in London/U.K. and advisor to several Life Science-Funds. Dr. Clemens Doppler is a former Partner at 3i, the British Private Equity Group. The New York based Private Equity Investor Auda has committed c150m USD for the first fund, HeidelbergCapital Private Equity Fund I.

The portfolio of HeidelbergCapital ranges from investments in later stage venture companies with a proven business model to established mid-size operations. As an active partner, HeidelbergCapital supports the companies in strategic business decisions, but also provides, where appropriate, funding for further growth.